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ON ANDROID? Use PODCAST REPUBLIC APP. Talking about art and life as an artist, hosted by Emmy winning creator and award winning artist, Bobby Chiu. Join Bobby as he interviews top artists working in film, animation, tv, illustration, games (Iain McCaig, Craig Mullins, Brenda Chapman... etc) and shares his own thoughts and philosophies about art and being an artist.For online art courses, live art workshops, and over 100 free artist video interviews visit SCHOOLISM.com

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ON ANDROID? Use PODCAST REPUBLIC APP. Talking about art and life as an artist, hosted by Emmy winning creator and award winning artist, Bobby Chiu. Join Bobby as he interviews top artists working in film, animation, tv, illustration, games (Iain McCaig, Craig Mullins, Brenda Chapman... etc) and shares his own thoughts and philosophies about art and being an artist.For online art courses, live art workshops, and over 100 free artist video interviews visit SCHOOLISM.com

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Art is not a religion

By Realgirl🐯 - Dec 19 2019
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These guys on here oftentimes sound as if art is the most important passion and pursuit in life and they are thoroughly mistaken. The Almighty is much better at creating beauty than any of our crayon scribbles we bow down and venerate.

Best questions and guests!

By Tosh913 - Jul 06 2017
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This is a fantastic podcast that inspires and informs! If you want to be in the arts, especially entertainment arts, listen to everyone of these! Gems of advice, nuggets of truth! Bobby Chiu and his team ask deep questions and get great responses! Love this! When I need a boost, I listen to this! Even if I don't, I do. And you should too if you'd like to grow as an artist!

iTunes Ratings

44 Ratings
Average Ratings
41
1
0
2
0

Art is not a religion

By Realgirl🐯 - Dec 19 2019
Read more
These guys on here oftentimes sound as if art is the most important passion and pursuit in life and they are thoroughly mistaken. The Almighty is much better at creating beauty than any of our crayon scribbles we bow down and venerate.

Best questions and guests!

By Tosh913 - Jul 06 2017
Read more
This is a fantastic podcast that inspires and informs! If you want to be in the arts, especially entertainment arts, listen to everyone of these! Gems of advice, nuggets of truth! Bobby Chiu and his team ask deep questions and get great responses! Love this! When I need a boost, I listen to this! Even if I don't, I do. And you should too if you'd like to grow as an artist!
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CHIUSTREAM

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ON ANDROID? Use PODCAST REPUBLIC APP. Talking about art and life as an artist, hosted by Emmy winning creator and award winning artist, Bobby Chiu. Join Bobby as he interviews top artists working in film, animation, tv, illustration, games (Iain McCaig, Craig Mullins, Brenda Chapman... etc) and shares his own thoughts and philosophies about art and being an artist.For online art courses, live art workshops, and over 100 free artist video interviews visit SCHOOLISM.com

Rank #1: #099 ChiuStream: How I fast-tracked my career

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When he began his art career, Bobby was told that things were done this way, advancement happened like that, and that was how things were. But by doing things like everyone else, Bobby would inevitably have a career that was just like everyone else's. So instead of following what was already laid out in front of him, Bobby identified simple things that he could change to boost his career, go off the beaten track, and distinguish himself and his work early on. In this ChiuStream, Bobby will explain how a simple change in thinking and habit can help you do the same and fast-track you years ahead!

Nov 20 2018

1hr 3mins

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Rank #2: #177 Riot Illustrator, Jennifer Wuestling

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By all accounts, Jennifer Wuestling, now illustrating at Riot Games in Los Angeles, is a long way from the German countryside where she grew up. In this interview, she talks to Bobby about how she went from making do with an education in graphic design to creating fan-favorite splash art for one of the biggest games in the world!

