Best known for his pencil artwork, Alan Dyson broke into the d20 gaming industry over a decade ago creating interior artwork for RPG books. In recent years, he has created several hundred sketch cards for Bench Warmer trading cards; as well as a commissioned piece for actor Jerry Maren (the Lolli Pop Kid in the movie The Wizard of Oz).
Current projects include artwork for Emerald City Expeditions (where they will be releasing their gaming book this August at Gen Con). Alan is in the process of finishing up several pieces for author Eric Cooperís Knight Seeker novel.
A graduate of the American Academy of Art is Chicago. Among his creative talents, he is also martial arts instructor with over 12 years teaching experience with a background in Tang-Soo Do and Mixed Martial Arts. Alan has also competed at the national level in submission grappling at NAGA (North American Grappling Association) tournaments.
Some of Alanís previous game company clients include: MonkeyGod Enterprises, Pandahead Games, Mystic Eye Games, Sovereign Press, Fastforward Entertainment Games, Fantasy Flight Games, and Troll Lord Games.