Christine Nishiyama, artist
Hey y’all!

My name is Christine Nishiyama, and I live high up in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina with my husband (Declan), daughter (Butterbean), and grumpy old dog (Oni). You can contact me about art, projects, or whatever else ya want below!

EMAIL: christine@mightcouldstudios.com

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Christine Nishiyama is the author and/or illustrator of seven books, including the four book Layla and the Bots series published by Scholastic. She also self-published one indie children’s picture book and two indie craft books. Besides making books, she also writes weekly essays for her email newsletter and teaches online classes with more than 100,000 students. She believes making art is one of the best ways a person can spend their time and has dedicated her life to doing so and helping others do the same. She creates her art in a variety of mediums but especially loves drawing with Posca paint pens and Tombow brush pens.

Published Books

Indie Books