VANAS Alumni

Nathan Kettler

Concept Art Diploma

Concept Art program at VANAS showed me many techniques I wouldn't have figured out on my own.

Can you tell us a bit of your art background prior to VANAS?

Prior to VANAS most of my experience with art was self taught.

Nathan Kettler Final Brewed Awakening web
Nathan Kettler Concept Art student artwork

What were your motivations to take the program?

I wanted to make a profession out of art.

How has VANAS helped you?

VANAS showed me many techniques I wouldn't have figured out on my own.

Nathan Kettler Final Egg Chariot web
Nathan Kettler Concept Art student artwork

Can you mention some A-ha! moments during your education?

Learning how to light an object.

How do you compare your art skills before and after VANAS?

Night and Day

What is your favourite class/topic? (why?)

Props, there are so many options to explore.

Nathan Kettler Final Briar Girl web
Nathan Kettler Concept Art student artwork

This interview has been edited for length and clarity.

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