Pat Bollin is a Concept Artist and Illustrator for the casino game industry. He has been an accomplished web and advertising illustrator, a published comic book artist, and served a 5 year tour as a U.S. Naval Illustrator-Draftsman. He holds BFA and MFA in Sequential Art from the Savannah College of Art and Design. Pat has a passion for learning and teaching, and has taught Drawing, 2D Design, and Concept Art at SCAD and the Art Institute of Atlanta. He and his lovely wife, Renee (also a design professional), live, work, play, and renovate their fixer-upper house in Atlanta, GA.
In this second Half of the interview, we explore his struggles after art school, dabbling in different art careers, and eventual success as a professional artist.