Shaw Nielsen
Tel: 1.303.517.8065

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 w… Show more.

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Profile updated 26th July, 2022
Member since 4th March, 2010
Shaw's illustration has been featured in Communication Arts, 3x3 magazine, graced the cover of HOW Magazine, been the face of the LA Times Festival of Books, and has been honored b…
Disney, The New York Times, The Boston Globe, The Wall Street Journal, The LA Times Festival of Books,  Workman Publishing, Gallison Mudpuppy, Quarto Books, IBM, Transunion, ESPN,…
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Self-initiated: Solstice Stout Labels - I designed these labels for Elk Valley Brewing's Solstice Stouts, illustrating their seasonal beers inspired b... View Article
Auburn World Games 2022 Cover - This cover illustration is for the Auburn Alumni Association and is a map that highlights all the ways in whic... View Article
Highlights for Children ‘Build It’… I recently created this art for Highlights for Children for the "Build It" issue.... View Article
Opening Doors Cover Illustration for the Unive… I created this illustration for the University of Colorado's School of Arts and Sciences "Opening Doors" issue... View Article
Good News John Kransinki portrait for the New … This sunny portrait of John Kransinki was created for the New York Times and goes along with an article about ... View Article
National Parks of the United States of America… I recently illustrated this map, highlighting all of the varied and beautiful parks across the United States o... View Article
Convene Magazine Convention Center Maps - I created these maps for PCMA’s Convene magazine to highlight all of the fun and interesting places to v... View Article
Connecting your medical data could be the next… The silos that hold medical records are beginning to crumble. Medicare could speed it up.... View Article
Auburn Alumni Magazine – The World According… I recently illustrated this life map for Auburn alumnus Ron Sanders. He’s lived quite the life!... View Article
Harvard Public Health Review – Coffee Good, … This animated gif for the Harvard Public Health Review went along with a story about how drinking coffee reduc... View Article – Healthy Minds Healthy … These posters were created for the State of Colorado’s ‘Healthy minds, healthy lives’ initiative, which ... View Article
Wildflower Maps for Texas Highways Magazine - These maps for Texas Highway’s magazine explore all of the amazing places to view wildflowers around the... View Article – Dewar’s Holiday Animations - I created these animated e-cards for View Article
Be Thankful - Just a lil’ something to remind everyone to be thankful.... View Article
Convene Magazine Maps - I recently had the pleasure of working on a series of maps for Convene magazine, highlighting various attracti... View Article
Boston Globe – What I learned from my kids… For the Boston Globe: What I learned from my kids’ preschool teacher, spending time in my children’s class... View Article
Macworld – The State of Apple’s Ho… This illustration goes along with an article for Macworld about the current state of Mac’s IOT standard,... View Article – The Making of a Wrinkle Co… This illustration goes along with an article about a cultural anthropologist who stages a small rebellion by e... View Article
The New York Times – Private Profits From Pu… This illustration is for the New York Times ongoing series Bottom Line Nation, about how private equity firms ... View Article
The New York Times – How the Twinkie Made th… This illustration was created for the New York Times for an article titled ‘How the Twinkie Made the Super R... View Article
5280 – Political Polling in Real Time - This illustration for 5280 goes along with an article about a couple of Colorado entrepreneurs that have creat... View Article
Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association –… This map illustration, for the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, goes along with a story about a contest... View Article
Live Happy – Find Happiness In Your Headphon… These illustrations for Live Happy magazine go along with a story about how music has the ability to do wonder... View Article
Los Angeles Times – Festival of Books Poster… This poster was created for the LA Times Festival of Books. It’s a crazy cool event put on by the crazy cool... View Article
Kitchen & Bath Magazine Infographic - This infographic, for Kitchen & Bath magazine, was created to help readers decide if they should either re... View Article
Utah Division of Wildlife Resources – Ice Fi… This animation, for the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources, was created to remind everyone to get out of the ... View Article
Tepper School of Business – The Innovation E… This illustration is for Carnegie Melon’s Tepper school of business alumni magazine and is about the ‘inno... View Article
Public Service Announcements - These public service announcements are my way of trying to make the world a little bit better place. Read more... View Article
An Untapped Engine for New Business Growth, a … This illustration, for Investment Advisor Magazine, is about how financial advisors should be utilizing their ... View Article
The Joys of Living Green - The joys of living green are undeniable. Read more about… The Joys of Living Green... View Article
Snazzy New Map Illustration for the University… This map of Denver was created for the University of Denver Alumni magazine to highlight the growing number of... View Article
Washington Post Book World Illustrations - Snazzy new illustrations for the Washington Post’s Book World magazine.... View Article
Robot Holiday Ornament - To help everyone spread a little holiday joy this season I’ve created this folded paper robot ornament, free... View Article
Paul Bunyan And the Midnight Mischief - Here’s a new illustration and a bit O’ hand done type from a personal project I’m working on titled “P... View Article
Día de los Muertos Cut-Out Coffin | Shaw Niel… Día de los Muertos (or Day of the Dead in English) is a holiday that focuses on gatherings of family and frie... View Article
Shaw Nielsen | AARP Magazine, Wearing Red Make… This illustration for AARP Magazine went along with an article about how women subconsciously think of men who... View Article
Bordo Bello Promotional Illustration - This illustration was created to help promote a local charity, Bordo Bell, where artists and designers from ar... View Article
New Work for American Lawyer Magazine - When Joan Ferrell from American lawyer magazine called, asking for robots nonetheless, I was super excited! I... View Article
New Illustrations for HOW Magazine - There’s not much to be said about being asked to illustrate something for HOW magazine, one of the premier g... View Article
CareMobile Illustration - I recently had the pleasure of working with Jeff Piatt & Susan Limoncelli over at BD&E in Pittsburgh, ... View Article
Killer Robot - Killer robots were an often visited theme of my youth and this piece is a interpretation of a drawing from my ... View Article
Extra! Extra! 10 Story Tall man Attacks Downto… Attack of the Colossal Man is a recently launched make your own adventure website, complete with downloadable ... View Article