This week we welcome Kyle Chaney to the CBFC Artist Spotlight!
Q. Where are you from?
A. I am from Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. US
Q. How long you’ve been drawing?
A. I have been an artist for all of my life, 38 years. As a kid, I would draw every chance I could.
Q. What materials do prefer to do your art with?
A. I am a tattoo artist by trade, but, I prefer colored pencils. I even have love for acrylic paint.
Q. Character do you love to draw?
A. I absolutely enjoy drawing characters like Batman, Spider-Man and Wolverine. But, I also love to draw moments from films I love.
Q. Character that you want to draw that you haven’t drawn yet?
A. I have been wanting to draw more athletes and I still have a plethora of characters from the comics that I feel would be fun to work on.
Q. What artist inspires you the most and why?
A. Ben Jeffrey is one of my favorite painters. I also love everything Alex Ross does. Jim Lee, Greg Capullo and Jason Fabok are my favorite comic artists.
Q. What was your first published work?
A. I’ve been published a number of times, but, my favorite and first is when we started our own comic book label. Plan B Comics. It’s no longer around, but, that was my first.
Q. Which artist would you love to do a collaboration piece with?
A. I don’t know who would be fun to work with…maybe Greg Capullo, but, I definitely would like to learn from Alex Ross.
Thank Kyle Chaney for taking the time to answer a few of our questions! Be sure to give him a follow!
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