JordanCon Artist Guest of Honor Sam Weber was born in Alaska, and grew up in Deep River Ontario, Canada. After attending the Alberta College of Art and Design in Calgary, he moved to New York to pursue illustration and attend graduate school at The School of Visual Arts. His studio is in Brooklyn. Sam is married to Jillian Tamaki.
Sam's art has graced many books and ebooks, including The Shadow Rising ebook from the bestselling "The Wheel of Time" series.
Sam was the winner of the 2011 Chesley Award in the Product category, for The Shadow Rising by Robert Jordan, promo art for Tor ebook; January 2010. In 2012, he was JordanCon's first Artist Guest of Honor.
You can visit his website at: http://sampaints.com/