Nidhi Chanani is a freelance illustrator and artist, and the owner of Everyday Love Art. She is currently working on her debut graphic novel, Pashmina, to be published by First Second Books in 2017. She recently illustrated Misty â€“ The Proud Cloud, a childrenâ€™s book by Hugh Howey.
Nidhi was born in Calcutta and raised in suburban southern California. She creates because it makes her happy â€“ with the hope that it can make others happy, too. In April of 2012 she was honored at the White House as aChampion of Change.
Her media appearances include CNNâ€™s Anderson Cooper 360 and BBC Radio. Her work has been featured on the Huffington Post, My Modern Met, Bored Panda, and India Times. Nidhi has worked with Disney, Paramount Pictures, ABC, Microsoft, State Farm Insurance and a variety of other clients. Everyday Love Art products are sold in retail shops across the country, including the San Francisco International Airport, Books Inc., and Therapy stores.
Nidhi dreams and draws every day with her husband, daughter and their two cats in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Meet Nick (aka Nidhi’s hubbahubba)
Nick has previously worked as a project manager in web and advertising for various large brands. He now works in his pajamas for the family business.
Role: Operations, marketing, tech, shows, office DJ, cat bed, and various kinds of support.
Fave place in San Francisco: AT&T park when the giants are playing or at home listening to vinyl.
How do you add love to your everyday: I cuddle with Nidhi and kitties.
If you were an animal: A bear because I would love to hibernate (with penguins).
Nickole is a recent graduate from University of California Davis with a bachelor’s degree in Art Studio. What Nickole loves about art is that it can be a personal outlet as well as a way to communicate and connect with others.
Role: Organizing office space, maintaining supplies, preparing for shows, sales associate, customer service, shipping and handling merchandise, and occasional cat feeder
Fave place in San Francisco: The lovely Yerba Buena Gardens because it’s peaceful and has great artwork
How do you add love to your everyday: Spending quality time with those that make me happy 🙂
If you were an animal: A mix of a Pegasus and a unicorn…and a slothâ€¦ and an alpacaâ€¦ and a catâ€¦In other words, a Pegaunilothacat