ART EDUCATION
https://www.schoolism.com

JENNIFER WUESTLING
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jenniferwuestling

BOBBY CHIU
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Sep 16 2019

30mins

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Rank #3: #098 Gregory Manchess: Going Above the Timberline

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In this interview, Bobby spends an hour with one of his artistic heroes, award-winning illustrator, Gregory Manchess. They talk about how Gregory views himself and his art, what storytelling and painting have in common, and how he went about doing over 120 oil paintings (!!) for his masterwork, Above the Timberline, his novel published by Simon & Schuster.
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Nov 15 2018

1hr 4mins

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Rank #4: #159 Disney Character Modeler, Alena Wooten

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Alena Wooten was the artistic outlier in her family. Like Bobby, she studied business in college because she didn't know art was a career option. Then all her fidgeting with Super Sculpey paid off. In this interview, she shares her origin story, how character designers can make 3D modeling easier, and her essential advice for new sculptors.

ART EDUCATION
https://www.schoolism.com

ALENA WOOTEN
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/alenawooten

BOBBY CHIU
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Jul 15 2019

56mins

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Rank #5: #167 The Next Phase of Max Ulichney

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By the time you're watching this video, art director Max Ulichney will have probably already left Elastic, the design studio he'd been at for over a decade, and gone into the film industry. This move is news to Bobby and they spend the rest of the interview talking about Max's revelation moment and what's next.

ART EDUCATION
https://www.schoolism.com

MAX ULICHNEY
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/maxulichney

BOBBY CHIU 
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Aug 12 2019

1hr 6mins

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Rank #6: #061 The Godfather of Digital Painting, Craig Mullins

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When Bobby gets the Godfather of Digital Painting, Craig Mullins, on the line, he turns into a fanboy like the rest of us! In this wide-ranging interview, Craig talks to Bobby about his style, speculates on how Monet would've painted an orc, and explains why on earth would he destroy all his art when he gets old. APPLY FOR DIGITAL PAINTING WITH CRAIG MULLINS https://www.schoolism.com/school.php?id=44 ART EDUCATION https://www.schoolism.com BOBBY CHIU Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Apr 23 2018

1hr 46mins

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Rank #7: #119 Interview with Fabien Mense

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If you've ever wondered if you're too old for art (spoiler: you're not), meet Fabien Mense. While most of our artist friends have known they wanted to be artists since they were little, it took prodding from his parents, a Ghibli-loving girlfriend, and the anime cult classic, Perfect Blue, to make a 20-year-old Fabien realize that this was the world he belonged in.

ART EDUCATION
https://www.schoolism.com/

FABIEN MENSE
https://www.instagram.com/fabienmense

BOBBY CHIU
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Feb 04 2019

48mins

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Rank #8: 5 problems developing talent

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In this podcast, Bobby Chiu wants to share with you the top 5 problems that might be stopping you from developing your talent as an artist. We think he has some fantastic and heartfelt solutions to...

ChiuStream podcast is where curious, hungry artists go to learn from the top concept artists, character designers and entertainment artists.

Jan 20 2017

10mins

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Rank #9: #180 The Core (Series 2) with Nathan Fowkes, Part 13: Creating Depth

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Every failure contains a lesson, which is why veteran concept artist, Nathan Fowkes, wants you to keep your work ESPECIALLY if you think it's a disaster! A lot of failures are actually, say, 75% successful. In Part 13 of this mini series, Nathan gets to the core of creating depth and how to fix paintings by focusing on three main things.

ENVIRONMENT DESIGN
https://www.schoolism.com/school.php?id=26

DESIGNING WITH COLOR AND LIGHT
https://www.schoolism.com/school.php?id=22

PICTORIAL COMPOSITION
https://www.schoolism.com/school.php?id=31

LANDSCAPE SKETCHING IN WATERCOLOR AND GOUACHE
https://www.schoolism.com/school.php?id=36

NATHAN FOWKES
https://www.instagram.com/nathanfowkesart

BOBBY CHIU 
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Sep 26 2019

6mins

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Rank #10: Matt Winston is the son of legendary special effects creator Stan Winston, winner of four Academy awards

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Matt Winston is the son of legendary special effects creator Stan Winston, winner of four Academy awards! Stan worked on films such as the first three Jurassic Park movies, Aliens, the Predator...

