Sam Martine is a graduate of the School of Visual Arts and has an MFA from C.W. Post. Early in his career, he worked for the famed Lester Rossin Studio in New York. Illustration clients include ABC Television, Ballantine Books, CBS Television, Grey Advertising, IBM, Panasonic, and Pfizer. For decades, he taught illustration and drawing at the School of Visual Arts, Pratt Institute, and Marywood University.