We were nominated for Best Interior Illustration. The Association of Science Fiction and Fantasy Artists has announced this year’s Chesley Award finalists. Our nominated work is the illustration “Ekaterina and the Firebird” by Abra Staffin-Wiebe;, January 2014. 
Thank you to Irene and Abra! The complete list of 2015 Chesley Award Finalists:

The awards ceremony will be held at the 73rd World Science Fiction Convention in Spokane, WA on August 19-23, 2015. The Association of Science Fiction & Fantasy Artists ASFA is a non-profit, educational association made up of artists, publishers, collectors and others with an interest the genre.

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