Karl Nordman

Karl Nordman - Designer

I am a freelance artist with a fantastic imagination. A real pro when it comes to illustrations, graphics and capturing the magic of art!

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Overview

I am a Dark Fantasy/Science Fiction Illustrator with a marketing and advertising education/background. That means I can do commercial works of art ranging from fine art illustrations for book covers, concept design, etc. all the way to spot graphics of line art , clip art and B & W cartoons.

My specialty skills are for detailed character and personal portraits as well as caricature design of whimsy complete with stunning realism. I work hard to create each piece with a personal or professional theme capability and a personal touch that makes it one of a kind.

To answer the question, that my friends is: Whatever your creative art needs are, it is a great probability I can fulfill your artistic needs with a creative style and professionalism you can count on. I invite you contact me just to find out how deep the rabbit hole of my artistic ability goes because my imagination is just bursting with creativity.

Who knows what artistic masterpiece we can create when we combine my endless creative skills with your vision! The possibilities are nearly limitless.
Languages
English
Fiction
Action & Adventure
Christian Fiction
Comics & Graphic Novels
Fantasy
Horror
Mystery & Crime
Science Fiction
Short Story
Thriller & Suspense

Work experience

Illustrator

Self-employed
January, 2008 – Present (over 12 years)

Digital art so tasty you'll want to lick your eyes. Karl has done illustration for 20+ years and has the knowledge and technical expertise to make your books graphics and cover really pop. Want that cutting edge cover to grab your readers by the irises? Sure you do and Karl can help you do just that. Audiobook covers to paperbacks he has you covered.

Projects

Weedeaters: The Complete Acropalypse

Here it is, the blood-and-sap-splattered epic of gritty, wisecracking survivors turned mutant warriors in a global apocalypse against gigantic man-eating…dandelions. One sunny morning the world awoke to the revenge of their own well-manicured lawns: innocent little weeds, seeded by chemtrails and radiated by black ops satellites, swelled to massive size, uprooted themselves from the broken earth and raced off hungrily toward their new menu – mankind! In the wake of the devastation the survivors soon discover they will have to go to some truly bizarre extremesif they hope to avoid species extinction. Featuring all five action packed stories originally appearing in the star-studded Straight to Video anthology series, this special edition also includes a bonus installment – Weedeaters 2.5 – never before appearing in print.

Cartel El Corazon Negro

"An intriguing story of a down on his luck American and his inopportune introduction to Mexican Drug Cartel family. His fiftieth birthday party ends in a wild week in the slammer, then an unwanted vacation he had always dreamed of. Wild, wacky, sad, surreal, love, longing, laughter. Drama and Reality collide. What plays in Mexico, this time won't stay in Mexico. Come take a ride with Robert "Buddy" Rich through the inter-workings of a Sheriff's Department and the menacing, savage life of a Mexican Drug Cartel family. Fasten your seat-belt, your are in for a bumpy ride...."

Attack of the Killer Squirrels

After getting bitten by a squirrel in the park, Bob’s life takes a dramatic turn for the worse as people begin to die around him. The police believe these deaths are just unfortunate accidents, but Bob questions the police findings. Are they just accidents or are squirrels killing people and if so, is this the start of something bigger?

Bob rushes to find the answers to save the city and his sanity but will he be able to save both?

Portfolio (3 selected works)

Big-T

Jakob Drud

A loner living off past success, Tanya Bones is subjected to abuse and isolation in her quest to discover the mystery behind a giant alien sphere crushing its way across Texas: the Turtle known as "Big-T". Despite the odds, she still rises up against the ones who would keep her smothered beneath threats and intimidation, all to answer a call that only she can hear - the voice of Big-T itself!A... read more

A loner living off past success, Tanya Bones is subjected to abuse and isolation in her quest to discover the mystery behind a giant alien sphere crushing its way across Texas: the Turtle known as "Big-T". Despite the odds, she still rises up against the ones who would keep her smothered beneath threats and intimidation, all to answer a call that only she can hear - the voice of Big-T itself!A... read more

The Valhalla Call (On Silver Wings Book 4)

Evan Currie

New to the series? Get book 1, On Silver Wings, for a special price!http://www.amazon.com/On-Silver-Wings-Warriors-ebook/dp/B005QOX3ZY/&tag=fiwi0f-20In The Valhalla Call we bring the Hayden War Arc that began in On Silver Wings to its startling conclusion. Newly minted Lieutenant Sorilla Aida has a new mission and new allies, gear, and support as she is tasked with a job that could ensure that... read more

New to the series? Get book 1, On Silver Wings, for a special price!http://www.amazon.com/On-Silver-Wings-Warriors-ebook/dp/B005QOX3ZY/&tag=fiwi0f-20In The Valhalla Call we bring the Hayden War Arc that began in On Silver Wings to its startling conclusion. Newly minted Lieutenant Sorilla Aida has a new mission and new allies, gear, and support as she is tasked with a job that could ensure that... read more

Steam Legion

Evan Currie

The Library would not burn. Dyna of Sparta would not allow it, on her life and her ancestors she so swore.An Epic adventure set during the Early Roman Empire's era of expansion and unrest. Steam Legion develops from a real historical crossroads and explodes out in a new direction, derailing our history centuries before the first railroads were invented.When the revolts against the Empire reach... read more

The Library would not burn. Dyna of Sparta would not allow it, on her life and her ancestors she so swore.An Epic adventure set during the Early Roman Empire's era of expansion and unrest. Steam Legion develops from a real historical crossroads and explodes out in a new direction, derailing our history centuries before the first railroads were invented.When the revolts against the Empire reach... read more

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