Mark Hoffmann is an award winning illustrator, painter and animator, whose work primarily focuses on naïve or even low-brow subjects. He is influenced by southern folk art and americana. He was raised in Minnesota (Go Snow!) and earned his BFA from Rhode Island School of Design, and MFA from Umass- Dartmouth. When Mark is not creating or teaching, he spends his free time looking for old junk and wood boxes at antique fairs. (Go Old Stuff!) He currently lives and works in Southern New Hampshire.