nice to meet you, i'm shelby


shelby is an illustrator and writer based in brooklyn, new york. 

she studied english (despite her preference for lower case capitalization) at oberlin college and used to write about technology, science and health. her work has been featured on CNNbusiness insider and the daily beast. nowadays, she mostly draws cartoons, all of which can be seen on instagram @awardsforgoodboys.

you can contact her via email at or via carrier pigeon regarding dog adoption, friendship(s) in the making or poignant questions about the universe.