Bala Sutar
Character and Visual Development Artist

– What’s your Nickname?


– Where are you from?

India (Bangalore)

– Your years?


– What have you studied?

I have done my graduation FINE ART (BFA).

– How and when did you become an illustrator?

At the very early age I came to know that my drawing skills are good, I use to do draw on my school notebook instead of academic study, I was very bad at mathematic and history (I wish, I could have skip that days 🙂 ) I raised in family full of artist, My father and brother are good artist so eventually I got the same power.

– What have you worked before an artist?

I used to work in gift shoppe as seller to earn extra money so that I can watch movies ,buy colours and papers.

-Where do you work and what are you working on at the moment?

Recently I worked for former PIXAR artist shad Badbury on his short film called TOTTI as color key artist. I really had great fun to worked on that short film

– Favorite and good artists for you?

Glen Keane, Nicolas Marlet, Daisuke Tsutsumi, Carter Goodrich and Jin Kim

– Favorite drink?


– Favorite place?

Amsterdam, Prague

– Favorite movie?

Ratatouille, Up, Croods, Lion King and Inside Outside

– Advice to young artists:

If you really want be an artist take it seriously work towards that good observation, daily practice, see other artist work and try to learn new things everyday.

– Your strong side?:

Visual Development, Character Design and Color Key

– Sports?

Cricket and Chess

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