Nene Tina Thomas has been drawing and painting her entire life, but she began her career as a professional artist in 1994 when she was approached by Wizards of the Coast to contribue work to the popular CCG "Magic: the Gathering". She spent the first few years of her professional career working for several different companies, before making the decision to strike out on her own as a print artist. After leaving the world of contract ar behind, she has spent the last twenty years refining her craft, and experimenting with different mediums and techniques, always striving to imporve. She has also finally realied her lifelond dream of releasing her own fantasy series, "The Zarryiostrom", which has been the inspiration for the vast majority of her work. When she isn't sketching or painting, Nene enjoys sewing, sculpting, dollmaking, and spending time with her husband and their house full of cats.