Chris Ryniak was born in 1976 in the suburbs of Detroit. He spent his
childhood basking in the warm glow of Saturday morning cartoons and
flipping over rocks in search of insects, reptiles and ghosts. A
sculptor and painter of all manner of critters and monsters, he has
exhibited in galleries and museums throughout the world. His work has
also been published in numerous books and periodicals in the US as
well as in Europe and Asia. Chris is also a toy-designer and sculptor
of numerous editions of designer art toys and figures.