Artist Spotlight

Artist Spotlight: Miss Tak

Miss Tak’s Portfolio Where are you from originally? Where are you located now? Born and raised in So-Cal. At the moment I’m working out of Hollywood. Could you give us a brief overview of your art background?  My parents used to say that when they’d hand out colouring pages in Preschool, I’d turn them over and draw my own things on the back. Later, I enrolled in private art lessons, as well as Saturday High…

Artist Spotlight: Yating Sun

Yating Sun’s Portfolio Where are you from originally? Where are you located now? I am from China, mainland city called Qingdao. Now I am located at Los Angeles, California. Could you give us a brief overview of your art background? I have liked to draw since I was a kid, and the professional training for my artistic skills comes from high school. I went to an art high school and learned some very basic rules…

Artist Spotlight: Erin Greener

Erin’s Portfolio Could you give us a brief overview of your art background, where you are from, etc? Growing up on a hobby farm in a small town, having even a teeny bit of artistic talent made you a big fish. I knew I wanted to do something with my talent, but I wasn’t sure what yet. I figured that going to art school after high school would help me figure that out. However, going…

Artist Spotlight: Penelope Gaylord

Penelope’s Portfolio Where are you from? I was born near Manila, Philippines but home is the Washington, DC area.   Could you give us a brief overview of your art background (when you first became interested in art, education, work history, etc…) we just need a couple sentences, doesn’t have to be full bio.  I think The Little Mermaid had a huge influence on me to want to draw, even though I didn’t know it…

Artist Spotlight: Alice Meichi Li

Alice’s Portfolio  GDG: Where are you from/ where do you currently live and work? AML: I’m originally from Detroit, specifically the East Side. (Yeah, the actual city of Detroit, not the suburbs like most people who say they’re from Detroit.) I currently live and work in NYC, after having moved here for art college. . GDG: Could you give us a brief overview of your art background (when you first became interested in art, education,…

Artist Spotlight: Sandra Fremgen

Sandra’s Portfolio  Where are you from? I was born in Hong Kong and currently living in Los Angeles.  Could you give us a brief overview of your art background? With my background in traditional painting and digital art, I have been working as a surface designer for the past 9 years. I have created artwork for fabric, greeting cards, photo albums, dinnerware and many other items used to decorate your home. I love designing for…

Artist Spotlight: Heather Chavez

Heather’s Portfolio    Could you give us a brief overview of your art background (when you first became interested in art, education, work history, etc…)? I got into art at 7 years old and always wanted to be an animator. I attended the Los Angeles High School for the arts, then went onto get my degree from the California institute of the Arts. Was a nintooner at Nickelodeon then did graphic design for Siany and…

Artist Spotlight: Leen Isabel

Leen’s Portfolio  |  Leen’s Facebook  |  Pole Dancing Adventures Could you give us a brief overview of your art background (when you first became interested in art, education, work history, etc…) we just need a couple sentences, doesn’t have to be full bio. I grew up with American comics, anime and manga – all of which laid the foundation for my interest in comics and illustration. In college, I added to my love of popular…

Artist Spotlight: Natalie Zigal

Natalie’s Website  |  Natalie on Society6 Could you give us a brief overview of your art background (when you first became interested in art, education, work history, etc…)? I always loved to draw.  I didn’t always see it as a potential career.  I just liked it and  I wanted to get better at it.  I applied to  the San Jose State animation illustration program because I loved the curriculum and was drawn to the energy…