Marc Nelson

marc_artshowMarc Nelson is an artist and teacher. In December 2016, his drawings about the Syrian conflict were featured on CNN, TRT, and the BBC among other media outlets. Recently, his portrait of Sophie Scholl was selected for Issue #04 of the Vegan Good Life magazine. He has also had several shows at the Quad City Arts Center in Rock Island, Illinois. Visit his personal website at

Marc has created cover art for several books, including The Trojan Peace: First Light and The Trojan Peace: Half-Light, which were written by his wife, Jill Bartelt (visit her author site here). His other cover art credits include Wobblies on the Waterfront by Peter Cole and The Adventures of Captain Kitchen by Shawn Oetzel. His work also appears in Celebrate People’s History by Josh MacPhee.