Artist Alley is a collection of local concept designers, illustrators and artists. This will be a showcase of inspirational work from around Texas. Artist alley showcase is open to all attendees and included with your ticket.

 

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Edwardian Taylor

 
   
   
 

Edwardian Taylor is a Visual Development Artist and Children's book Illustrator living in Dallas, Texas. Currently, he's been freelancing for several studios on some really fun and cool projects for: Reelfx, Flight School, Out of Order Studios, Nickelodeon/ Nick Jr., Spin Master Studios, Hasbro Studios, Universal Studios/NBC/Dreamworks, Highlights for Kids, and Sesame Studios. He is also represented by The Bright Group International/ The Bright Group US. His first book, "RACE!" written by Sue Fliess and his second book "Its Not Jack and the Beanstalk" by Josh Funk, are now available. He currently wrapped up his third book "Toy Academy: Some Assembly Required Book 1" by Brian Lynch (Despicable Me, Minions, Secret Life of Pets), will debut Spring 2018. And now Edwardian is working on book 2 of "Toy Academy", along with "It's Not Hansel and Gretel" by Josh Funk.

Artist Links:
Website: www.edwardiantaylor.com
Tumblr: @edwardiantaylor
Twitter: @edwardiantaylor
Instagram @edwardiantaylor

     
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Kevin Chin
 

Kevin T. Chin

 
   
   
 

Kevin T. Chin is an experienced concept artist and illustrator in the entertainment industry since 2004, after graduating from the College for Creative Studies art school in Detroit, Michigan. He’s worked at studios like Disney Interactive & Junction Point on the Disney Epic Mickey game series and for freelance clients such as Blizzard, Upper Deck, Games Workshop and Fantasy Flight and featured on ConceptArtWorld, ImagineFX and Ballistic Publishing. Kevin currently resides in Austin, TX working at KingsIsle Entertainment on games such as Wizard 101, Pirate 101, and various new and exciting mobile games!

Artist Links:
Website: www.kevinchinart.com
Twitter: @kevinchinart
Instagram: @kevinchinart
Tumblr: @kevinchinart

     
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Shonuff
 

Halo Sama and Terry Parr

  Shonuff! Studio
   
   
 

Shonuff! Studio consists of Partners and “draw-matic duo” Halo Sama and Terry Parr. With Halo’s cartoon anime style and Terry’s comic pin-up style, they can handle any art project thrown at them! They are currently working on their own comics; AEROBICIDE, The Extreme Ninja Workout, published by Dusk Publishing and The Essential Zombie Kitty Pet Guide, published by Dusk Comics. They illustrated & colored art for the El Peso Hero comic series and even had an award-winning design on TeeFury! Their clients also include the 4th largest anime convention in North America, Project A-Kon and the City of Fort Worth TX Parks Dept. You can also find their recently published art in Aerobicide The Extreme Ninja Workout, Shonuff Studio Presents, and the Literati Presents book series. They also run the Sketch Dojo program that connects local and indie artists with each other to improve their skills and form a positive art community. Our animated and diverse illustration styles will bring out the geek in you! Shonuff! Studio, we got that creative GLOW!

Artist Links:
Website: http://shonuffstudios.tumblr.com/

 

     
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Eliamaria M. Crawford
 

Eliamaria M. Crawford

 
   
   
 

Eliamaria M. Crawford is a DFW-based illustrator known for her stick-figured, dry-humored comics. She started drawing little comics centered around life’s thoughts and happenings in high school and eventually evolved to doing cool projects from custom wedding graphics, to convention poster art, and even contributing comics to many zines and projects. Elia also has a YouTube channel where she posts videos centered around her art life, time-lapse drawings, and vlogs from an artist-alley perspective at conventions. In the summer of 2016, she got her first book published, “Humans Really Irritate Me,” which is an anthology featuring all the comics she illustrated centered around UTA-famed professor Dr. Allan Saxe. She currently resides in DFW with her spouse, Jonathan, and cat, Lucius Meowlfoy.

Artist Links:
Portfolio: http://studios.eliainabox.com Webcomic: http://eliainabox.com

 

     
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Jose Esquvel
 

Jose Esquvel

 
   
   
 

José Esquivel is an artist and designer based out of Dallas, TX. A graduate from Texas A&M, he's mostly known for his self published comics and fanzines. His latest project is Moonlight Receipt, and he's currently working on his upcoming webcomic, Shao-Lucha.

Artist Links:
Website: http://www.alto-shorter.com

 

     
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