For years, Awesome Art We’ve Found Around The Net has been about two issues solely – superior artwork and the artists that create it. With that in thoughts, we thought why not take the primary week of the month to showcase these superior artists much more? Welcome to “Awesome Artist We’ve Found Around The Net.” In this column, we’re specializing in one artist and the superior artwork that they create, whether or not they be novice, up and coming, or nicely established. The aim is to uncover these artists so much more people turn out to be acquainted with them. We ask these artists a couple of inquiries to see their origins, influences, and extra. If you’re an superior artist or know somebody that needs to be featured, be happy to contact me at any time at [email protected].This month we’re very happy to carry you the superior artwork of…
Patrick Brown is an Australian artist dwelling in Tasmania. For the previous ten years, he has been creating fan artwork for his on-line gallery. This has led to alternatives in quite a few magazines, together with The Official Playstation Magazine and ImagineFX, in addition to firms reminiscent of IO Interactive, Naughty Dog, and CD Projekt Red/DeviantART. In early 2015, his Guardians of the Galaxy piece caught the attention of Marvel Comics. Ever since then he has been working for Marvel on a number of tasks, together with promotional artwork for Marvel’s Spider-Man animated collection, Guardians of the Galaxy promo character artwork, The Avengers artwork, and rather more shortly to return. Brown says, “I really feel extraordinarily fortunate to have this in my life, and I stay day-after-day with a lot appreciation for it, it is numerous enjoyable!”
Working for Marvel has allowed Brown the flexibility to stop his full-time job as a graphic designer and do business from home creating artwork. Brown explains that “It was a scary leap of religion nevertheless it has all performed out. It has now been over six years and the demand for work simply retains getting increased, and the tasks getting greater.” Brown additional famous, “I actually wish to assist new and upcoming artists perceive that nothing is unattainable and nothing is simply too onerous to perform. As lengthy as you do what you like, and share your artwork so the world can see, you possibly can actually attain some unbelievable objectives.”
JoBlo: What bought you began as an artist?
Brown: I first began for enjoyable as a child, I might draw a lot, it was all the time only a snug factor for me and really satisfying. Combine my artwork with my love of video games and I simply began creating fan artwork as an grownup. So video games and films performed an enormous half in getting me began, I simply all the time needed to attract what I beloved taking part in or seeing.
Who have been a few of your favourite artists rising up?
Humberto Ramos was one among my first inspirations, his Spider-man comics amazed me. And additionally the artwork model of the Grand Theft Auto games, I’m unsure of the artist there, however these pushed me to attempt digital artwork, I’d try to do the identical model of San Andreas when that was massive, numerous enjoyable.
Who do you actually dig nowadays, observe on Instagram?
I actually get pleasure from following Stanley Lau, and Stephen Byrne is a good artist to observe. Also, Jude Devir is a cool artist and I really like what he and his spouse do, numerous humorous relatable artwork posts.
What recommendation would you’ve gotten for budding artists right this moment?
The greatest recommendation I may give, simply do numerous cool and attention-grabbing artwork and share it with the world, whether or not it is on Instagram or DevianART, get it on the market, construct a following and alternatives will discover you.
What ought to we be searching for from you sooner or later?
Currently, I’m working onerous on my Patreon and making an attempt to construct that up, so I’ve been placing out numerous new art work, I’ve bought lots to return too. I’m additionally doing a bunch of tutorials, new ones each Friday, and loads of different enjoyable perks.
Being a fansite, we have now to ask you… What are a few of your favourite films/TV exhibits of all time?
Favorite films: Terminator 1+2, Predator, Planet of the Apes trilogy, Alien franchise, Mad Max Fury Road, District 9, All of the Marvel Cinematic Universe films, and lots extra. Favorite games: The entire Grand Theft Auto franchise, Red Dead Redemption 1+2, Spider-man PS4, the Fallout games, The Last of Us 1+2, all Uncharted, God of War, The Witcher. Favorite TV exhibits: Game of Thrones, Breaking Bad, Stranger Things, Black Mirror, Dexter.
Scroll down to take a look at a few of our favourite artwork items from Mr. Brown as we proceed to observe his journey throughout his Website and social media hubs: Pateron / Instagram / Facebook / SkillShare.
God of War
Guardians of the Galaxy
Hellboy vs. The Witcher
The Last of Us
Video Game Legends
The Walking Dead