Voted Vermont's best cartoonist in 2012, best poet in 2011, and best visual artist for 2008 & 2009 by the readers of Seven Days, Vermont's alternative newspaper, dug Nap is a self-taught artist who was born and raised in Vermont. Whether they are paintings, prints, poems, or monologues, dug Nap has been creating things for most of his life and that is what he is happiest doing. His paintings are in many private collections and his work has been part of group exhibitions in New York City.