Mark Tedin

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Mark Tedin
Nationality American
Known for Fantasy art

Mark Tedin is an artist whose work has appeared in collectible card games and role-playing games.

Early life and education[edit]

Mark Tedin was born in Sitka, Alaska.[1] After high school, he went to college at Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington, and following Gonzaga, he went on to receive his master's degree in fine arts at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri.[1] He graduated in 1992.

Career[edit]

Tedin did freelance work for Wizards of the Coast and from 1997 - 2000, he also worked on site at Wizards of the Coast as a staff conceptual artist.[1] He is best known for his work on Magic: The Gathering and Dungeons & Dragons.

Tedin is one of the original twenty-five Magic: The Gathering artists. Outside of Magic he has worked on Vampire, Legend of the Five Rings, Legend of the Burning Sands, Battletech, Netrunner, and Doomtown.[2]

Since his time at Wizards, Tedin has also taught illustration, visual composition, and figure drawing part-time at the Northwest College of Art near Seattle.[1]

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