ChiuStream podcast is where curious, hungry artists go to learn from the top concept artists, character designers and entertainment artists.

Jan 18 2017

30mins

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Rank #11: CHIUSTREAM. Starting your own studio, talking to high profile artists

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Chiustream is a live and interactive stream about art and life as an artist. Catch Bobby draw and answers questions live, join the newsletter at https://www.schoolism.com/subscribe-mail.php Hosted by...

ChiuStream podcast is where curious, hungry artists go to learn from the top concept artists, character designers and entertainment artists.

Jan 03 2017

1hr 5mins

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Rank #12: #032 Inside the Mind of Carter Goodrich

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Self-esteem and confidence can be an artist's best friend or worst enemy. Just ask our guest: the incredible Carter Goodrich. From illustrating multiple New Yorker covers to lead character designer for Brave, Ratatouille, and Despicable Me to winning Annie Awards. Carter Goodrich has designed and illustrated many of the projects many of us only dream of. He's also worked on such films as The Prince of Egypt, The Croods, Finding Nemo; Monsters, Inc; The Lorax, Hotel Transylvania, Open Season and Coco. In this interview, Carter talks to Bobby about the challenges he faces when dealing with confidence and overcoming his introverted tendencies, as well as many other interesting topics. ART EDUCATION AT SCHOOLISM Visit Schoolism: https://www.schoolism.com Sign up for the Schoolism newsletter: https://www.schoolism.com/subscribe-mail.php CARTER GOODRICH Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/Carter-Goodrich-299950290154525/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/Cartergoodrich2 BOBBY CHIU Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Nov 06 2017

1hr 5mins

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Rank #13: Classics: Louis Gonzales has worked on every animated Brad Bird movie since Iron Giant

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Pixar story artist Louis Gonzales didn't go the traditional art education route but instead learned on the job. Hear his inspiring journey. There's many nuggets of wisdom in this one. Please...

ChiuStream podcast is where curious, hungry artists go to learn from the top concept artists, character designers and entertainment artists.

Jan 02 2017

35mins

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Rank #14: #128 How Djamila Knopf Succeeds Without Clients

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When Bobby first heard Djamila Knopf's story, he was dumbfounded. Djamila is an independent artist, but you can't really even call her a freelancer because she has no clients! She makes her living doing her own work every day. How? Let her tell you in her own words.

ART EDUCATION
https://www.schoolism.com

DJAMILA KNOPF
https://www.instagram.com/djamilaknopf

BOBBY CHIU 
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Mar 11 2019

42mins

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Rank #15: #060 Chiustream: Do More Faster and in Less Time

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If you're overcome by chaos in your workflow, this is for you! In this stream, Bobby tells Masae Seki and the awesome Jonathan Hardesty the key thing he always does at night that helps him stay organized the next morning. They also talk about purposeful learning, breaking art blocks, and how much they have to hate a piece before they're willing to start over. All this while Jonathan paints his son in real time! ART EDUCATION at: https://www.schoolism.com Sign up for the Schoolism newsletter: https://www.schoolism.com/subscribe-mail.php JONATHAN HARDESTY Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jonhardesty Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/JonathanHardesty Twitter: https://twitter.com/JonHardesty BOBBY CHIU Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Apr 16 2018

1hr 4mins

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Rank #16: #126 Naughty Dog Concept Artist, Alexandria Neonakis

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Alex Neonakis moved to LA and was jobless for over a year. But then as a shot in the dark, she applied to Naughty Dog and got in. In this interview, she talks about good timing, asking for what you want, and how her process is different from other artists (and that's OK).

