Ep.107: Follow your dreams with Prem Sai GS

By Iva Mikles •  Updated: Feb 07, 2018 •  Interviews

Hey, guys! In this episode, I am chatting with Prem Sai GS, an engineer from India who decided to change his career to follow his dreams of becoming an animator in California. He worked as a design intern at DreamWorks Feature Animation.

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Key Takeaways

“If you really want something, just go for it, because you only live once!”

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

All artworks by Prem Sai GS, 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 illustration, 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 either wake up or develop your creative genius. Learn more about me.

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