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Anne Yen

Freelance Animal Illustrator & Nature Animal Illustrator

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Merlin the Barred Owl - illustration in watercolor
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Old Man of the Woods - Fuscous - mycological term illustrated in watercolor and computer (for lettering)
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Coprinus Mushrooms - illustration in watercolor
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Northern Black Racer illustration using silkscreen, watercolor, and computer (for lettering)
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Anne Yen - Illustrator and Naturalist website
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About Me:
It's pretty simple. I love being outdoors and I make art about what I see outside. Raised in suburban Detroit, Michigan, I spent endless hours mucking around in the neighborhood pond. Birds, frogs, turtles and snakes provided endless fascination to me. Drawing them expanded the wonder even more and gave me a way to express and share that wonder.

To make the outdoors my workplace, I studied environmental science at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. Since graduating, I spent long sweaty seasons in the field on wildlife conservation and environmental restoration work in National Parks and other pubic lands of Hawai'i, Seattle and New York City. I got to tag sea turtles, mark snakes, count birds, propagate native plants and survey for mushrooms.

Recently, I achieved a Certificate...
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Chicago, Illinois, United States