ART EDUCATION
https://www.schoolism.com

ALEXANDRIA NEONAKIS
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/alexneonakis

BOBBY CHIU 
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Mar 04 2019

56mins

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Rank #17: #036 The Perfect Bait audiobook - How to be an artist

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There's many ways to be an artist but this is how artist Bobby Chiu was able to work on movies, create a tv show and even winning an Emmy. Over the course of 10 years, Bobby documented his career and journey as an artist, in hopes that one day, if he ever reached success, he would have his own personal thoughts and methods of HOW he did it. This audiobook is the accumulation of the thoughts and philosophies of how to develop a successful art career from Bobby and many of his favorite artists. In learning from other inspirational artists along the way, Bobby now hopes that this audiobook can give motivation and insight to others, who are still on their journey and are determined to reach their goals. Notes: http://www.SCHOOLISM.com Online art classes, Live Workshops, Artist interviews Follow Bobby at http://www.instagram.com/DIGITALBOBERT @DIGITALBOBERT

Nov 27 2017

2hr 13mins

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Rank #18: #051 Overcoming artist self-doubt with Linda YingJue Chen

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Linda is currently working at Dreamworks T.V. and her team was recently nominated for an Annie award for their show Trollhunters! Linda was not feeling fulfilled in her previous job for numerous years, and in an epiphany left one night to head to L.A. Two weeks later she got a phone call that changed the course of her career! Find out what it was like for Linda to get her first assignment, and what she thinks about trying to become a character designer in today’s saturated market. APPLY FOR THE SCHOOLISM LAKEHOUSE Visit https://www.schoolism.com/house.php Art education: https://www.schoolism.com Sign up for the Schoolism newsletter: https://www.schoolism.com/subscribe-mail.php LINDA YINGJUE CHEN Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/praeclaris BOBBY CHIU Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Feb 26 2018

54mins

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Rank #19: #009 Creativity Wisdom

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We sit down with the Emmy winning creators of Amazon’s new show Niko and the Sword of Light: Jim Bryson, Adam Jeffcoat, Kei Acedera and Bobby Chiu to talk about how to be creative, where they get their ideas and how to turn that creative idea into something like a tv show. Listen in and watch as Jim Bryson and Bobby Chiu create a painting together.

Jul 03 2017

1hr 5mins

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Rank #20: #179 From Coat Check to Grand Master: Donato Giancola

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Did you know that Spectrum's newest Grand Master, Donato Giancola, was once lord of the coat check at the Society of Illustrators? This was just one of the tidbits that he and Bobby talk about as they disucss how the art industry has changed, what would Donato save first in a fire, and how he has adapated as a traditional artist in a digital world.

ART EDUCATION
https://www.schoolism.com

DONATO GIANCOLA
ArtStation: https://www.artstation.com/donatoarts

BOBBY CHIU 
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Sep 23 2019

59mins

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#186 Catching Lightning with Djamila Knopf: Part 3 - Using Reference

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Independent artist and illustrator, Djamila Knopf, keeps TONS of reference handy for her work. In Part 3 of this mini series, she talks about how to use (and how NOT to use) reference, and how to get the absolutely perfect reference for whatever you're working on.

STORY-DRIVEN ILLUSTRATIONS WITH DJAMILA KNOPF
https://www.schoolism.com/school.php?id=48

DJAMILA KNOPF
https://www.instagram.com/djamilaknopf

BOBBY CHIU 
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Oct 17 2019

9mins

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#185 Michael Kurinsky: Say Yes and Figure It Out

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Michael Kurinsky's current job is to take an iconic property like Scooby Doo, and make it "different" from any other version in the last 50 years, and yet "familiar" to old and new fans alike. This sounds difficult on paper and, in this interview, Michael explains why it's even harder in practice.

ART EDUCATION
https://www.schoolism.com

Michael Kurinsky
Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/mkurinsky

BOBBY CHIU 
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Oct 14 2019

1hr 2mins

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#184 Catching Lightning with Djamila Knopf: Part 2 - Generating Ideas

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A lot of artists say that one of the two hardest things in art is art is starting. (The other, of course, is finishing.) In Part 2 of this mini series, independent artist, Djamila Knopf, explains how writing helps her drawings, and her other strategies for taming the blank page.

