Interviews

Meet Stephen O’Blenis (@WarbucksDesign): Mashup and Pop-Culture Artist

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Stephen O’Blenis, mashup and pop-culture artist. Stephen hails from Plainville, MA and has been doing design for over 15 years. His designs...

Meet Award-Winning Web Designer Jordan Wayne Lee @jordanwlee

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Jordan Lee, An Emmy® Award-Winning Designer. Jordan Wayne Lee is an Emmy® Award-Winning designer with over 10 years of experience designing for...

Meet Shane McGowan: Illustrator from Melbourne, Australia

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Shane McGowan, an illustrator from Melbourne, Australia. [caption id="attachment_5844" align="alignleft" width="287"] Spooky story Spread for upcoming picture book to be published in...

Meet Sarah Griffiths (@SarahRodDesign): Minimalist Artist from Utah

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Sarah Griffiths a minimalist artist from Utah. Sarah is graduating from BYU in the Spring of 2015, and we hope she continues...

Meet Peter McNierney: Fashion Design Artist

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Peter McNierney, a fashion design artist. We are excited to showcase a very talented artist and graphic designer from The Big Apple...

Meet Oliver Ibañez (@OliPopArt): Graphic Designer From Spain

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Oliver Ibañez, a graphic designer from Spain. Oliver Ibañez is a graphic designer from Spain who loves movies, tv shows, soundtracks, video...

Meet Nicholas Roberts (@nikoby): Illustrator from Melbourne, Florida

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Nicholas Roberts an illustrator from Melbourne, Florida. [caption id="attachment_5768" align="alignleft" width="200"] Monty Python and The Holy Grail[/caption] Question: How did you get into...

Meet Nicholas Farren: Photoshop Artist At @BeckerNews Becker College

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Nicholas Farren, a Photoshop Artist. Nicholas is a graphic designer that specializes in Photoshop art. He grew up in Providence, Rhode Island...

Meet Michael Doret Of Alphabet Soup, A Digital Type Foundry

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Michael Doret of Alphabet Soup, a Digital Type Foundry. Michael grew up in Brooklyn, NY near Coney Island—the influence of which is...

Meet Mat Weller (@matweller): A London Based Film and Movie Artist

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Mat Weller, a film and movie artist. Mat Weller is a London based designer with a passion for film and movies. This...

Meet Laura Racero (@lauraracero): Digital Illustrator from Spain

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Laura Racero, a digital illustrator. [caption id="attachment_5730" align="alignleft" width="209"] The Winter Soldier (2014) 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' Tribute Poster.[/caption] Laura is currently...

Meet Khoa Ho (@spaceman_art): Designer from California

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Khoa Ho, a designer from California. Khoa Ho is a very recent college graduate (BFA in Graphic Design) trying to figure out...

Meet Justin Barber (@jstnbrbr): Designer Specializing in Branding and Identity

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Justin Barber a designer specializing in branding and identity. Justin Barber was born and raised in Tokyo, Japan – but currently located...

Meet James Camilleri: Art and Multimedia Designer

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is James Camilleri, an art and multimedia designer. James is a multimedia designer and a video game guy. He was originally based in...

Meet Hudson Phillips (@hudsonphillips): Designer With A Passion for Storytelling

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Hudson Phillips a designer with a passion for storytelling. Hudson Phillips is a graphic designer and writer with a passion for storytelling,...

Meet Vladimir Stankovic (@ArtRusDesign): Designer and Illustrator in Denmark

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Vladimir Stankovic, a designer and illustrator in Denmark. Vladimir is a graphic designer and illustrator born in Nis, Serbia, where he graduated...

Meet Corey Courts (@ccourts86): Canadian Based Illustrator

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Corey Courts, a Canadian based illustrator. Corey is a Canadian based illustrator/Designer that is inspired by all things art related and he's...

Meet Adam Grey (@adamxgrey): Graphic Designer From Cincinnati, OH

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Adam Grey, a graphic designer from Cincinnati, Oh. Adam is a 20 year old graphic designer currently living in downtown Cincinnati, Oh....

Meet Dominic Bell (@threeblackdotz): Freelance Designer and Illustrator

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Dominic Bell, a freelance designer and illustrator. Dominic was pretty late in getting into graphic design and illustration and even later making...

Meet Ben Mcleod (@Ben_Mcleod): Designer of Alternative Film Posters

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Ben Mcleod, a designer of alternative film posters. After graduating with a degree in illustration Ben stared work as a freelance illustrator...

Meet Matt Peppler (@mattpeppler): Michigan Based Illustrator

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Matt Peppler, a digital illustrator. Matt has always had the attitude that there is always something more to learn and something greater...

Meet Anthony Genuardi: Digital Artist

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Anthony Genuardi, a digital artist. As you will see from Anthony's work he is an amazing illustrator and artist. He is a...

Meet PJ McQuade (@LandoMcQuade): Illustrator from NY

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is PJ McQuade, an illustrator from NY. PJ McQuade lives in Brooklyn, New York with his lovely wife Daria and their dog Football....

Meet Zoe Quartermaine: A Logo and Poster Design Artist

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Zoe Quartermaine, a logo and poster designer. Zoe Quartermaine (aka Quartz) doesn't think she's developed her signature design "style" yet, but she...

Meet Arian Noveir (@RonnieJamesDuff): French Graphic and Web Designer

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Arian Noveir a French graphic and web designer. Arian is a graphic and web designer, born in Iran, known for his stencil...

Meet Abner Recinos: Visual Artist from Guatemala

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Abner Recinos a visual artist. Abner (MASTERIX) is a self-taught digital artist born in Guatemala in March 1967. He discovered his passion...

Meet Andrew Wilson: Digital and Traditional Artist at Valve Corporation

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Andrew Wilson, a digital and traditional artist. Andrew Wilson is an imaginary artist living in fictional city of Seattle, Washington. Both a...

Meet Chris Murray (@ChrisBMurray): Designer and Illustrator in Philadelphia, PA

In the spirit of giving back, and our desire to support local businesses and artists, we are doing an artist spotlight series. We will be showcasing a new artist each day for the next 31 days. Today's artist is Chris Murray, a designer and illustrator from NY - not the city through, Upstate NY, along the St. Lawrence River in...