Bozeman artist Nick Mask grew up in Gainesville, GA and moved out west after graduating from college in 2003.  He lives and works in his Bozeman studio where he designs and builds unique home accents from reclaimed wood and other artwork.  He is also the author/illustrator of the Waffles the Adventure Cat children’s book series.  There are currently three books in the series:  Waffles the Cat, Waffles in Space and Wafflesaurus Rex.  Each book follows Waffles on different adventures making new friends along the way.  For a peek inside the books, please visit  All books are for children ages 3-8.