a world of Beauty and Imagination...
INDEX of GALLERIES ~ LINKS to LARGER ART
The Realistic and Fantastic Art Galleries of
Contemporary American Illustrator Howard David Johnson
these Fun Educational
Realistic Art Gallery link icons for Two-fisted Tales of VALOR &
Frontline Combat featuring Legendary Warriors of History, Knights and ladies of
Arthurian Legend, Celtic, Nordic, Asian and Olympian gods & monsters,
unicorns, dragons, fairies... and more!
All these pieces
of art and the text are legally copyrighted and were registered with
the U.S. Library of Congress Office of Copyright by the author, Howard David
Johnson All rights reserved worldwide. Permission for many academic or non-commercial
uses is freely and legally available by simply contacting the author via
e-mail or visiting www.howarddavidjohnson.com/permission.htm
19th Anniversary on the World Wide
Web 1996- 2015!
a background in traditional media including oils, pastels & colored
pencils, Howard David Johnson embraces leading edge digital media in the
creation of his depictions of fantasy, folklore, mythology, legend,
religion, and heroic history. He
works in a wide variety of media * Oil paintings * Acrylic Paintings * Prismacolor
Paintings * Drawings * Chalk & Oil Pastel Paintings * Photography * 2D
&3D Digital Artistry & Mixed Media *
Business and Retail
Who is American
Illustrator Howard David Johnson?
In one of David's invitations to the
Florence Biennale Contemporary Art Exhibition, (a partner in the United Nations'
Dialog among Nations), UN Secretary General Kofi Anon wrote him:
"Artists have a special role to play in the global struggle for peace. At their
best, artists speak not only to people; they speak for them. Art is a weapon
against ignorance and hatred and an agent of public awareness... Art opens new
doors for learning, understanding, and peace among nations."
David Johnson is a contemporary realistic artist and photographer with a
background in the natural sciences and history. David works in a
wide variety of mixed media ranging from oil on canvas to digital media. David's
realistic illustrations have made appearances in every major bookstore
and game shop chain in America as well as magazines and educational
texts around the world.
a lifetime of drawing and painting, David's
Traditional Art was exhibited in the British Museum in London in 1996, (
3 years before he got his first computer ) as well as numerous American
ones since, such as the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
style portrait of the artist. [Photo by his son Erich.]
of David's more prestigious clients have included the University of
Texas, the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge in England, The
Australian Mint, The National Geographic Society, Paramount Studios,
Universal Studios, MGM Studios, Warner Brothers Home Video, ABC/Disney,
CBS TV, PBS TV, The History Channel, Enslow Educational
Publishers, Adobe Photoshop, Auto FX, Tree-Free Greeting, Verizon
wireless, Apple IPOD, Penguin, Doubleday (Now Random House), Harlequin Top
Historical Romances, and the History Book of the Month Club, as well as
appearing in periodical publications like Popular Photography and the
Wall Street Journal.
in a variety of media David offers his customers a variety of options
and more than three decades of experience.
As an illustrator he has not
only used the computer but has been involved in the development and
marketing of software for Adobe Photoshop. Digital art, Colored pencils,
Pastels, Mixed media, & also Oil Paintings can also be commissioned
for select projects. Digital
illustration projects start at $500.U.S. and group rates are available.
David delivers custom made copyright free illustrations & old
fashioned customer service when he does work-for-hire. To publish
existing pieces of his realistic art, David sells licenses starting at
can e-mail for more details at:
letters and links are always welcome!
honored by more than 30,000,000
Corners of the Earth
Friends from around the world thus far :
Scotland, Wales, Ireland, Germany, France,
Monaco, Andorra, Italy, The Vatican City State,
Greece, Macedonia, Cyprus, Turkey, Belgium, Denmark,
The Faroe Islands, Greenland, Yugoslavia, Macedonia, Croatia, The
Czech Republic, Bosnia, Herzegovina, Slovakia, Slovenia,
Luxembourg, Latvia, Estonia, Hungary, Bulgaria,
Lithuania, Poland, Austria, Romania, Spain, The Russian
Federation, Estonia, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Moldova, Malta,
Iceland, Finland, Norway, Netherlands, Switzerland,
Liechtenstein, Sweden, Portugal, Albania, Armenia, Georgia,
Slovak Republic, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Kazakhstan,
Gibraltar, Israel, Palestinian Territories, Egypt,
Libya, Mali, Algeria, Niger, Saudi Arabia,
Oman, The United Arab Emirates, Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, Yemen,
Iraq, Iran, Jordan, Syria, Lebanon, Morocco,
Ethiopia, Eritrea, Liberia, The Republic of
Congo, Rwanda, Kenya, Angola, Ghana, The
Ivory Coast, Zambia, Zimbabwe, Sudan, Nigeria,
Namibia, Sudan, Uganda, Kenya, Eritrea, Tanzania,
Botswana, Malawi, Senegal, Djibouti, Cameroon, Chad,
Gambia, Mozambique, Swaziland, Lesotho, South Africa,
Seychelles, Viet Nam, Japan, South Korea, China, Hong
Kong, Macau, Mongolia, Mauritius, Singapore, Thailand,
Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar,
Macau, Malaysia, Taiwan, Nuie, New Zealand, Fiji,
Cook Islands, New Caledonia, Vanuatu, American Samoa, Australia,
Micronesia, Polynesia, Papua New Guinea, The Heard and McDonald Islands,
The Philippines, Guam, Palau, Cocos Island, The Kingdom of Tonga,
Malaysia, Brunei Darussalam, India, Pakistan, Afghanistan, Bhutan,
Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Chagos Islands, The Republic of Maldives,
Turkmenistan, Kyrgyzstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan,
Azerbaijan, Nepal, Indonesia, Chile, Argentina,
Uruguay, Paraguay, Brazil, Peru, Aruba,
Venezuela, Bolivia, Suriname, Guyana, Aruba, The
Dominican Republic, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Colombia, Trinidad
and Tobago, Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, The Virgin Islands,
Saint Lucia, The Netherlands Antilles, Panama,
Northern Mariana Islands, Saint Vincent & Grenadines, Grenada, Ecuador,
Belize, Nicaragua, El Salvador, Bermuda, Cuba,
Jamaica, Dominica, Haiti, Puerto Rico, Cayman Islands, The Bahamas, Honduras, Mexico,
Madagascar, Central African Republic, Ethiopia, Gabon,
San Marino, Saint Kitts & Nevis Anguilla, Burkina Faso,
Equatorial Guinea, Polynesia, Madagascar, Mauritania, Burundi, and my home, The Great Free State of
If your home is not listed here please
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letters and links are always welcome!
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