Jim Pavalec


As a freelance illustrator for the past fifteen years Jim has worked on projects including Star Wars, World of Warcraft, Magic The Gathering, and Dungeons & Dragons and contributes regularly to Imagine FX magazine.

Jim has written and illustrated four books for Impact Books. He wrote Hell Beasts, and co-wrote Wreaking Havoc: How to Create Fantasy Warriors and Wicked Weapons and How to Draw Blood-Sucking Monsters and Vampires. Ink bloom marked his debut as a fiction writer in 2010.

Jim has recently found success in the fine art world with his Harajuku Zombie series, and is currently working on a new book of demons.

Jim lives in Chicago, and his hair is turning gray at an alarming rate. To see more of his work visit