Nicholas Hong
Design & Illustration




His love for drawing began when he was a kid. He enjoyed expressing himself with his creative imagination through drawing tool and paper.

After first year of studying animation program at Sheridan Institute, he found his calling in art for animation and illustrations for picture book. After receiving a BA in Animation at Sheridan Institute in 2013, he made first step into Animation Studios in Vancouver, Canada, working as a designer and his clients are Nickelodeon and Dreamworks TV. In 2015, He had received Mentorship Award from Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators Conference in LA. In addition, working on Mural project for BC Children's hospital has also tremendous experience for him. These experience has encouraged him to pursue his illustrative style that tells stories with warm mood and emotion. He is now living in Montreal, Canada, working as a freelance art director for House of Cool Studio and also working as Visual development artist at Squeeze Animation.

He appreciates for every moment and is excited that he can create art pieces that make people happy and bring positive energy into environment for children and others.


2015 Summer LA Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrator Mentorship Award