Day 5. Portfolio day. The winners have been through the gauntlet. They pushed through their assignments and have the tools to succeed. Larry Elmore started the day giving his advice to the winners. Listening to him is a special treat with his amazing wealth of experience. He spoke about how technology has influenced his work […]
On Day 4 it was another early morning. The artists had been working throughout the night and into this morning. The drive and passion of the winners has been an inspiring part of this year’s seminar. We had an awesome lecture from Maria Ragusa-Burfield, owner and founder of Altpick. A Professional Portfolio site for artists. […]
It was an early start for the winners and based on the look on their faces they didn’t get much sleep. They were busy working on their assignments. Some worked digitally and some worked traditionally. Lazarus began the morning early and presented the theme for the day: Portfolio Presentations. Each day there has been a […]
On day 2 the Illustrator Winners started bright and early, meeting down in the lobby of the Loews Hotel. They began with a tour of the famous Author Services building. Floor to ceiling, the sheer prolific nature of L. Ron Hubbard’s career is always a great milestone to aspire to. Towards the end of the […]
Illustrators of the Future is a contest like no other. There’s prize money sure, but what is truly inspiring and unique is the week-long workshop where you will meet with many artists who have established themselves and learn the sage advice you didn’t learn in school. This investment into the artist is what paying it […]
Here is the list of our Fourth Quarter (July 1 through September 30) Illustrators of the Future Contest Winners & Finalists Congratulations to all! Winners: Asher Alpay from the Philippines Rachel Quinlan from Michigan Ryan Richmond from Indiana Finalists: Dominick Critelli from Florida Katie Croonenberghs from Washington Darryl Knickrehm from […]
Here is the list of our Second Quarter (1 January through 31 March) Illustrators of the Future Contest Winners & Finalists Congratulations to all! Winners: Christopher Kiklowicz from California Shan Shu Man from British Columbia, Canada Jason Park from British Columbia, Canada Finalists: Stephen Glatfelter from Pennsylvania Anthony Moravian from New […]
Announcing the first quarter Illustrators of the Future Contest winners.
It was in the late summer of 2011 when I first found Illustrator of the Future Contest. I was in a great stress caused by not being able to find a decent place to live less than a month before my years-long master program started and trying to adapt to a whole new environment and American culture which was the first foreign country I had ever traveled to.
International Award-Winning Artist, Rob Prior, Named as Judge for Worldwide Illustration Contest