Daniel O’Brien is a Trinidad born Illustrator currently residing in Queens, New York with his loyal and energetic dog by the name of Obbie. He holds a BFA in Illustration from The School of Visual Arts. With that and his love of everything folklore, nature, and science, he is constantly fueling his passion for illustration. He uses his honed ability to bring forth exuberant, and whimsical illustrations full of life, and rich color.
Daniel has been published in magazines, books, blogs, and websites. He has also exhibited, as well a curated a few gallery shows. He is currently finishing writing and illustrating his first book by the name of The Carnival Prince, and is excitedly looking forward to the next project.
The Carnival Prince: When the Robber Calls!
Come join the boy with the stubby antlers, as he explores and frolics through Trinidad and Tobago. He will befriend animals and ancient mythical creatures alike. Such friendships will be called to task as they try to save the Carnival season for everyone. Perhaps the clever, yet anxious boy will find his way in the modern world in the process.