Forbidden Lands, Fallen Empires and Ancient Guardians Contest – Interview with the Winners!

In May 2020, Syn Studio in partnership with The Rookies conducted an international Concept Art and Illustration contest, titled “Forbidden Lands, Fallen Empires and Ancient Guardians”. The contest was sponsored by ArtStation, Wacom, The Rookies, and Syn Studio. Featured prizes included a VIP ticket to the Syn Studio Gathering of Masters event, a Wacom Intuos … Continue Reading

Figure Drawing in Montreal : Syn Studio 2017 Edition

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Figure Drawing Workshops around the city have been cancelled until further notice from the Government. However, Syn Studio has a variety of drawing classes that will help you brush up on your knowledge of the human figure ranging and enable you to practice from the comfort of your home. To … Continue Reading

A Syn Studio Guide to Making your own References

As artists, capturing a realisitic and believable feel in our works can be difficult. A strong understanding of construction and structure is key, however what happens when we get stuck? This is where a good library of references can help during the artistic process. Many great artists create their own references. James Gurney, for instance, wears costumes and … Continue Reading