FEATURED ARTIST: Interview with Pennsylvania Artist, David Orellana

David Orellana

Illustrator | 26 | Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

@dao_illustrations | www.youtube.com/dao_illustrations
We are honored to have, David Orellana, as our Featured Artist, he is an incredible artist that creates impeccable drawings of some of our favorite subject matter, we couldn’t post all his amazing work below so make sure to check out his wall for all the awesomeness and hit that follow button while your there to help support a fellow artist of our community!

How long have you been an artist? What is your specialty? Where do u find inspiration?
Ever since I could remember. I Started from a really young age.

Do you have a job in the art industry? If So, what’s one thing you don’t like about it? If no, where would your dream job be?
I do not. My dream job would be designing mechanical parts for model kits such as Gundam or Zoids.

Do you have a favorite Artist?
I have a few. All great people I’ve connected with through Instagram.

What is one accomplishment you’ve had in your life? Does not need to be art related.
Buying my first car after working and saving up.

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Where do you see yourself in 5 years? 10 years? 20 years?
Location wise, I don’t know. I’m not much for traveling or moving. But I know wherever I end up, I’ll have all my art supplies with me.

If you could meet and talk to any person in the world, dead or alive, who would it be?
Stan Lee, Hugh Jackman and Michael Fassbender

How is one way you make money with your art?
I do commissions and sell prints

If you could go anywhere in the world where would it be and why?
Egypt. I would like to see the pyramids.

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What is your favorite brand of art supply? Whether it’s a brand of pencils or brand of camera or software
Toison D’or Graphite pencils and Strathmore Tan toned paper!
Also adobe After Effects

Any advice for young artists?
Always try to draw your next piece better than the last. Learn new techniques and apply them to your art.

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