STORY-DRIVEN ILLUSTRATIONS WITH DJAMILA KNOPF
https://www.schoolism.com/school.php?id=48

DJAMILA KNOPF
https://www.instagram.com/djamilaknopf

BOBBY CHIU 
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Oct 10 2019

6mins

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#183 Building Characters with Wouter Tulp: Part 1 - Idea Incubation

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Dutch illustrator and character designer, Wouter Tulp, has worked on hundreds of books, editorials, and now, movies at Sony Pictures Animation. In Part 1 of this mini series, Bobby talks to him about his new Schoolism class, "Conceptual Characters with Wouter Tulp", beginning with what Wouter does to generate ideas.

CONCEPTUAL CHARACTERS WITH WOUTER TULP
https://www.schoolism.com/school.php?id=49

WOUTER TULP
https://www.instagram.com/woutertulp

BOBBY CHIU 
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Oct 07 2019

11mins

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#182 Jordan Lamarre-Wan: The Life in Life Drawing

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Bobby didn't realize at first that he had actually taught Respawn Lead Concept Artist, Jordan Lamarre-Wan, in college! As a result, this interview partly becomes a reunion as Jordan talks about what he learned from Bobby besides life drawing, how he missed a flight and nearly lost his career, and what it means to be a self-fulfilled artist in the industry.

Color and Light: A Guide for the Realist Painter by James Gurney
Alla Prima II: Everything I Know About Painting by Richard Schmid

Oct 03 2019

46mins

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#181 Catching Lightning with Djamila Knopf: Part 1 - Evoking Emotion

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Independent artist, Djamila Knopf, is loved by her 300,000+ Instagram followers and other social media fans for her evocative paintings and illustrations. In Part 1 of this mini series, she talks to Bobby about her new Schoolism class, "Story-Driven Illustrations", and shares some tips for evoking emotions from the viewer, which she believes is the foundation of her art.

STORY-DRIVEN ILLUSTRATIONS WITH DJAMILA KNOPF
https://www.schoolism.com/school.php?id=48

DJAMILA KNOPF
https://www.instagram.com/djamilaknopf

BOBBY CHIU 
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Sep 30 2019

9mins

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#180 The Core (Series 2) with Nathan Fowkes, Part 13: Creating Depth

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Every failure contains a lesson, which is why veteran concept artist, Nathan Fowkes, wants you to keep your work ESPECIALLY if you think it's a disaster! A lot of failures are actually, say, 75% successful. In Part 13 of this mini series, Nathan gets to the core of creating depth and how to fix paintings by focusing on three main things.

ENVIRONMENT DESIGN
https://www.schoolism.com/school.php?id=26

DESIGNING WITH COLOR AND LIGHT
https://www.schoolism.com/school.php?id=22

PICTORIAL COMPOSITION
https://www.schoolism.com/school.php?id=31

LANDSCAPE SKETCHING IN WATERCOLOR AND GOUACHE
https://www.schoolism.com/school.php?id=36

NATHAN FOWKES
https://www.instagram.com/nathanfowkesart

BOBBY CHIU 
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Sep 26 2019

6mins

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#179 From Coat Check to Grand Master: Donato Giancola

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Did you know that Spectrum's newest Grand Master, Donato Giancola, was once lord of the coat check at the Society of Illustrators? This was just one of the tidbits that he and Bobby talk about as they disucss how the art industry has changed, what would Donato save first in a fire, and how he has adapated as a traditional artist in a digital world.

