Sam Flegal has been a freelance Illustrator since 2009. Working for book covers, hobby games, movie concept art, the History Channel, and private collectors, Sam loves to focus on exaggerated expressions and vibrant colors. Sam’s preferred medium is oil paint.
Sam also has a deep love for Norse Mythology. In his personal work Sam depicts scenes from Norse Lore, a series he calls “Fateful Signs.” Recently Sam has had great success with “The Illustrated Hávamál,” a 104-page book that explores the meaning behind an ancient collection of Norse wisdom through a series of meditative ink drawings. Sam’s work from “Fateful Signs” was featured in the History Channel show True Monsters.
Sam Flegal’s clients include Paramount Pictures, History Channel, AEG, Fantasy Flight, Hero Games, 3Some Games, Lone Wander, & Eagle Games. He’s worked on titles like Scout’s Guide to the Zombie Apocalypse, Warhammer 40K, Legend of the Five Rings, and Fantasy Hero Complete. Sam won Best Warrior and Best 2D at Dragoncon 2015, Best Color Work at Origins Game Fair 2015, 1st place in the Gen Con 2014 Art Show, Best 2D in the 2014 Liberty Con Art Show, the Jordan Con 2014 Judges’ Choice Award, and the Gen Con 2012 Juror’s Choice Award. His work was included in the fantastic art collection, Infected by Art Volume 2, and Volume 3.