Sam Garland has always been drawn to the world of science fiction. His interest in armored astronauts, starships, killer robots, and the infinite depths of space have led him to his career in illustration. Sam received his MFA in Illustration from the Academy of Art University in San Francisco. He has worked and traveled all over the world, creating art and bringing comic books to life. He is currently working on the series Father Robot. Sam is the principle illustrator and co-founder of the Sequential Imagery Consortium, based in the San Francisco Bay Area.