Thursday, February 28, 2013

Meet the Instructor: Marc Taro Holmes (Montreal, CANADA)

Marc Taro Holmes
Montreal, CANADA

Marc Taro Holmes works as a conceptual artist in the video games industry. He received his BFA from the Alberta College of Art and Design in 1995, going on to projects such as Lord of the Rings Online, Age of Empires and Dragon Age.

Marc serves on the USK board, and is a blog correspondant from Montreal, Quebec where he helps organize USK:MTL's monthly sketchcrawls. He has taught USK workshops in Lisbon, Santo Domingo, and Portland.

He is the illustrator of the kindle edition of the novel ìResurrection Manî with author Sean Stewart, has exhibited with the Canadian Society of Painters in Watercolor, has painted with Montrealís En Masse art collective, and recently completed the solo show, ìLive Theater ñ Live Artî at the Centaur Theater in Montreal.


Workshop N: Drawing People in Action: A Character Sketching Crash Course