Graphic Designer Depicts the Worst Reviews of U.S. National Parks

Amber Share is a talented graphic designer and calligrapher who likes exploring nature. Besides working with big and small businesses, the artist has launched her project titled Subpar Parks, where she illustrates one-star reviews of America’s national parks.

Before starting her Instagram account, she always had in the back of her mind a personal goal to depicts all 62 Natural Parks located in the U.S. However, she never imagined that her drawings would have such a unique twist.

“For each park, I hand letter a line from the one-star reviews alongside my illustration of each park, as my way of putting fun and beautiful twist on the negativity,” she shared in a statement on her website.

With her fun images, Share attracted a lot of followers, with more than 355,000 people viewing her posts on Instagram. And her work has been published in various media, both local and international. Including O Magazine, the Wall Street Journal, the Boston Globe, the LA Times,,, Buzzfeed, Atlas Obscura, and more.

We hope that you enjoy our top picks. Follow Share’s work if you would like to see more.