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2nd Quarter Illustrators of the Future Winners

  Here is the list of our Second Quarter (1 January through 31 March) Illustrators of the Future Contest Winners & Finalists   Congratulations to all! Winners: Christopher Kiklowicz from California   Shan Shu Man from British Columbia, Canada   Jason Park from British Columbia, Canada Finalists: Stephen Glatfelter from Pennsylvania Anthony Moravian from New […]

The Journey to Win

It was in the late summer of 2011 when I first found Illustrator of the Future Contest. I was in a great stress caused by not being able to find a decent place to live less than a month before my years-long master program started and trying to adapt to a whole new environment and American culture which was the first foreign country I had ever traveled to.

Rob Prior, International Award-Winning Artist, Named as Judge for Contest

International Award-Winning Artist, Rob Prior, Named as Judge for Worldwide Illustration Contest

Martin Shoemaker Teams Up with International Artist Tung Chi Lee

Martin L. Shoemaker likes to consider himself as a “writer with a lucrative programming habit.” Coming from over three decades of programming, writing, and teaching …

Author, Tim Napper & Artist, Quinlan Septer

When Tim Napper first got the call that he was a Writers of the Future winner, he start arguing with me—refusing to believe it!

Cliff Nielsen – A Life of Dreams

Today spotlights prolific book illustrator and comic book artist Cliff Nielsen, who has been an Illustrators of the Future judge since 2007. He had this to say about the role when he took it on: “Through this competition, L. Ron Hubbard’s great legacy of supporting young creative talents is without equal in the world today.”

Dave Dorman – A Legend in the Star Wars Universe

You may not know this but back when there was no Illustrators of the Future Contest, we commissioned artists to illustrate the winning stories. That was when we first came into contact with Dave Dorman—he illustrated “Rachel’s Wedding” in Writers of the Future Volume V, published in 1989.

WotF Workshop – Day 6

Another packed day and no rest for the winners as they moved through a full slate of presentations. Nancy Kress talked with the writers about the most common problems she’s seen with beginning writers.

3rd Quarter Illustrators of the Future Winner – Alex Brock from Tucson, AZ

Alex Brock from Tucson, AZ is one of 3 winners for the 3rd Quarter Illustrators of the Future Contest. The contest is now in its 26th year and has provided the means for many illustrators to find a platform with which to get themselves made known. It has proven very successful. The winners for the […]