Mr. Skaggs started his career as an artist in 1983 illustrating children’s books for a small publishing company when he was a junior in high school. In the early nineties he became a full-time freelancer working for multiple advertising agencies, and publishers of teaching material. Craig Skaggs was then picked by Skywalker Ranch to illustrate licensed Star Wars art when they were re-releasing episodes 4, 5 and 6 with new special effects. He also began designing all kinds of toys and products for over thirty companies, doing illustrations for several magazine, game, comic, children’s book and journal publishers, and he was a cover artist for Random House Pub. and Wings Press for several years. Seven years ago Mr. Skaggs became a lead medical illustrator for the American College of Cardiology, and the Journal of Allergy and Immunology. About three years ago Craig Skaggs started doing conventions, and fine art gallery shows. Recently Mr. Skaggs started doing illustrations for Altered Creatures Pub., and toy design work for SG labs.