Edward Reed is a modern-day pin-upartist. Edward was a Contributing Editor for Airbrush Magazine from 1995 to 1998, an Editorial Advisor/Contributing Editor for Airbrush Art + Action from 1998 to 2003, and the Editorial Advisor/Contributing Editor for Art Scene International magazine 2003 to 2009. Currently retired from illustration work. He created pinup art since 1988. He is a noted authority on pinup art and has written many instructional articles on the subject of how to create pinup art for Airbrush Magazine, Airbrush Action, Art Scene International and Airbrush Art + Action. In 1997, he designed the FH-10 Freehand Pinup Shield for ARTOOL Products Company which is still sold in art supply stores today. A book on his work The Art of Edward Reed: Portraits & Pin-ups was published by SQP in spring of 2008 and a second book Atlantica: A School of Mermaids was published by SQPinc summer of 2013. Edward illustrated cover and interior art for many compilation books published and distributed by SQP over the years.