Mission control, we are go for launch!
We have a shiny new website! We have entered stage 2.0, and are ready to bring you the latest concept art and illustration news, industry tools and best practices. We have a vibrant community here in Ottawa, let's get get together, and connect, and share our experience and expertise.
With our new site, Pens & Pixels is aiming to expand, creating a digital space where artists can connect and gather. Read articles on our blog from industry professionals on a variety of artistic subjects, get updates on all the latest Pens & Pixels events and browse what we offer in our store with more to come soon!
Our blog will be where you'll find articles written by industry professionals. We will have writers, artists and creators of all kinds sharing news and perspectives on their expertise and experience in industry. We want to encourage sharing and open communication, to grow our knowledge as a community.
Next is our events page. This page will keep you updated on all the latest and greatest news coming from Pens & Pixels. Updates on upcoming events, where to buy your tickets and event details will all be posted here. Also keep your eyes peeled for news on all the new services coming to Pens & Pixels (we have some fun stuff planned).
Launching with our new site is our store. It is here that Pens & Pixels will be bringing you the latest goodies we will offer. For our grand launch we have are giving away a set of desktop backgrounds, provided by Pens & Pixels creator Mike Kent, entirely of free! We will be updating the store with more fun things for you in the coming weeks, so keep your eye peeled!
Pens & Pixels new site represents the launch of a new stage for our collective. We want to offer more service and a means for artists to share and connect. As part of that expansion Pens & Pixels will be hosting Youtube Channel (coming soon!) where we will be posting video interviews with some of the superstar concept artists in the industry.
Lastly we would like to extend a very big thank-you to local Ottawa artists Ehren English and art studio Vulcan Design Forge for donating their awesome artwork for our websites launch! Thanks guys for helping grow our community.