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Kingston, ON - August 17th, 2013
StancuMihaela Stancu is a talented artist specializing in digital art. She creates her work through Photoshop and focuses on bringing more awareness to the digital arts. For the August issue feature “Summer Love: Artists we Love,” we wanted to show our love by doing a follow-up interview with her. Mihaela was first featured in our February 2013 issue. She talks with us this time around about her creative process, goals, communicating with art and much more. This is what she had to say… Q. Among your works, which is your favorite and why? A. I have hundreds of pictures, so it is hard for me to decide and pick out only one piece from the crowd. My works are grouped into different albums. I realize that there are some albums more beautiful or more inspired than others and I may also know that from the people’s feedback. All my own works are equally created and benefited from the ...
Thunder Bay, ON - August 15th, 2011
I have been always fascinated by graphic design in any form you can see it applied in our lives. Nowadays much of the graphic design is done on computers,therefore I thought the digital design could be a great opportunity to employ my artistic skills. I do my graphics in Photoshop, which I think is one of the greatest software applications around. Currently it has so many functions and features to offer, that sometimes you might be overwhelmed. In a world full of digital graphic images it is hard to be original all the time. In this respect, my everyday struggle is that after creating an image, I may also have the “déjà vu” feeling about my work. It is maybe right to feel this way because Photoshop and other image software programs became so popular that everyone can use them once in a while. Sometimes, even with a minimal technical knowledge, you are capable of creating anything you can...