Full name

Lauren Helton

Title

Staff Biologist & Scientific Illustrator

Location

Redmond, OR

Blurb

Artist, falconer, ecologist, and gamer, with an unhealthy obsession with birds both as study species and subjects for illustration.

Experience

Staff Biologist and Scientific Illustrator

The Institute for Bird Populations

Petaluma, CA · 2014 – Present

Illustrations published in PLoS One, Global Change Biology, Forest Ecology and Management, and multiple reports and IBP publications. Subjects include birds, bumble bees, insectivorous bats, and wood-boring beetles.

Specialties

illustration, scientific illustration, birds, wildlife, insects, ecology

Skills

Photoshop, Traditional media, Photography, Clay sculpture

Elsewhere