Mixed Media on Grafix Film with Tony Rodriguez
February 09, 2020
Sunday, February 9 12:00 – 1:30PM
Sunday, February 9 2:00 – 3:30PM
Come explore how to layer coloured inks, pencil crayons, oils and even ball point pens to create an exciting mixed media masterpiece. Tony will demonstrate how to apply washes, ink and easy local color to Duralar film. He will explain how the different stages and steps work and come together to create harmony between materials, resulting in a successful graphical yet rendered illustration. This demo is for anyone interested in discovering new techniques. A certain understanding of design and drawing would be great but not mandatory. The focus of the demo is to encourage people to explore.
Tony is an illustration, art history and computer animation graduate from Ontario’s Sheridan College who currently resides in Vancouver. He has over 15 years of experience in the video game industry creating high end content from pre-production to final polished art. Tony has been illustrating and creating content for marketing for major brands and licenses. He has been trusted by companies such as Microsoft, Sony, Sega and Nintendo to create exciting new content for long standing titles such as Killer Instinct, Atari Greatest Hits, Metal Slug, Phantom Dust, etc. All of which have naturally influenced and led him to develop his own unique techniques and style which can be seen in his latest works as an independent artist. Tony continues to grow not only in the entertainment field but also in the classical arts at the same time keeping his pulse on the trends and pop culture of today.