Jon Torres

Illustrator and Concept Artist Caldwell, ID

Freelance Illustrator and Concept Artist

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Jonathan Torres is an artist with a professional attitude, work ethic, and drive. He has previous experience illustrating concepts under strict deadlines for Mongoose Publishing’s “Traveller” tabletop RPG, as well as Chaosium's "Call of Cthulhu" and Green Ronin's "The Expanse" RPGs. His work for their products has been featured in many supplemental and core rules printed materials for these games. He has also created card illustrations for the successfully funded Kickstarter game “Immortal” by Game-o-Gami.

On top of working for other designers and publishers, he has created successful books like Macuahuitl: Whitebox Roleplaying in the Aztec Empire, which was funded 150% on Kickstarter, earning $15,494 with 534 backers. He illustrates, writes, and does the layout for his indie RPG books, best-selling on DTRPG.

Experience

Writer/Artist

The Basic Expert

I started writing and illustrating my own Tabletop RPG projects. The first of which is "Crypts & Serpents: Old School Rules for your 5e Games." The second release I have done is "Cowpunchers," a rules-light cowboy western game.

Contract Artist

Pulp Hummock Press

I am a consistent freelance artist for Pulp Hummock. I have work in the successfully Kickstarted OSR mega-dungeon, "Gods of the Forbidden North".

Contract Artist

Green Ronin Publishing

Created illustrations for "Ships of the Expanse" and "Beyond the Ring." Both are sourcebooks for "The Expanse" tabletop RPG.

Contract Artist

Chaosium Inc.

I created black and white illustrations for their forth coming supplement, "Cults of Cthulhu" for their "Call of Cthulhu" game.

Contract Artist

Mongoose Publishing

Contract artist responsible with working with the art director to create illustrations for their Traveller tabletop RPG game. I have done work for your Traveller Starter Set, Pirates of Drinax, AD 2300 Traveller, The Supply Catalogue, and much more.

Contract Artist

Game-o-Gami

Contracted to paint five card illustrations.

Education

Academy of Art University

BFA in Illustration

Attended online courses in the BFA program from 2012 to 2013 and then again from 2017 to 2018. Did not complete.

Clients

Mongoose Publishing Chaosium Inc. Green Ronin Publishing Pulp Hummock Press The Scyring Dutchman Game-O-Gami

Specialties

Illustration Environment Concept Art Character Design Firearm Design

Skills

Photoshop Clip Studio Paint Corel Painter Adobe Illustrator Basic Blender Basic Z-Brush Traditional Painting Media Affinity (Book Layout) Inkscape