Instructor 9M for Simulation and Game Development for Wake Technical Community College
Ryan E. Grady is an artist, animator and illustrator based in Raleigh, NC. Ryan has created concept art, 3D Models, animation, and illustrations for a variety of projects. He past work experience includes Assistant Designer for the ASPECT project with NC State University, and teaching Animation with DesignLab at NC State. She is currently a Simulation and Game Development Instructor at Wake Technical Community College, teaching primarily art courses. She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Studio Art at Appalachian State University has her Master of Art + Design from NC State University. Ryan’s additional interests include comics, video games, and pugs.
Increasing your Online Presence as an Artist in the Industry
The internet has created a variety of opportunities and platforms for artists and designers all over the world. That being said, the internet is vast, and it can be intimidating to young artist trying to utilize online tools to break into the industry. This is especially true with the limitations and expectations of professional portfolios. This talk will cover a variety of concepts and techniques to help artists increase their online presence in the gaming industry by using platforms such as Instagram, ArtStation, Twitch, etc in addition to a stellar portfolio.