ART EDUCATION
https://www.schoolism.com

DONATO GIANCOLA
ArtStation: https://www.artstation.com/donatoarts

BOBBY CHIU 
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Sep 23 2019

59mins

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#178 The Core (Series 2) with Nathan Fowkes, Part 12: Landscape Sketching From Life

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Every artist who paints plein air landscapes runs into the problem of too much information. In Part 12 of this mini series, veteran concept artist and landscape painter, Nathan Fowkes, relates landscape sketching to figure drawing and challenges you to get to the core of any landscape by capturing its "gesture" in 20 strokes or less.

LANDSCAPE SKETCHING IN WATERCOLOR AND GOUACHE
https://www.schoolism.com/school.php?id=36

NATHAN FOWKES
https://www.instagram.com/nathanfowkesart

BOBBY CHIU 
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Sep 19 2019

10mins

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#177 Riot Illustrator, Jennifer Wuestling

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By all accounts, Jennifer Wuestling, now illustrating at Riot Games in Los Angeles, is a long way from the German countryside where she grew up. In this interview, she talks to Bobby about how she went from making do with an education in graphic design to creating fan-favorite splash art for one of the biggest games in the world!

ART EDUCATION
https://www.schoolism.com

JENNIFER WUESTLING
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jenniferwuestling

BOBBY CHIU
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Sep 16 2019

30mins

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#176 Imogene Chayes: Gravity and Funny Feet

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While binging our favorite shows, we've all thought, "Man, I would love to work on this show!" It sounds impossible when sitting on our couch, and yet this is what happened to Imogene Chayes. In this interview, she tells Bobby how an internship on a hit HBO series launched her career, the challenges she still had to face, and her recent projects, including the prequel series to a show that rhymes with Rain of Scones.

Software discussed in this interview: ZBrush, Marvelous Designer, and Daz 3D.

ART EDUCATION
https://www.schoolism.com

IMOGENE CHAYES
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/imogeneann_art

BOBBY CHIU
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

MATT JOHNSON
Website: https://www.artofmattjohnson.com

Sep 12 2019

46mins

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#175 The Core (Series 2) with Nathan Fowkes, Part 11: Limited Color Palette

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When doing plein air painting, you can't possibly bring enough paints to capture all the colors you will see in the landscape. In Part 11 of this mini series, veteran concept artist and avid landscape painter, Nathan Fowkes, gets to the core of limiting your palette to help you master the relationships of colors to one another. This can be your saving grace if you bring the wrong blue on a plein air painting session!

LANDSCAPE SKETCHING IN WATERCOLOR AND GOUACHE
https://www.schoolism.com/school.php?id=36

NATHAN FOWKES
https://www.instagram.com/nathanfowkesart

BOBBY CHIU 
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Sep 09 2019

10mins

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#174 The Core (Series 2) with Nathan Fowkes, Part 10: Landscape Sketching

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Veteran entertainment industry concept artist, Nathan Fowkes, teaches a class on Schoolism.com on painting landscapes in watercolor and gouache because it's something that he loves and is passionate about. In Part 10 of this mini series, he gets to the core of how painting in watercolors helps with his concept art.

LANDSCAPE SKETCHING IN WATERCOLOR AND GOUACHE
https://www.schoolism.com/school.php?id=36

NATHAN FOWKES
https://www.instagram.com/nathanfowkesart

BOBBY CHIU 
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Sep 05 2019

6mins

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#173 Charlotte Belland is Bringing a Wolf to LightBox!

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LightBox Expo is THIS WEEKEND! For tickets, go to https://www.lightboxexpo.com! Charlotte Belland is the Chair and an Associate Professor of Animation at the Columbus College of Art & Design. She is a prolific teacher and animal illustrator who, through fortuitous serendipity, will be bringing a frickin' wolf to her life drawing presentation at LightBox Expo!

