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19 Jul 2016

Pictures Have Stories: Get the Picture?

This is the story of someone who really got the picture: how it came to be, how it unfolded itself into reality, and how you could be the next. Continue reading

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16 Nov 2014

Pictures Have Stories: Hymn to Tourach

HYMN TO TOURACH was not a title that made an impression on me initially. At the close of a long convention — Origins, I believe — I was saying goodbye to Sandra Everingham who was then Magic’s art director with … Continue reading

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28 Apr 2014

Pictures Have Stories: Painting “Two Seconds Later”

This is the story of how I came to paint “Two Seconds Later” for the early 7th edition of Tunnels & Trolls… and my offer to sell the original. Continue reading

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28 Apr 2014

Pictures Have Stories: How I came to paint “Elven Lords”

This is the story of how I came to paint “Elven Lords” and my offer to sell the original. Continue reading

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24 Apr 2013

Seeing Things: Pictures Have Stories

A discussion of the fantastic and the mind’s eye. Continue reading

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15 Jan 2012

Pictures Have Stories: M!M!

Remembering — and critiquing! — the early cover painting for Monsters! Monsters! and the games played with it. Continue reading

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1 Oct 2011

Pictures Have Stories: Into the Tunnels

I PROMISED TO post up another piece of old art for sale when I wrote about “The Summoner” last week. I thought I would get it up in a day or two, but it took a little longer. If it’s … Continue reading

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24 Sep 2011

Pictures Have Stories: the Summoner

SOME PICTURES ASK you to delve into them, to explore all the bits of imagery included in the scene. The piece I call “The Summoner” is like that. I wanted to give the viewer so many little bits to think … Continue reading

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16 Mar 2011

Pictures Have Stories: City of Terrors

The original pen-and-ink cover of City of Terrors was many things: a vigorous collaboration between Rob Carver and myself; a worthy wrap to Michael Stackpole’s well-written solitaire adventure for Tunnels & Trolls; and a quiet paen of delight and respect accorded to Roger Zelazny’s Nine Princes in Amber. Continue reading

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9 Feb 2011

Pictures Have Stories: Tara

In which I tell the tale of a painting, and make a special offer to my readers. Continue reading

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