Chris Sickels

Chris Sickels is the force behind Red Nose Studio, where he creates an eccentric and inviting miniature world with puppets, textures and light.

Red Nose Studio’s illustrations appear in advertising, magazines, books, newspapers, packaging, character development, and animation, and his work has been featured in HOW, Print, Creativity, Communication Arts, and American Illustration. His work has been honored with gold and silver medals for both illustrative and motion work by The Society of Illustrators.

His stop-motion animated films have screened at various festivals including Los Angeles International Short Film Festival and Montreal Stop-Motion Film Festival. He authored and illustrated The Look Book, and has illustrated the children’s books Here Comes The Garbage Barge, The Beginner’s Guide to Running Away From Home, The Secret Subway, and the forthcoming Elvis Is King!


Past Presentations

2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008