Select illustrations from a picture book that ventures into the realm of imagination as a set of keys are passed down among three brothers.

Illustrations from a picture book that explores the formation of identity through the journey of a nameless figure.

A selection of illustrations for children's picture books.

A series of watercolors that explore the estrangement one can feel upon returning to a place they are supposed to call home.

A selection of oil and watercolor paintings.

Nate Christenson is an illustrator who paints vivid imagery with a touch of the fantastic.

He grew up in China with two brothers, studied drawing and painting at the Minneapolis College of Art and Design, and now lives in Ecuador with his wife, Britta and two Maine Coon cats, Bagheera and Baloo.