Welcome to the Art of Ed Beard Jr
Over 40 years of hand painted original art, illustration and custom automotive airbrush work
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Ed Beard Jr has created art for over 1000 published products over the past 40 plus years. His art includes dragon art for the "Dragon" calendar, Dragon, wizards Fairies, horror and other mythological creatures and subjects. You can find his works on: art prints, posters, T-shirts, mugs, puzzles, and collectibles. You will also find many of his works on custom Hot Rods and Motorcycles from his early years and current work as an airbrush muralist for the custom Automotive industry. Ed Beard Jr. is known for his works in Magic the Gathering art, Automotive airbrush art, Tolkien art, Lord of the Rings and the Hobbit art as well Dungeon and Dragon's art, T-shirts from the Mountain Corporation, Skinit lap top designs, Jigsaw puzzles and many other licensed products.
Over his career, Ed was a guest artist at various comic cons and conventions such as Pittsburgh Comicon (1994-2012) cover artist for program 1997 and 2000, Gencon (1993-2008) Origins (Art Show Director 1995-2019) and Steel City Comic Con (2014-present) as well as hundreds of other signing events worldwide.
Ed can be found at his Renaissance Festival locations across the country. His first festival was King Richard's Faire in MA (1999-2013) Michigan Ren Faire (2002-present) Ohio Renaissance Festival (2017-present) Tennessee Renaissance Festival (2003-present) Florida Renaissance Festival (2003-2011) Bay Area Renaissance Festival Tampa (2012-present.)
Ed’s work offerings include but are not limited to:
Custom commissioned vehicle airbrush
Original fantasy art for sale or commission
Limited Edition Prints and collectibles
Educational seminars and demonstrations
Instruction and mentoring classes
Signing and guest appearances.
Automotive Industry Television Guest Appearances;
Ed co produces the Vanarama Custom Van show at Carlisle PA during the Truck Nationals every year. Ed’s custom Airbrush can be found at car and bike shows across the country including SEMA the Automotive aftermarket Superbowl of all shows. Ed is often a featured guest on a variety of television network shows with interviews of his award winning airbrush mural work. Ed’s work seen on his DragonLord Van is just one example of his detail and skill that he puts into every job “literally” no matter how small.
For more info on Ed’s services contact Ed at his studio garage at 570-547-1710 or contact us with details about your commission and art needs.
Commission Original Art also MTG Artist Proofs, Art Card Proofs & Mat Drawing Illuminations
Commissioning an original art work of your specifications is easy.
1. Simply contact us with a detailed description of the subject, adding as much detail and background as possible.
2. Please specify if you would like the work to be in color or black and white.
3. Identify if this is for publication, or if the commission is for a private party/ personal use.
4. Please indicate if you wish to only license the use of the commission and not take possession of the Original Artwork.
We will promptly review your inquiry, and present you with an estimate or exact quote.
Also available- Custom Illuminations for your purchased prints. Each illumination is a one of one original concept. Framing also available, please contact us for a quote.
Ed DOES NOT do card Alters through the mail and RARE to almost never in person. Ed does however create fully rendered B/W and color painted on HIS MTG artist Proof Cards and other AP Cards