Fires of the Desert Book Cover
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Cover for the 4th book in the Children of the Desert series by Leona Wisoker. I needed to convey the main character in a way I thought would really tie into the title and capture the spirit of the book. For inspiration I turned to the romantics and orientalists. Frederic Leighton’s Flaming June was my ultimate inspiration. Working in the studio was a blast to get the references for the blowing fabric. We almost took out the wind machine with some loose fabric, yikes!

Aaron Miller
Concept Artist
Chicago, USA
Skype: aaronbmiller

My work revolves around the fantasy genre. I am very passionate about painting, especially the figure. I run a monthly costumed figure drawing session in Chicago. I am inspired by … Show more.

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Member since 21st April, 2010
2018 Gold Award: Illustration West. GenCon 2012 - Juror's Choice, GenCon 2013 - Best in Show, MileHiCon 2013 - Best Color, MileHiCon 2013 - Artist Guest of Honor
Wizards of the Coast, Fantasy Flight Games, Sony Online Entertainment, Mercury Retrograde Press, Catalyst Games, Posthuman Studios, Alderac Entertainment Group