Don Maitz

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International acclaim surrounds the imaginative paintings of Don Maitz. He created the Captain Morgan Spiced Rum character, provided conceptual art for two animated feature films, and covers for over 200 books. National Geographic, The History Channel, and two illustrated editions by Stephen King display his work. Awards include three Hugos, a Howard, the Silver Medal from the Society of Illustrators, ten Chesleys, and an Inkpot from San Diego ComicCon. Maitz’s paintings have hung in forty museums. He’s a Signature member of the American Society of Marine Artists and married to author/artist Janny Wurts. Together they designed Dragon Con’s new logo design.