Illustrator R.C. Nason, a professional artist for more than twenty years, is the recipient of the Hans Christian Anderson Award for Thumbelina. With extensive film credits for illustrating and painting for animated feature films, Rob specializes in translating a story line into exciting visuals. He has work with companies such as 20th Century Fox, Harper Collins, Hallmark and Sony, to name but a few. When away from his studio, he is sketching in the field for discovery and research, usually in the Lakes Region of New Hampshire or northern Ontario. Canadian by birth, Rob currently lives in the United States, and shares each adventure of his life with his two boys, Nick and Code.