“Don’t Forget Me!” by Vince Natale
on cover of Van Wyck Gazette Spring 2016 Issue
This painting was originally commissioned by Parachute Press in 2000 for the cover of “Don’t Forget Me!”, the first book in the new children’s horror
fiction series, “The Nightmare Room” from R.L.Stine.
Vince Natale has been creating illustrations and fine art professionally since 1985. He attended the School of Visual Arts in New York City and graduated from the duCret School of Art in Plainfield, New Jersey.
His works range from magazine editorials to book covers to fine art and spans the genres of romance, horror, fantasy-science fiction, portraiture, and military subjects. Vince has also created numerous illustrations for advertising clients in fashion, pharmaceuticals, and high tech.
He has received numerous awards for both his commercial and fine art work, and has been represented in several annual exhibitions of the Society of Illustrators in New York and Los Angeles. Vince’s works also appear regularly in the Spectrum annual book of The Best in Fantastic Art.
As well as having produced work for private commissions, his personal-gallery work has found homes in many private collections.
Alongside his professional artist-illustrator duties, Vince is also an instructor at the Woodstock School of Art.
View his artwork on: http://vincenatale.com