Ep.128: Be a student of life with Brian Ajhar

By Iva Mikles •  Updated: Mar 22, 2018 •  Interviews

Hey, guys! In this episode, I am chatting with Brian Ajhar, a character designer, illustrator, and storyteller. His art career has spanned 3 decades and his clients include magazines, newspapers, advertising agencies, corporations, and book publishers.

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Key Takeaways

“Be a student of life, experience and observe. There is always a story!”

“It’s not about what the character looks like, but what emotion you get from what the character is doing”

Resources mentioned

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Special thanks to Brian for joining me today. See you next time!

All artworks by Brian Ajhar, used with permission

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Hi, I am Iva (rhymes with “viva”). I am an artist, illustrator, founder of Art Side of Life®, and Top Teacher on Skillshare. Since 2009 I've worked as an illustrator, character designer, art director, and branding specialist focusing on storytelling, concepts, and animation. I believe that we are all creative in infinite numbers of ways, so I've made it my mission to teach you everything I know and help wake up your creative genius. Learn more about me.

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