The Life of an Illustrator and Artist, or Being a “Painter Without a Boss” - S8004

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Being able to paint, draw, and create while calling it a “job” is something a lot of people, especially younger ones, dream of. But how do you actually get to work as an illustrator? And what does it mean for your personal life?

In this session, designer, illustrator, and artist Andreas Preis will talk about:

  • How he built his career up to this point
  • Finding your personal style  
  • The different possibilities for how to work as an artist
  • Balancing your profession with your personal life

Technical Level: General Audience

Type: Session

Category: Inspiration

Track: Illustration and Digital Painting

Audience: Art/Creative Director, Graphic Designer, Print Designer