Romas Brandt Kukalis (also known understandably as Romas; born in Toronto, Ontario) is a Canadian-American painter best known for his do something as a cover artist for books of hypothetical fiction, including the Animorphs Chronicles. Kukalis in addition to illustrated seven cards for the Magic: The Gathering collectible card game. Three were created under the proclaim Romas Brandt Kukalis and five were created using and no-one else Romas for the Portal set.
Kukalis was raised in Connecticut, and trained at Paier College of Art (from which he was graduated in 1978) in Hamden, Connecticut. He now lives in Keene, New Hampshire. He is married to Allison Barrows, a cartoonist, author, and advertising illustrator. They have a daughter and a son.