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Alfredo ”Freddy” Lopez Jr. is a professional illustrator from San Antonio.  He currently works as an illustrator in Games, comics, and cards.

Freddy began his career pursuing his love of comics. He brought his gritty painting style to projects eventually landing work as a cover colorist on titles from Image, Markosia, Ape Entertainment and many more. As a colorist, he was able to collaborate with many legendary names in the industry and helped build his reputation.

In addition to comic work, he is a sketch artist on projects for companies such as Upper Deck, Marvel, Rittenhouse, and others. Freddy has been a licensed sketch card artist on projects which include The Walking Dead, Guardians of the Galaxy, Ant-Man, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Women of Marvel, Dinosaurs, Firefly and Lady Death.

Freddy’s personal work is often known for mashing up different pop culture elements and concepts. He participates in many local art events including live art, art festivals and conventions. He occasionally visits schools to talk to kids about careers in art and keeps a pretty steady commission que where he does custom sketch cards, sketch covers and illustration work.
Freddy is currently transitioning back into the fantasy illustration market. Current projects include young adult horror bookcovers for “Dog Days” & “Deadly Passage” and Game work for several RPG projects, card games and spot illustrations for fantasy and scifi projects.  He is also continuing to work for Upper Deck on Marvel and other licensed projects. Additionally, he is also in demand for posters and signing events. He has created event and appearance posters for signings by many celebrities including Dave Bautista (Drax from Guardians of the Galaxy, Michael Rooker (Walking Dead), Daniel Logan (Young Boba Fett), and Jeremy Bulloch (Boba Fett) and for events like Free Comic Book Day, Star Wars Day, Film Festivals and others.
For more information on Freddy or commissions, feel free to drop him a line or find him at an upcoming event.

Credits include:

Journalstone Publishing, Upper Deck, Rittenhouse Archives, 5finity, Rogue Games, Image/Shadowline Comics, Grognardia Games, Breygent Marketing, APE Entertainment, Markosia Publishing, Twomorrows Publishing, ANA Comics, Less than Three, Nate Piekos/Blambot, ComicBreak.com, Mongoose Publishing and more!

Some comic specifics are:

  • Cover artist on Journalstone Young Adult Horror books Deadly Passage by Sanford Allen and Joe McKinney’s Dog Days (Winner of the HWA Bram Stoker Award for Superior Achievement in a YA Novel)
  • Card artist at Upper Deck/Marvel for: Ant-Man, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Women of Marvel, Firefly, Fleer Retro. Marvel 3D. Guardians of the Galaxy, Marvel Masterpieces, and more..

  • Card artist at Rittenhouse for The Walking Dead: Comic Series 2

  • Cover and Interior colorist for Warriors of the Dharuk with Stephen Lindsay and Dave Myers

  • Cover colorist for Chris Mill’s Femme Noir book with Joe Staton by Ape Entertainment.

  • Cover colorist for the After the Cape Vol1 trade paperback for Image Comics

  • Cover colorist for the After the Cape Vol2 issues 1-3 for Image Comics

  • Colorist for an 8 pg short of Dwight MacPherson’s “Morbid MIlton” published by Cryptic Magazine

  • Colorist for a 4 page guest spot in Nate Piekos’ Atland Comics with Brandon J. Carr.

  • Cover Colorist for Nate Piekos’ Atland Comics issues 1-4 with Lee Morin

  • Cover for StarShip Troopers #3 with Chris DiBari by Markosia publishing.

  • A cover on Dead Men Tell no Tales: Decimation with Chris DiBari for Arcana

  • Pitch cover colorist for The Daughter of Dracula with Rob Davis and Ron Fortier

  • Pitch cover colorist for Chris Mill’s Sinbad: Coils of the Serpent with Eduardo Barreto.

  • Cover colorist for John Schlim’s Thistleheart with penciller Lan Medina

  • Cover colorist for several comics published by PV Comics.

  • Cover colorist for several comics published by ANA Comics.

  • Cover colorist for several comics published by Cornerstone Comics.