This week we welcome Ryan to the CBFC Artist Spotlight!
Q. Where are you from?
A. I am originally from Lancaster California now living In Overland Park kansas.
Q. How long have you been drawing?
A. I’ve been drawing since I was about 6 or 7 years old. Started then and never really stopped
Q. What materials do prefer to do your art with?
A. I still really love a pencil and paper but lately being on the road a lot, an apple iPad Pro with clip studio works wonders.
Q. Character you love to draw?
A. I love lots of characters. I never could pick one. I have a team of favorites.
Q. What Character would you want to draw that you haven’t drawn yet?
A. I’d still love to draw a Spider-Man comic or X-men. A couple bucket list items for me.
Q. What artist inspires you the most and why?
A. Same as favorite character, I can’t name one artist. My top would be Jim Lee, J Scott Campbell, Humberto Ramos, and Joe Mad. All for different reasons and skill sets. A lot for the business side they have created as well.
Q. What was your first published work?
A. My first published work was a cover for a book called Zombies VS Cheerleaders. A few people in my group started with the same comic.
Q. Which artist would you love to do a collaboration piece with?
A. I would still love to work with Campbell, Ramos, or Joe Mad. Biggest artist influences and love to learn from them.
Big thanks to Ryan for taking the time to answer a few of our questions! Be sure to give him a follow!
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