Fantasy artists: The Art of Julie Bell
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Julie Bell (born 1958 in Beaumont, Texas) is an American painter. A fantasy artist and wildlife artist, she is a former bodybuilder and fantasy model for her husband, painter Boris Vallejo.
Julie Bell has painted the covers for approximately 100 fantasy/science fiction books and magazines since 1990. In the early ’90s, she illustrated painted covers for video games as well as best-selling trading cards for the superheroes of Marvel and DC. She designed the award-winning Dragons of Destiny sculpture series, Mistress of the Dragon’s Realm dagger series, as well as the Temptation Rides sculpture series produced by The Franklin Mint.
Julie and her husband, Boris Vallejo, have done many paintings for advertising campaigns such as Nike, Inc., Coca-Cola, and Toyota. She has painted the covers for two albums by musician, Meat Loaf Bat Out Of Hell III: The Monster Is Loose and Hang Cool Teddy Bear.
Bell and Vallejo reside in Pennsylvania. She has two sons, both of whom are also professional painters.