Nic is an author/illustrator of children’s picture books, graphic novels, comics and magazines. He’s a coffee lover and enjoys walking the trails with his husband and dachshund.

Growing up, he was inspired by Dr. Seuss, Calvin & Hobbes, Richard Scarry, The Far Side, Garfield, Animorphs and Goosebumps books. Nic earned his BFA in illustration while attending the Minneapolis College of Art and Design.

Now, his work has been published over 50 times in national children’s magazines like MUSE, A.S.K., and FACES. Author of the hit web comic, BEET AND PANDA, and self-published picture book, COCO WANTS A BURGER.

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Published Works

Web Comics

Beet and Panda, Available on WebToons – 2019, 2023

Ask Magazine

KidLit Feature – May 2020

Muse Magazine

KidLit Feature – February 2021

Faces Magazine

Cover Art – July 2018 – May 2021

Picture Books

Coco Wants a Burger, 2016


Pre-Published Works

Graphic Novels

Milkshake Heist, 2017

Soup Kitties, 2023