Eric’s childhood dreams were simple enough. He wanted to “drive big trucks and draw crazy cool pictures”. A love of Dungeons & Dragons and an art teacher who showed him the work of Frank Frazetta steered him away from 18-wheelers and towards fantasy art. Today Eric leads a graphic design team by day and freelances by night.
“I love texture and colour,” says the artist. “Even though it’s the thing I find most challenging to master. But once I discovered I could build better textures with layering techniques and custom brushes, painting became crazy-fun!”
Skull Cl an Warrior “This showed up in my sketchpad while I was listening to an audio book of my favourite fantasy series.”
Warrior Between the Hill s
“Paintings can have humble beginnings. This one started from a helmet design sketch.”
Satyr and the Fairy Forest
“Sometimes the supporting characters demand their own paintings and this satyr is one of them.”