Animating Life With Jagged Josh
Jagged is an independent artist and animator from Belleville, New Jersey. He creates dope art,animations,designs and brings life to images of cultural icons.
How Did You Start?
-I've been drawing all my life and have been doing digital artwork for a little over a year now. I've been around computers and media ever since I was little and have used my talents to my advantage by making connections and a living from what I do.
Why Animation And Art, What Does It Mean To You?
-Everything. I wouldn't be the same person without it. Ever since I was little, cartoons and drawings were among the only things that kept me sane and happy.
What Is The Most Meaningful And/Or The Best Project You Have Ever Done?
-They all hold a special place in my heart. Wish I could just pick one but I cant. All of em mean so much to me.
Where Do you See Yourself In 10 Years?
-Doing what I love.Trying to work my way there at the moment. It's difficult but I know I will pull through
Tell Us About Your Art, Inspirations And Things Like That.
-Very cartoony as you see. I can do any art style from any show really. I get inspiration from just about anything. It could be frustrating when nothing comes to mind right away. But I'm inspired by simple/minute things everyday. Nature,music,art everything and anyone under the sun can give me inspiration.
Finally, Jagged's Advice For You Is: Whatever it is you are talented in and want to pursue, do it. It's worth it. There are times when it sucks to pursue your dreams but the benefits always outweigh the cost.