Category Archive: Ask an artist! Fan Q & A with Randy Martinez!

Ask an Artist: Inspiration and Motivation.

One of the most frequent questions I get asked is about my inspiration or where I find motivation. Those are questions that I could write a whole book about, but I’ll try to… Continue reading

Ask an Artist- Artists inspiring Artists

Todays Question comes from artist BJ Dicker, he asks. “As a fellow artist i have professional artist who inspired me growing up. mine was Stan Lee, Todd McFarlane and Jim Lee. The Hildebrandt… Continue reading

Ask An Artist- This and That

Today I thought I would answer some of the quicker, easier to answer questions before going into something  deeper. First a few quick questions from Joseph. How Many sketches have you done in… Continue reading

Ask an Artist- Is there life outside of Star Wars and Comics?

Today’s Question comes from Lesley Farquhar in California, She asks, “Outside of Star Wars and comics, are there other areas of pop culture that inspire you and what are they? What new direction would… Continue reading

Ask an Artist! Art Museums…my way!

Today’s Question comes from the wonderful artist Amy Pronovost (Canada). Amy asks, “You walk into an art museum, what section do you go to first? Are you inspired by any of the masters?” 

Ask An Artist-Blog series- Back to the Art

Okay, so my last few blogs in this series have been pretty…Well, more about philosophy than physical art. Nothing wrong with that, because most of what art is, is philosophy. But Today I’m… Continue reading

Ask An Artist-Blog series- Burn Out..’nuff Said

Todays Question comes from Danielle in California Do you ever get burned out doing artwork? What keeps you inspired and motivated to keep going? BURN OUT is VERY common with all artists. For me,… Continue reading

Ask An Artist-Blog series-Delving into the Soul of an Artist

Welcome to the to my new blog series “Ask an Artist“! In this blog I answer questions that fans and aspiring artists send me via facebook and twitter regarding my career, techniques, and… Continue reading