Oscar Droege 1898 - 1982 Oscar Droege was an exceptional woodblock artist and one of the best of the German woodblock practitioners. He was born and died in Hamburg, and is a quintessential German proponent of the woodblock, or the "farbholzschnitt".
Ever since I bought my very first print (by Robert Hodgell) and known of the work of Walter Anderson, I've loved linocuts. Excellent website for linocuts, excellent images of steps this artist takes to create wonderful images
The amazing landscape paintings of Eyvind Earle, former Disney matte painter. I love how this vivid and playful style manages to also captures an air of grandeur. I imagine this could be the Hudson River School of some strange fantasy world.