Internationally acclaimed fantasy artist Anne Stokes lives and works in Yorkshire, England. Her art features a wide subject range including fierce dragons, dark fairies, seductive vampires, melancholy angels and many more. She has worked as a full time artist for many years. In her own words: "Ever since I was a child and my father read me The Hobbit, I loved the world of fantasy. It is wonderful to be able to work as an artist and share my visions of fantasy worlds and characters with other people."
Anne Stokes has produced a lot of artwork for clients in the games industry, including illustrations for Wizards of the Coast's Dungeons and Dragons rule books and miniatures. Her artworks have been licensed on a wide range of merchandise including T-shirts, posters, book covers, calendars, jigsaws, tarot cards, sculptures, mugs, jewellery and greetings cards, figurines, bags, scrolls, boxes, tiles and much more.
In 2011 Anne Stokes produced her first published art book in the form of Stoked - The Art of Anne Stokes Tattooed which has been well received by fans and press alike and has introduced Anne's art to a wider audience. She continues to work hard creating new artwork and designs and is often seen engaging with fans throughout the UK and Europe at shows and events.