Nelson White is an artist and illustrator who was born in the small community of Flat Bay, Newfoundland as a member of the Flat Bay Mi’kmaq First Nation Band. His work can be found in several private and public collections in Nova Scotia, Ontario, Manitoba and Georgia. Nelson’s art has also appeared in various art galleries, colouring books, and magazines. Previously, Nelson worked in the American Hockey League and with NHL’s Central Scouting as well as Canada’s World Junior Hockey Program. Nelson currently lives in St. John’s, NL with his family, and an English bulldog named Higgins, Sami the cat and several fish.