The Art of Stefan Koidl

Stefan KOIDL

About Stefan Koidl

“If you love creepy and dark artwork, you’re definitely in the right place!”

Stefan Koidl is a freelance illustrator and Krampus mask carver living in Hallein, Austria. He worked as a freelancer for multiple clients such as Dark Horse Comics LLC., Hi-Rez Studios, Ravensburger, Rhino Games Inc; Adreama Games, to name a few.

“I love to draw images that tell a story, and I believe that paintings should evoke a viewer’s feelings and make them think. I especially like to paint creepy and dark stuff — I find it thrilling to “play” with a viewer’s fear.”

Stefan Koidl

About the book

In this book, Stefan Koidl aims to showcase his passion for painting frightening digital illustrations and carving Krampus masks; share stories that deepen the meaning behind his artwork, talk about his experiences with turning art into a career, break down his creative processes and much more.

“The stories I’ve included in this book were written by members of my fan base. I’ve included these alongside the illustrations they were written to accompany, to help you as a reader dive even more deeply into the themes and messages told by my paintings themselves.”


320 pages

Language: English

Paper: Arctic Volume White (Munken) 150g

Format: 29.7 x 21 cm / 11.7 x 8.3 inches

ISBN: 978-2382890196

Price: 45€


Check out the crowdfunding campaign for The Art of Stefan KOIDL on Kickstarter (over since October 22th 2022)!

You can preorder the book on LiberDistri,

it will be available in the first quarter of 2022.