|Status||Active: Innistrad to Commander 2019|
|Education/ Training||W.T. Woodson High School|
While working as a freelance illustrator, Cynthia Shephard created illustrations for Magic: The Gathering cards and Dungeons & Dragons products since November 2009. She also participated in the creation of concept art for the Magic brand. She joined Wizards of the Coast in February 2015, taking over resposibilities formerly executed by Jeremy Jarvis.
Some notable illustrations
- Rivals of Ixalan
- Cynthia Sheppard (May 13, 2017). "What does a Magic art director do?". Sheppard-arts.blogspot.nl
- Mark Rosewater (January 1, 2018). "The Arrival of Rivals". magicthegathering.com. Wizards of the Coast.