- Should you improve your current project, or start a new one?
- Notes on color, anatomy and cinematic lighting.
- Does your online portfolio work on Mobile Devices? (And other formatting tips.)
Available exclusively to students, The Backstage Pass includes our Escape From Art Jail series, live portfolio review sessions, hour-after-hour of extended interviews from The ArtCast, The Paper Wings Show and MORE!
In part 1 of our “Purple Cow” Case Study with Rebecca Black-Gliko, we discussed how her unwavering focus led to a highly-competitive, entry-level position at Laika – the stop-motion feature animation studio that produced Coraline and Kubo and the Two Strings.
Today, our conversation continues with Beki’s thoughts on committing to your craft, practicing fundamentals, and launching a career through the development of an authentic visual voice…
Rebecca Black-Gliko’s unwavering focus led to a highly-competitive, entry-level position at Laika – the stop-motion feature animation studio that produced Coraline and Kubo and the Two Strings.
In part 1 of this series, we hear how Beki shaped her own personal brand, and proved herself with an ambitious personal project…
Chris Oatley and Ejiwa (Edge) Ebenebe answer your questions about how to discover and develop your Personal Brand (aka your “Purple Cow.”)
Once I really started writing in pictures first, it changed the way I wrote.
– Mark Pett
Mark Pett is a former syndicated comics creator and self-proclaimed “Authorstrator” of 5 charming picture books.
In this deleted scene from Stories Unbound #7, Mark tells us how he used to create “talking heads” comics. But after taking a challenge from a friend to make “silent comics,” his writing process changed forever…
Whether you're pursuing concept art, illustration, character design, storyboarding, comics, animation or children's books, The Oatley Academy will help you make a living from your imagination. If you're interested in growing as a professional artist, please introduce yourself! We would love to connect with you.