LAURA HINES is an artist and illustrator currently living and working in Flagstaff, AZ. In 2010 she earned a certificate in Natural Science Illustration from the University of Washington in Seattle, WA, and that same year she worked for the Cornell Lab of Ornithology in Ithaca, NY, as a Bartels Science Illustration Intern. In June of 2011, Laura participated in the School of Visual Art's summer residency program in Illustration and Visual Storytelling in New York, NY. She worked as an Assistant Illustration Editor at Juxtapoz Magazine, and has exhibited in Seattle, Tucson, NYC, Italy, and New Zealand. Her work has appeared in Creative Quarterly Magazine and Juxtapoz Magazine. She is currently a resident artist at Creative Gateways in Sedona, AZ.