Lauren Marie Kean is an illustrator, graphic designer and photographer with a background in children's books, posters, and greeting cards.
Currently, she is a graphic designer and food photographer at Jimmy's Famous Seafood in Baltimore, MD. She also illustrates for KiwiCo Inc., a monthly subscription box that delivers age-appropriate STEAM projects for children ages 0-16+.
Lauren has illustrated publications such as "Honk Honk, Beep Beep!," "Parade Feathers," and "Tortoise and the Hare Run a Race," as well as posters, for Benchmark Education Publications and Newmark Learning.
Her illustration entitled "A Day at the Fair," was selected for the Society of Illustrators LA Illustration West 50 gallery exhibition in Los Angeles, California. Her work has also been displayed at the Noyes Museum of Art, and the Hammonton Arts Gallery in New Jersey.
Lauren received her BFA in Illustration from Montclair State University, and currently resides in the Baltimore, MD, area.