Figure Drawing in Montreal : Syn Studio 2017 Edition

The new year is practically upon us and what better resolution is there than making Figure Drawing a part of your artistic routine! Drawing a live model is one of the best ways to strengthen your technical artistic skills while gaining a further understanding of the human form. From comic book artists to concept artists – even the … 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

MONTREAL’S FIGURE DRAWING WORKSHOPS

The best drop-in life drawing in Montreal until June 2016 (when many will shut down until next September):   Figure drawing is an essential skill that every serious character designer, comic book artist, illustrator or fine artist needs to master and the best way to do that is through studying live models. Syn Studio offers figure drawing workshops … Continue Reading

The school welcomes a new teacher!

Salgood Sam is taking on the Dynamic Drawing course in the Fall Semester!!! Check out the class page: http://synstudio.ca/dynamic-drawing/ An amazing comic book artist and illustrator with over two decades of industry experience, in the early and mid 90’s, Sam worked for Marvel Comics on eight series including Dr. Strange, Nightbreed, Saint Sinner, Spider-Man and Ghost Rider 2099. Since then … Continue Reading