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Marc Taro Holmes


About the Author

Marc Taro Holmes has enjoyed a 25-year career as a professional sketch artist designing creatures and characters at video game and animation studios including Microsoft, Electronic Arts and Disney.
Along the way he joined the international sketching collective as a founding board member, city-correspondent for Montreal, and eventually, a globe-trotting USK workshop instructor.

Marc keeps an ever-growing blog of free drawing and painting lessons at, home of the annual events #OneWeek100People and #30x30DirectWatercolor. He is also the author/presenter of two online sketching courses for

Today, Marc is painting in the studio, developing new work in oils and watercolors. Find out more at

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