Erin Nielson is a freelance illustrator in McKinney, Texas. She currently sells petportraits and prints, and illustrates for books and magazines. She loves to create imaginative and whimsical artwork (especially if she gets to include an animal or two in it), and her clients include BYU Independent Study, Who Chains You Publishing, and The Friend Magazine.
Erin's love of art started early, and she has been drawing for as long as she can remember. She attended college at Brigham Young University, and graduated with a BFA in illustration. Soon after graduating, Erin married her husband, Matt, and moved to Texas.