#Art of Fantasy 109: Manuel Castanon

I'm embracing classic-back-to-basics fantasy this week. Manuel Castanon is a self-taught artist and freelance illustrator from Mexico who loves epic fantasy and historical realism in equal measures. He has worked for many clients including Paizo, Evil Hat, Games Workshop, Hex, Cryptozoic, and a host of others. Below is a small collection of his awesome art. Enjoy! … Continue reading #Art of Fantasy 109: Manuel Castanon

#Art of Fantasy 104: Veli Nyström

Veli Nyström is from Finland and works as a digital artist, with a focus on illustration and concept art. He's been active in the gaming industry since 2012, having worked for companies such as Hex Entertainment, Paizo Publishing, Fantasy Flight Games, Pinata, and Wronghut. Below is a small collection of his amazing work. Each image links back … Continue reading #Art of Fantasy 104: Veli Nyström

#Art of Fantasy 85: J.R. Coffron

We're entering the realm of darkness again with today's edition of "Art of Fantasy." J.R. Coffron is a true fan of horror and you can see that devotion in his twisted creations. He's been perfecting his particular style of art from an early age, focussing specifically on the dark creatures that dwell in the hidden … Continue reading #Art of Fantasy 85: J.R. Coffron

#Art of Fantasy 80: IGOR SID

Igor Sid is a 2D artist and freelance illustrator out of St. Petersburg, Russia, and currently works onWarhammer 40k and Warhammer: Age of Sigmar for Games Workshop. He is also the senior 2D artist for Grafit studio's Starcraft 2  (Blizzard), The Elder Scrolls (Bethesda), and The Witcher (CD Project). Before that, he was Sperasoft 2D's senior artist on BattleCry (ZeniMax) and … Continue reading #Art of Fantasy 80: IGOR SID

#Art of Fantasy 73: Inkognit / João Fiuza

I was maybe nineteen or twenty when I visited Portugal. I spent two weeks there with a few friends in a small coastal town, the name of which escapes me now. We were guests of another friend of ours from South Africa who had been visiting his parents. Each morning his dad would wake us long … Continue reading #Art of Fantasy 73: Inkognit / João Fiuza

#Art of Fantasy 62: Kekai Kotaki

Born and raised on the island of Hawaii, Kekai Kotaki's passion for art started at a very young age. According to his biography, he found the sunshine and beautiful scenery of Hawaii distracting so he moved to dreary Seattle to attend art school. After graduating, he found a job at ArenaNet, the makers of the Guild … Continue reading #Art of Fantasy 62: Kekai Kotaki

#Art of Fantasy 61: Brad Rigney

Brad Rigney, also known as Cryptcrawler, is a freelance concept artist and yes, he'll knock your socks off or send a chill down your spine, or both, and in that order. Brad worked on Halo Reach and Halo Cost, Magic the Gathering, and Legend of the Cryptids as you'll obviously see from some of the … Continue reading #Art of Fantasy 61: Brad Rigney