CCJ ELLIS - BANGOR
C.C.J. Ellis is a fantasy illustrator and Author from Bangor, North Wales. Their work is inspired by fantasy and mythology, drawing inspiration from ancient cultures and a variety of countries. They work mainly with pen, ink and watercolour and occasionally use Photoshop and ProCreate.
Ellis attended Glyndwr University in Wrexham and achieved a Masters in Design Communication. They have launched several successful Kickstarters, one of which led to the publication of their first book 'Welsh Monsters & Mythical Beasts', which explores the creatures of Welsh folklore.
Over the years Ellis has worked for numerous clients, including WyrmWood Gaming, Eye of Newt Books and The Knight Shop.
In the past Ellis has been featured in several online blogs and magazines, including Imagine FX Magazine and Y Lle’ on Welsh TV channel S4C. They have also taken part in a one-to-one Podcast with 'Pencil Kings' and appeared on the BBC 'Wales Today' Show.