Carson Ellis

Illustration // Monday, February 20, 2012
Portland-based illustrator Carson Ellis was born in 1975 in Vancouver, Canada and raised in suburban New York, earning a BFA in Painting from the University of Montana. Providing illustrations for bestselling books and magazine editorials, she is also the illustrator-in-residence for her husband Colin Meloy's band The Decemberists, single-handedly crafting the group's unique and instantly recognizable visual identity.