Chris is an illustrator in love with storytelling. His work is sculptural and has a strong sense of form and value. He graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelors in Drawing at the University of Texas at Arlington. His mentors include illustrators Brian Ajhar and Thomas Fluharty, and character designer Stephen Silver. His influences are Mary GrandPre, Brett Helquist, Chris Van Allsburg, Degas, and Walt Disney's 9 Old Men.
Chris is a published illustrator and art teacher in Texas and he likes to design stuff.