Hi! My name is Julie Dillon, and I'm a freelance illustrator living and working in Northern California.

I received my BFA in Fine Arts from Sacramento State University in 2005, with continued education at the Academy of Arts University in San Francisco and Watts Atelier.

Awards:


  • 2013 Hugo Award Nominee for Best Professional Artist
  • 2012 World Fantasy Award Nominee for Best Artist.
  • 2011 Chesley Award Winner for "The Dala Horse" in Best Interior Illustration Art.
  • Winner of Best Color Work, Best Artist, and Best in Show at ArmadilloCon Art Show.
  • 2010 Chesley Award Winner for “Planetary Alignment” in Best Unpublished Color, and 2010 Chesley Nominee for “Honeycomb” in Best Magazine Art.
  • Included in Spectrum 17, 18, 19 and 20.
  • Artificial Dreams” featured as the cover art for Corel Painter 12’s 20th Anniversary Can

 

Clients:

  • Simon & Schuster
  • Tor Books
  • Penguin Books
  • Oxford University Press
  • Wizards of the Coast
  • Black Phoenix Alchemy Lab
  • Paizo Publishing
  • Volta Creations
  • Fantasy Flight Games
  • Fantasist Enterprises

 

 

·           2011 Chesley Award Winner for “Planetary Alignment” in Best Unpublished Color, and 2011 Chesley Nominee for “Honeycomb” in Best Magazine Art.