Ep.101: Nick Runge on why it’s important to draw and paint every day

By Iva Mikles •  Updated: Jan 30, 2018 

Hey, guys! In this episode, I am chatting with Nick Runge, a watercolor, oil and comic books artist originally living in LA. He is most known as a portrait painter, describing his art “abstracted realism”. In the past, he worked for IDW and Dark Horse.

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Key Takeaways

“Just keep painting! It’s like an exercise, it will suck some days and it will be great other days, but the most important thing is to just paint something, anything.”

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

All artworks by Nick Runge, used with permission

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Iva Mikles
Hi, I am Iva (rhymes with “viva”). I am an artist, illustrator, teacher, and the founder of Art Side of Life™️. I've worked as a commercial artist since 2009. 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, to contribute to waking up your creative genius.

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