Episode from the podcastThe Visual Storytelling Podcast

Interview With Character Designer Justin Rodrigues (Part 2) :: ArtCast #87

Released Tuesday, 31st March 2015
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In part oneJustin Rodrigues shared healthy ways to deal with rejection and how his character design style combines 2d and 3d sensibilities.

Now, in part two, he talks about how the internal and external aspects of a character inform his designs, why ‘personal style’ can be a problem and the most important question an aspiring character designer can ask…

Plus: Sarah Marino‘s mentee, Austin Light, shares an extraordinary breakthrough story that involves Robert Downey Jr. and a deal with Chronicle Books!

Listen To Part 2 Of My Interview With Justin Rodrigues:

[ download the mp3 ]

Awesome Links:


Justin Rodrigues on Instagram

Steal Like An Artist

Ed Venture

Sarah Marino

Austin Light

Lessons From Sarah’s Mentorship

Learn More:

Sarah Marino Interview

Jimmy Gownley Interview

Brett Bean Interview

Loish Interview

Pascal Interview

Adam Westbrook Interview

Interested In Sarah Marino’s New Course?


Sarah has a NEW Oatley Academy course in the works.

It’s called The Spark: Design and Visual Development for Animation.

Join Sarah’s notification list and we’ll send you an email when we begin accepting auditions in April of 2015.

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