Thomas Yeates resides in northern California and attended college in Utah, Sacramento, the Joe Kubert School in New Jersey. Since then he has been working as an illustrator, focusing on high adventure in the comic book/graphic novel field. He has worked for most of the major companies in that field, DC Comics, Marvel Comics, Dark Horse Comics, Eclipse, etc. He has illustrated Swamp Thing, Timespirits, Tarzan, Conan, Zorro, myths and legends for Lerner Publishingand many short stories. He has also done book covers and illustration including Edgar Rice Burroughs’ John Carter of Marsand a series of books on myths. His latest released works are Law of the Desert Borna graphic novel based on a Louis L’Amour western story, Groo VS Conanwith Sergio Aragones, and Tarzan The Beckoning. In 2012 Yeates landed his Dream job, illustrating the on going Prince Valiant Sunday newspaper strip.