We are pleased to announce our first Dual Live Painting Demo, with artists Jeff Simpson and Keita Morimoto. This 4-hour workshop will feature two simultaneous demonstrations by each artist in their preferred medium. Jeff Simpson's two digital painting demonstrations will highlight techniques and process of digital painting with a focus on concept art. Keita Morimoto will paint two alla prima demonstrations from a live model, focusing on basic concepts of color and light in regards to portrait painting. There will be a 30 min period after the demonstrations for questions and discussion with each artist. Refreshments will be provided.
Jeff Simpson is a concept artist and digital illustrator currently employed by Ubisoft in Montreal Canada. A graduate of Emily Carr University of Art and Design, Jeff has been working as a concept artist for games, film, TV and editorial illustration for 6 years. His past clients include Universal Pictures, The Mill VFX, Wizards of the Coast and a variety of publishing houses.
For this presentation, Jeff will be painting in Adobe Photoshop CS6 with a Wacom Intuos 5 tablet..
Jeff's personal and professional works can be seen here:
Keita Morimoto, who moved to Canada in 2006, has exhibited his work in a several group shows around Toronto, Tokyo, San Francisco, and Los Angeles, as well as participated in a number of charity auction events to raise money for Japan relief after the 2011 earthquake and tsunami. In 2011, he won a painting competition organized by Paul Butler at Art Gallery of Ontario during Scotiabank Nuit Blanche and received an upcoming solo exhibition at MOCCA. He has recently finished his first solo exhibition at the Gladstone Hotel.
The event will run from 6pm - 10:45 pm on July 6th 2013 at 822 Dundas Street West, Toronto, On. Tickets are $60 and can be purchased online through the link below. Limited seats available.
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($60 refreshments included)