Monday, July 1, 2013
Interview: 10 Questions with Dave Perillo!
images copyright Dave Perillo
10 Questions With Dave Perillo
1.... who is your favorite artist?
That's really hard to choose just one. I really dig Mary Blair, Jim Flora, Charles Schulz, Jim Henson, Picasso, Roy Lichtenstein to name a few.
2.... do you offer workshops for artists?
Nope, I'm not really into the whole teaching thing.3.... what do you like to listen to while you work?
Usually I watch DVDs while I work.
4.... what medium and tools do you use to create your art?
For just about everything I use Adobe Illustrator on my Mac.
5.... during an average week how many hours a day / week do you work on creating art?
Probably 9 - 10 hours 6 days a week.
6.... are you working your dream job?
Well my dream job was to be a dinosaur, but this is a close second.
7.... do you feel its important for others to pursue their dream jobs?
Absolutely, unless their dream job is to be an arsonist. Then it might not be a good idea.
8.... where can people see your work (online, conventions or exhibits)?
You can check out my stuff at http://montygog.blogspot.com and follow me on twitter @montygog . I also show quite a bit at Gallery 1988 in Los Angeles.
9.... was there a certain moment that you knew you wanted to be an artist?
When I realized that their was no future in being a dinosaur and that they were all extinct.
10.... is there anything else you would like to add or say to other artists?
The bird is the word!