Artist Showcase Saturday: Coty Castle

Artist Showcase Saturday: Coty Castle

Artist Showcase Saturday: Coty Castle        Helloooooo my loves!! It’s another gorgeous Saturday! Well.. it’s raining where I am but it’s still gorgeous!!! I have another fantastic showcase for you. His name is Coty and he is gooood at what he does. Not only does he draw on paper, he also draws on skin. Permanently. Yep! You guessed it! He is a tattoo artist. You can find him at Bullies Ink in Columbus, Ohio. Now you know I got questions and I always get my answers. With that being said, let’s get to it. I’ll give you questions then art.. Here we go!!! 1. History lesson.. Where are you from? Give us a little background I’m from Columbus, Oh. Born and raised 2. What medium(s) do you use? As far as what I use I started with mechanical pencils and just recently started using Prismacolor pencils. I do paint from time to time but not often. 3. How long have you been creating your works? I wish I could give a good answer to that lol. I’ve been drawing since I can remember. 4. Do you have a muse? something that helps get the juices flowing? My muses, music and my son. My son likes the drawings, he’s always coming up with ideas for me to draw, either for him or just something to do. 5. Do you have a favorite artist? someone you look up to? Leonardo Di Vinci, Twiztid, Icp, Frank Miller, it’s so hard to choose another artist that inspires me more than the other. I love all art lol. 6. Do you have a...
Keith Krempl Artsauce

Keith Krempl Artsauce

Helloooooo Ninjas!!!! Welcome, once again to this lovely Saturday! I’ve got another treat for you!! This week’s artist doesn’t stick to one medium, he likes to stick his hands in all the art and create a sauce with it! His name is Keith Krempl and he is from a little place in Texas called Garland. I love Keith’s work but his charcoal skills are killer. He is also a pretty awesome DJ. By DJ I don’t mean pressing play on a playlist at a wedding (he can do that too)… I mean gettin’ down on the ole 1’s and 2’s.. Actually mixing two records together is super hard but I have seen him in action. I don’t regret it… Anyway.. I always chatter. Of course I have those questions and Keith gave me some pretty good answers… so….. here we go 1. History lesson? Tell us a little about you. – Not much to say. I’ve been drawing for as long as I can remember. My mother says I drew a lot even still in diapers. The moment I got into Middle School and High School, I always took an art class. Not because they were blow off classes but because at the time, I was so ADHD that art was the only thing to keep me calm and focused. I graduated from The Dallas Art Institute in 2003 with an Associate in Applied Arts with a focus in Graphic Design. I am currently attending TWU and am working on a Bachelor in Fine Arts with a concentration on painting. I’m still debating a Master’s degree but that’ll be...

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