An illustrator who has contributed to the Choose Your Own Adventure series of gamebooks.
Bio (back of a book)
Keith Newton began his art career in the theater as a set painter. Having talent and a strong desire to paint portraits, he moved to New York and studied fine art at the Art Students league. Keith has won numerous awards in art such as the Grumbacher Gold Medallion and Salmagundi Award for Pastel. He soon began illustrating and was hired by Disney feature Animation where he worked on such films as Pocahontas, and Mulan as a background artist. Keith also designed color models for sculptures at Disney Animal Kingdom and has animated commercials for Euro Disney. Today, Keith Newton freelances from his home and teaches entertainment illustrations at the college for creative studies in Detroit. He is married and has two daughters.