Character Design, Caricature, and Embracing a Creative Mindset with Stephen Silver Drawing Inspiration

    • Visual Arts

Mike talks about his recent mushroom ink piece and shares a view into his pencil case. Mike is then joined by Stephen Silver to talk about the creative journey that has allowed him to work at Disney, Nickelodeon, and many others. Stephen shares what inspires him and how he arrived at the point of being an artist as well as a teacher. He talks about what he has learned as a teacher and he shares what we can learn from having a positive creative mindset.



Large mushroom piece



What’s in my pencil case



Tom and Jerry



The Flintstones



Norman Rockwell



Mort Drucker



Jack Davis



Al Hirschfeld



Famous Artists School



J. C. Leyendecker



Silvertoons



ArtStation



Titmouse



Clerks: The Animated Series



The Weekenders



Kim Possible



Danny Phantom



Cintiq (by Wacom)



Workshop November 12-14, 2021



Wallace Wattles



Gorilla Marketing (book)



Graphic Artists Guild Handbook: Pricing & Ethical Guidelines (book)



===== How to reach Stephen Silver =====



Instagram (@stephensilver7)



SilverDrawingAcademy.com



Silvertoons.com



YouTube



===== How to reach Mike Hendley =====



MikeHendley.com



Instagram @Mike_Hendley



Twitter @MikeHendley



Show notes at DrawingInspiration.fm



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Podcast theme music is “Acid Jazz”



By Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)



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Mike talks about his recent mushroom ink piece and shares a view into his pencil case. Mike is then joined by Stephen Silver to talk about the creative journey that has allowed him to work at Disney, Nickelodeon, and many others. Stephen shares what inspires him and how he arrived at the point of being an artist as well as a teacher. He talks about what he has learned as a teacher and he shares what we can learn from having a positive creative mindset.



Large mushroom piece



What’s in my pencil case



Tom and Jerry



The Flintstones



Norman Rockwell



Mort Drucker



Jack Davis



Al Hirschfeld



Famous Artists School



J. C. Leyendecker



Silvertoons



ArtStation



Titmouse



Clerks: The Animated Series



The Weekenders



Kim Possible



Danny Phantom



Cintiq (by Wacom)



Workshop November 12-14, 2021



Wallace Wattles



Gorilla Marketing (book)



Graphic Artists Guild Handbook: Pricing & Ethical Guidelines (book)



===== How to reach Stephen Silver =====



Instagram (@stephensilver7)



SilverDrawingAcademy.com



Silvertoons.com



YouTube



===== How to reach Mike Hendley =====



MikeHendley.com



Instagram @Mike_Hendley



Twitter @MikeHendley



Show notes at DrawingInspiration.fm



===== Support the Podcast =====



Become a patron of the show



Rate and Review on Apple Podcasts



Share the podcast with friends and family



Podcast theme music is “Acid Jazz”



By Kevin MacLeod (incompetech.com)



Licensed under Creative Commons: By Attribution 3.0



http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/