Cover Biography ~ Behind the Scenes welcomes illustrator, Richard Newton. Richard has had a varied and illustrious career that spans decades. He was the illustrator on the 1st Place cover in our 2011 Holiday Favorites contest and he's created previous top ten covers in our annual cover contests. Find out more about this talented illustrator in our latest edition of Cover Biography. We would love to have you leave a comment or a complement for Richard below. Thank you and enjoy the interview and the wonderful illustrations Richard sent us.
Richard was such a pleasure to work with on this feature and I love all of the intricate details in his illustrations. My favorite stories involve his award winning Newsweek cover with the two doves and how he used his family and neighbors as models for his "horror" covers.