October 3, 2016 | Author: webSman

Exclusive Interview with the Artist Mark Garro

Q: Tell us about your beginnings as an artist, when did you begin to draw or paint?

A: As early as I can remember, I made art. At age 5 I was making Dinosaur Dioramas in shoeboxes and Pop-up Dinosaurs made of paper. Did I mention I like Dinosaurs? I always drew, but didn’t start painting until the age of fifteen.

At age eight I started doing flip-pad animations. They started simple, just a ball bouncing. They evolved into seemingly always violent, but somehow hilarious scenarios, like a car crashing into a tree. One animation is of a surfer being eaten by a shark and features an early use of my present “above and below“ motif, which has always fascinated me.
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September 16, 2016 | Author: webSman

Exclusive Interview with the Artist Kinuko Y. Craft

Q: How long have you been an artist, and what was your first memory of the art process?

A: I am not sure what I should categorize myself as. Whatever I am I have been obsessed by beauty ever since infancy. I tried to create my impressions of it when I was 3 by drawing a big mural on one of the sliding screen doors in the house where I grew up in Japan with the 12 color box of crayons my grandfather had given me the day before. more » “Exclusive Interview with the Artist Kinuko Y. Craft”

September 2, 2016 | Author: webSman

Exclusive interview with Steven Kenny

Q: Tell us about your beginnings as an artist, when did you begin to draw or paint?

A: Like all children I’ve been drawing for as long as I can remember. However, once I began school, I started to attract attention to my work and was complimented on my talent. My first real recognition was when I was seven and won a prize from my town for a safety poster contest they sponsored. more » “Exclusive interview with Steven Kenny”

August 19, 2016 | Author: webSman

Exclusive Interview with Jeremy Beswick

Jeremy Beswick, the owner of Studio 600, is an English artist, photographer, sculptor and designer.

Q: How long have you been painting (drawing), and what was your first memory of the art process?______ more » “Exclusive Interview with Jeremy Beswick”

August 10, 2016 | Author: webSman

Exclusive interview with Anne Bachelier

Anne Bachelier is a French artist and illustrator. Below is an exclusive interview with Anne Bachelier by the Miroir Magazine.

Q: Since when have you been an artist? Tell us about your choice of media.
A: I may almost say – since I have learned to hold a pencil! Certainly, I did not feel myself like an artist yet, but I was the one in the class who was always asked for a drawing. more » “Exclusive interview with Anne Bachelier”