ART EDUCATION 
https://www.schoolism.com

LIGHTBOX EXPO 
https://www.lightboxexpo.com

CHARLOTTE BELLAND 
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bellandpixel

BOBBY CHIU 
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

JOURNEY 
https://www.facebook.com/AmbassadorJourney

Sep 02 2019

42mins

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#172 The Core (Series 2) with Nathan Fowkes, Part 9: Architecture

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"Paint this cityscape full of windows and doors and lights and have it done by the end of the week." Heard this before? This was veteran concept artist, Nathan Fowkes' unenviable assignment on Sinbad: The Legend of the Seven Seas. In Part 9 of this mini series, he gets to the core of architecture and the shortcuts he used to deliver on time.

ENVIRONMENT DESIGN
https://www.schoolism.com/school.php?id=26

NATHAN FOWKES
https://www.instagram.com/nathanfowkesart

BOBBY CHIU 
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Aug 29 2019

8mins

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#171 Bobby's Youngest Role Model, Finnian MacManus

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From speaking to Finnian MacManus, you can tell that he has given his art -- his philosophy, methodology, and workflow -- a LOT of thought. Partly this was out of necessity because of the high profile work he has done, and partly because, well, he's just like that. In this interview, he goes deep into how he organizes, the technology he uses, and how he works smarter not harder in general. He even teaches Bobby a thing or two!

Finnian uses Groboto, SpeedTree, JSplacement, Gravity Sketch (VR), Oculus Medium (VR).

Aug 28 2019

1hr 7mins

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#170 Plein & Simple with John Burton, Part 10: Going Outside

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It's not surprising that award-winning plein air painter, John Burton, is a big proponent of taking your art outside. But what if you're a digital artist who works exclusively on the computer, or a concept artist who paints out of your imagination? No matter! In Part 10 of this mini series, John explains going outside is equally important for everyone.

ENVIRONMENT AND LIGHT 
https://www.schoolism.com/school.php?id=47

JOHN BURTON
https://www.instagram.com/johnburtonart

BOBBY CHIU
Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/digitalbobert

Aug 22 2019

12mins

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#169 Rachael Dunk: Senior Look Development Director

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Rachael Dunk first encountered 3D drafting programs as an architecture student and immediately fell in love. She eventually quit architecture to focus on 3D, independently learning, and re-purposing her skills towards the entertainment industry where she is now a Senior Look Development Director.

Aug 19 2019

51mins

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#168 The Core (Series 2) with Nathan Fowkes, Part 8: Edge Design

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Turning a 3D scene or object into a 2D image is complicated. In Part 8 of this mini series, veteran entertainment industry concept artist, Nathan Fowkes, gets to the core of edge design and how these principles applied to his work on How to Train Your Dragon.

DESIGNING WITH COLOR AND LIGHT
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ENVIRONMENT DESIGN
https://www.schoolism.com/school.php?id=26

PICTORIAL COMPOSITION
https://www.schoolism.com/school.php?id=31

LANDSCAPE SKETCHING IN WATERCOLOR AND GOUACHE
https://www.schoolism.com/school.php?id=36

NATHAN FOWKES
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BOBBY CHIU 
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Aug 15 2019

11mins

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#167 The Next Phase of Max Ulichney

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By the time you're watching this video, art director Max Ulichney will have probably already left Elastic, the design studio he'd been at for over a decade, and gone into the film industry. This move is news to Bobby and they spend the rest of the interview talking about Max's revelation moment and what's next.

ART EDUCATION
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MAX ULICHNEY
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BOBBY CHIU 
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Aug 12 2019

1hr 6mins

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Art is not a religion

By Realgirl🐯 - Dec 19 2019
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These guys on here oftentimes sound as if art is the most important passion and pursuit in life and they are thoroughly mistaken. The Almighty is much better at creating beauty than any of our crayon scribbles we bow down and venerate.

Best questions and guests!

By Tosh913 - Jul 06 2017
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This is a fantastic podcast that inspires and informs! If you want to be in the arts, especially entertainment arts, listen to everyone of these! Gems of advice, nuggets of truth! Bobby Chiu and his team ask deep questions and get great responses! Love this! When I need a boost, I listen to this! Even if I don't, I do. And you should too if you'd like to grow as an artist!