CCC 342 - The Kyle Ferrin Interview

Kyle Ferrin joins Brian Dunaway, Joel Duggan and Matthew Ducharme to talk about his work on Root the board game at Leder Games and more!

About the artist:
Kyle Ferrin is a Graphic Artist and Illustrator from Northern Utah, where he continues to live with his wife and 3 kids. Kyle loves drawing but dislikes talking about himself in the 3rd person.
About the work:
Where to find: Social media links, etc.
Questions & Talking Points: (add your stuff here)
A quick breakdown of the interview: 15 min guest intro. 15 min guest project. 15 min topic discussion. (Related to guest if possible.)
Oh hi Kyle and Welcome to the Show. Thank you for taking the time to sit down with us. Would you tell us a little bit about your self and your work.
Give us the lowdown on Root: A Game of Woodland Might and Right
Your personal and professional hot take on cats and their place in this world and in Fantasy?
We love your visual “style.” How did you arrive there? Tell us the story of your influences for visual story telling.
Are your creations pure energy (digital) or does part of the process still involve the material world? Pen, Paper, Ink…Tablets…Software(s)
(Brian stealing my question. ;))
Your style appears very “direct”. Pencil before ink? Or straight to the goods?
Anything new and exciting you would like to tease? What the next five years look like!? The next 5 months?! 5 minutes. Go!
Let’s talk color. Do you have any theories? Are you classically trained in color? Any advice?
When did you start the single, primary color washes for your ink work? What brought you there?
Jeffrey Alan Love
Speaking of advice….how does one break into the card and board game business? I don’t want to hear hard work and consistency. Lie to me!
It’s almost Christmas..we are all artists here…craftsmen if you will…Pros and Cons of making gifts using your talents for presents!
Speaking of Gifts…did you ask Santa for Board Games or Art supplies?
Tell me about the Giant Meeples and Chits Root game I saw you demo’ing. Is that actual size?
The LAST Question… Ever… Like, EVER-ever. (Pay It Forward)
Can you share an artist you are a fan of for our listeners to follow?
Where can we find their work online?


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