Q1: Let’s start with the common question, if you can kindly introduce yourself.
A: So im WG, a French self taught graphic designer since 3 years. I love all about arts! Music, design, fashion etc…
Q2: How did you get into the field of your work?
A: When i was young, i made graffiti, drawing, painting, I always drew, it is in me! Its my best way of expression!
At the beginning i fiddled on the software PAINT, after that I knew PHOTOSHOP, a revelation! Since this day I do not stop spending hours to create covers, logos, artworks etc….
Q3: Do you have any current favourite artists, comic artists, photographers who may have influenced you to become the artist that you are?
A: Hum yes i love DAVE HILL the famous photographer! RAFYA one of the best photographer/designer and a friend too. I Love THE STUDIO too! There are many of excellent artists! Big up for all artists on the world….
Q4: What are the main tools of your trade?
A: I still use PHOTOSHOP, ILLUSTRATOR, LIGHTROOM, CANON EOS 550D and sometime CINEMA 4D, dont forget my best friend, the Wacom Intuos4 tablet ahah!
Q5: How was it for you to learn the process of that? Did you teach yourself, take classes or learn from other existing artist’s tutorial?
A: I’m completely self-taught, i learn some tutorials on the web! I think art school is not indispensable, it is enough to have the creative spirit…
Q6: Do you think its possible for you to describe the process of your art style, what are the dos and don’ts, the important aspects you set yourself to achieve your style of design?
A: Its not easy but im from Urban world, Hip Hop, so i think we can see it on my artworks! Colorful, Movement, Dynamic, Bright and sometimes Dark are some words who can qualify my style. It depend of my inspiration! I just do what i feel!
Q7: What are the biggest struggles you encounter as an artist?
A: The PRESSUUUURE! lol Sometimes people does not include the number of hours spent behind the screen, the area of art is very undervalued Working freelance is not easy, its really difficult to be respected. Sometimes it’s hard to find motivation to work on something you fundamentally disagree but its the work!
Q8: Do you have any other future plans that don’t involve creative art?
A: Sure! I would like to work on videos projects, vidéoclips, music vidéos etc… Create movie posters would be a very good experience! Im very open for all plans, the futur will say it to me lol
Q9: Do you have any personal mottos, quotes or existing quotes that motivates you to do what you love doing? Can you share it with us or provide words of wisdom from your experiences for those who look up to you?
A: My signature is: “WG, Where your dreams meet pixels”
-Work with your instinct!
- Do not settle limits!
-Keep going. Keep practicing!
- Bring the best everydays!
Q10: What do you think the future will hold for all artists from all backgrounds from now?
A: I dont know! But as long as people shall dream, there will be a place for art! I think….
Q11: To round off the last question, where can your fans and new fans find updated news and progress from you, – Where can we find you ?
Want to say THANKS to khuan tru!
Q12: Ok this question is optional for you, you and I know that art theft is so common now in the internet world, so are there any words you want to share or shout at to those who steal people arts?
A:Like we say in France “La roue tourne” sooner or later! It means that we shall be punished for our stupid actions!