Self Portraits

Super Huskie Nick | View Work

It's me!

It's me, in the cartoon styles of my youth! Mainly homages to the greatest game ever: Super Mario 3, but probably some other homages sneaking in here as well.

A self potrait of Nick Volkert flying in the sky as Super Mario, against a yellow background.

Created: March 10th, 2022 | Role: Illustrator

Up in the sky! It's Super Mario Nick!

A self portrait of Nick Volkert in a Huskie Suit ala the Tanooki Suit in Super Mario 3.

Created: March 10th, 2022 | Role: Illustrator

Saving NIU from the toadstools!

A self portrait of Nick Volkert in a Yeti Suit as an homage to Super Mario 3.

Created: March 10th, 2022 | Role: Illustrator

A fierce winter suit, the Super Yeti!

A self portrait of Nick Volkert in a Banana Suit as an homage to Super Mario 3 and the Peanut Butter Jelly Time meme.

Created: March 10th, 2022 | Role: Illustrator

What time is it? That's right. It's PBJ time.

From Ireland with LOVE

St Patrick's Day Designs

Just a few designs filled with the luck of the Irish!

A Chicago Dog is dressed in green for St Patrick's Day.

Created: March 16th, 2021 | Role: Illustrator

A little Chicago, a little dog, a little green.

A shark dressed in festive St Patrick's Day attire enjoys donuts, sweets and festive drinks to celebrate the holiday.

Created: March 29th, 2022 | Role: Illustrator

FACT: Sharks love to live it up, every single day of March for St Patrick's Day and enjoy all the treats, sweets and minty flavored drinks!

Captain Pancake is decked out in St Patricks day gear and is clicking his heels

Created: March 14th, 2019 | Role: Illustrator

Captain Pancake is in his green gear for St Patrick's Day!

Hip Hop Hooray

Easter Designs

Some Spring themed designs featuring a certain fluffy bunny!

Captain Pancake is dressed as an Easter Bunny and making a run for it!

Created: April 14th, 2020 | Role: Illustrator

Captain Pancake donned a bunny costume and is making a break for it with some tasty carrots!

A shark floating freely in a forest scene in Springtime, eating a chocolate bunny, face covered in chocolate, while toting a Easter basket.

Created: April, 2017 | Role: Illustrator

Please, everyone, anytime during the Spring, please save us from the threat of invading bunnysuit sharks with a hankering for Easter treats!

A shark dressed as a pink costumed Easter Bunny pops out of the water with an Easter basket of candy, with the candy in the basket and floating in the water.

Created: August, 2016 | Role: Illustrator

Fact: Sharks love celebrating Easter weekend festivities, stealing Easter candy and Easter eggs, and of course, dressing as an imposter Easter Bunny.

The '10s are OVER

Best of the 2010 Decade

The top designs from a decade of work! Thank you so much for your support!

A watermelon wearing sunglasses rides a skateboard while giving the 'peace' sign.

Created: November, 2016 | Role: Illustrator

You might be cool, but are you a skating watermelon with sunglasses cool?

A wiener dog with cool Blues Brothers sunglasses, a chicago themed stocking cap, a mustache, and a suit that looks like a chicago-style hot dog.

Created: August 27th, 2010 | Role: Illustrator

No ketchup, ingredients like it was dragged through a garden, aviator sunglasses, mustache, stocking cap, it's just a little Chicago Dog!

The superhero Captain Pancake stands proud with his blue cape waving behind him.

Created: May, 2015 | Role: Illustrator

NEED PANCAKES? CAPTAIN PANCAKE IS HERE TO SAVE THE DAY!