The Illustration Academy is proud to announce that the exceptionally talented and equally accomplished Wesley Burt will be joining the roster of outstanding working professionals teaching at the 2016 summer workshop. This will be Burt's first year teaching at The Illustration Academy. His accolades span a number of industries
Wesley Burt has built a tremendously successful career as a freelance illustrator and concept artist. Working many years with Massive Black, a freelance concept & illustration studio, and on his own; he has created concepts and illustrations for numerous studios and projects such as Paramount- The Transformers Film franchise, GI Joe 1&2, TMNT2, Riot Games- League of Legends, Bethesda- Fallout 3 & New Vegas, EA Games- Sims 4, Warner Brothers- Batman Arkham Origins, Hasbro, Wizards of The Coast- Magic: The Gathering, and many others. Wesley has designed and developed some of today’s most iconic characters in the film, video game, and table top game industry.
The Illustration Academy's 2016 summer workshop is scheduled for June 13 - July 15. During the 5-week illustration bootcamp, students are exposed to an immersive educational environment that explores and maps out the secrets to the illustration industry. The Academy's mission is to shorten the gap that exists between the student and the working professional.
Follow Wesley on Instagram using the handle, @wes_burt.