Meet The Artist - Noel MoralesI have the pleasure of introducing you to another of our artists - Noel Morales. When Noel is not working at Pinot's Palette, he is a High School Art teacher at a Harmony Science Academy High School in Houston. He's a very talented artist and we're happy to have him! Without further ado, here's Noel ...
NAME: Noel Morales
WHERE ARE YOU FROM? Chicago
WHEN DID YOU DECIDE YOU WANTED TO BE AN ARTIST? When I wanted to impress the new kid in 5th grade class.
WHERE AND WHAT DID YOU STUDY? American Academy of Art/ BFA with major in illustration. Columbia College Chicago/ MAT with major in Art Education. Texas Teacher Certification.
WHAT IS THE INSPIRATION FOR YOUR PERSONAL ARTWORK? I’m inspired by a mixture of cartoon and comic styles in illustration. I exaggerate proportions to emphasize style in my art while maintaining the integrity of the elements and principles in art.
WHY ARE YOU EXCITED TO BE A PART OF THE PINOT’S PALETTE TEAM? I’m excited to be within an artistic environment. I look forward to meeting new people, socializing and having fun.
WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE PINOT’S PALETTE PAINTING? I don’t have a particular favorite, but I do like painting beach scenes.
WHAT’S YOUR FAVORITE THING TO DO IN HOUSTON? $2 Margaritas on a Monday or Tuesday night! And checking out live music.
WHAT WAS THE LAST BOOK YOU READ? MOVIE WATCHED? Pet Sematary, by Stephen King (book), Back to the Future (movie)
DESCRIBE YOURSELF IN NO MORE THAN THREE WORDS.
Artist. Teacher. Batman.
You can see Noel’s artwork on his website at http://www.n...ustration.com . Noel is also the illustrator of a graphic novel called Midlife Monsters. The 2nd edition will be released later this year! You can find out more about Midlife Monsters at http://www.m...emonsters.com .