I'm a Chicago based Game Development Artist.
Growing up just west of Chicago and having graduated the Illinois Institute of Art, I currently work as a Lead Artist at Scientific Games — formerly WMS Gaming — creating both original and licensed artwork for slot-based gaming experiences, owning projects and supporting internal teams as needed.
I’m also a freelance illustrator — from spot illustrations to book covers to pitch bibles — and enjoy tabling at various conventions both locally and out of state.
Be it superheroes or fairytales, exotic animals or native flora and fauna, I love subjects that remind us the world can be a hopeful, positive place. I enjoy creating pieces that allow for kids and adults alike to feel empowered in themselves and inspired to learn about the world around them.
Outside of work I can be found pretending to know what I’m doing in the gym, binge watching BBC nature documentaries, or tending to a small army of succulents. In the few months Chicago finds itself with above zero temperatures, I enjoy nature walks with my dog Kona and watercoloring outside with a coffee in hand.
Sons of the Dragon: Game of Dragons • Greece VLT: Rainbow Riches (Respin) • Hot Hot 8 Bierhaus Edition • Monopoly Money (SG Game of the Quarter) • Elvis Lives • Dancing Drums (SG Game of the Quarter) • Lord of the Rings: Rule Them All (SG Game of the Quarter) • Monsters and Mermaids • James Bond: Diamonds Are Forever • James Bond: Thunderball (SG Game of the Quarter)
Clients and Licenses
Authentic Brands Group, Disney Junior, EON Productions, Hasbro, and Warner Brothers.
Publications and Shows
C2E2 Exhibitor (2016-2019)
Chicago Comic Con Revolution Guest Exhibitor (2019)
Keystone Comic Con Exhibitor (2019)
Indiana Dunes National Park: Dune Birds in Art Gallery Contributor (2019)
Voyage Chicago Interview (2019)
Then and Now: Childhood Revisited Vol II (2019)
Kinokuniya Bookstore Artist Exhibitor (2018)
South Haven Center for the Arts: Tales of the Sea Gallery Contributor (2018)
Then and Now: Childhood Revisited (2017)
Avatar: Children of Earth Fan Art Zine (Benefiting childhood literacy, 2016)
Splendidly Evil: A Powerpuff Girls Fan Art Zine (Benefiting childhood literacy, 2014)
SCBWI Spotlight Artist (2014)