You have to live your life with a certain blind confidence that if it’s your destiny to succeed at these things, it will happen, if you just continue to follow a straight path, to do you work as conscientiously and as creatively as you can, and to…
“There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old’s life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged . One is a childish fantasy that often engenders a lifelong obsession with its unbelievable heroes, leading to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood, unable to deal with the real world. The other, of course, involves orcs.”—[Kung Fu Monkey — Ephemera, blog post, March 19, 2009]”
― John Rogers (via thelarsenproject)
1. Do you have a wife? 2. Have any children? 3. What other occupations or jobs do your have? 4. How do you travel from place to place showing his artwork? 5. What type of media do you use? (oil paints, pastels, pencils, etc.) 6. Did you have any influences on your artwork? 7. What inspired you to make artwork?
1. No. 2. No. 3. I’m a Graphic Designer by day. 4. Have truck. Will travel. 5. Oils, Pencils, Ink. 6. Frazetta, Virgil Finley, Bruce Pennington, James Gurney… 7. I love mostly narrative illustration. I like art that tells a story. So books and movies are most inspiring for me.