About


Francesca Baerald

I’m an experienced Freelance Artist and Cartographer with a solid professional background working on published Games, Book Covers, CD Covers, Videogames, Maps, RPGs , Trading Card Games and Children’s Illustrations. All my illustrations are painted with traditional media (oil, acrylic, watercolour or ink).


Past and present clients:
Fantasy Flight Games  –  Paizo Publishing  –  Modiphius Entertainment  –  Twist Play and Chilled Mouse Ltd  –  Triple Ace Games  –  Chaosium Inc.  –  BedRock Games  –  Gramel  –  Bug Bot Press  –  District Games  –  Savage Worlds – GG Studio  –  Skirmisher Publishing  –  BBC Scotland  –  The Historical Game Company  –  Hill Gaming Company  –  Loose Leaves Publishing  –  King Dinosaur Games  –  Streetsounds Records  –  RollJordan Miniatures  –  Alephtar Games  –  Royal Art Games  –  Lonely Wizard Studios  –  Eggplant Productions  –  Faith Empire  –  Shah Mat  –  Vas Quas Edizioni


Awards:
2017 – Atlas Cartography Award – Best Traditional Map & Best Space Map
2016 – Selected by Heavy Metal Magazine as one of the 25 best entries of the cover contest
2012 – First Place ‘Succhiasangue Contest’ by International School of Comics
2012 – First Place ‘Sexy & Chaotic Contest’ by Federico Memola
2013 – First Place ‘Disegna l’Apocalisse’ Contest by Paolo Barbieri and Chrysalide Mondadori


Publications on magazines and Illustration books:

Heavy Metal Magazine #282  –  Infected by Art 3  –  Infected by Art 2  –  Dartzine  –  Skillism Visual Creativity  –  Mi Natura  –  Wanderer Magazine  –  Templum  –  Little Book of Monsters Vol.1  –  Kingdom of Fantasy  –  Cruzine


Education:
Gratuated with full marks and honor
Illustration – International School of Comics (Italy)