Hello dear readers! After a short break from the interviews, we are coming back and this time with Teodoru Badiu, creative Media Designer, 3D addict, vinyl toy collector and art lover based in Vienna, Austria. Take a look at his wonderful work and what did he say for our blog.
Have you always wanted to become a artist/designer?
Yes I did. The road to do what I do today was long and it took some years of struggle, but in the end I managed to rich my goal.
Which project has given you the most satisfaction?
I really enjoyed the work on the 2013 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Animation together with the NY based Studio Dancing Diablo.
What types of books are on your bedside table?
Hi-Fructose Collected Edition vol.2, Treasury of Cartoon Classics: Walt Disney' Silly Symphonies and my sketchbooks.
What is the best moment of the day?
My morning coffee time.
What would be your dream project?
To work on an 3D animation movie.
Can you recommend some movie you've watched recently?
Despicable Me 2
Who is your hero at the moment?
Cat or dog?
How important is craftsmanship in your design process?
Very important. It is part of the creative process. Either being drawing and sketching ideas for some 3D characters or sculpting and painting some customs.
If you were a character from a cartoon, which one would you be? :)
If you could do any other job what would you choose and why?
Modeller for some animation company because It is one of my dreams.
Where could we find you on Friday night?
Having some beers with friends or working on some new ideas.
Pepsi or Coke?
Favourite blogs/sites etc.?
How would you define your personal work-life balance in terms of ratio (50/50 70/30 etc)?
What brings you joy?
Flea markets and vintage toys!!