#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 83: Mike Azevedo

We had terrible winter weather here in Hawke's Bay the last two weeks, including torrential rains, heavy snowfalls, and gale force winds that caused a widespread power outage across the region this past weekend. And now my kids are home sick, including me. I'm writing this post with glazed eyes and a brain high on … Continue reading #Art of Fantasy 83: Mike Azevedo

#Art of Fantasy 82: Richard Wright

From studio artist to freelance illustrator, matte painter, and concept designer, UK artist Richard Wright has worked on projects for Blizzard Entertainment, Games Workshop, Wizards of the Coast's Magic: The Gathering, and the World of Warcraft. And, as you'll soon see, his fantasy worlds are sublime. Below is a small sampling of his awesome work. Each image links back to … Continue reading #Art of Fantasy 82: Richard Wright

#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 76: Grant Griffin

Austin-based freelancer, Grant Griffin is an artist who specializes in fantasy and science fiction illustration for the gaming industry. He has a fat client list that includes companies like Games Workshop, Privateer Press, DeNA, Centipede Press, Dire Wolf Digital, and Mantic Games. Grant is considered a specialist and for good reason as you'll soon find … Continue reading #Art of Fantasy 76: Grant Griffin

#Art of Fantasy 67: James Zapata

James Zapata is an illustrator and concept artist from Brooklyn and has done work for Blizzard Entertainment, Wizards of the Coast, Telltale Games, Guerrilla Games, Passion Pictures NYC, Nathan Love, Applibot, and Games Workshop. Below is a small sampling of his portfolio. Each image links back to the gallery of origin. Enjoy! James' work is … Continue reading #Art of Fantasy 67: James Zapata

#Art of Fantasy 52: Grosnez Illustrateur

Information on Grosnez Illustrateur is scarce. I couldn't even find his real name. I know he's from France and that his talent is loud and in your face awesome, and that his clients are big names in the video game industry. But other than that, I can't really tell you anything more about him. Funny … Continue reading #Art of Fantasy 52: Grosnez Illustrateur