Sam Garland has always been drawn to the world of fine art and professional illustration. Sam received his MFA in Illustration from the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. He has worked and traveled all over the world, bringing visual design and graphic art to life. He is currently working on the series Father Robot and the Garman Hagland Project, and is always working hard to bring the world better artwork, especially in science fiction. Sam was the principle illustrator and co-founder of the Sequential Imagery Consortium.