Shaw Nielsen is a pretty snazzy illustrator whose work for both adults and children has helped bring a bit of sunshine to magazines, advertising, books, and newspapers around the world. His illustration has been featured in Communication Arts, 3×3 magazine, graced the cover of HOW Magazine, been the face of the LA Times Festival of Books, and has been honored by the Society of Illustrators of Los Angeles, and the Art Directors Club. He currently resides with his wife, a pack of dogs, and his family in the mountains of Colorado.