Artist Keith Pacheco


How did you artist career begin?

Shortly after I watched the movie Titanic. It started when I was small. All that I wanted to do was draw. A big imagination.

Give me 3 words that describe your art as folks witness it today?

Whimsical, traditional, stylized.

How has your art evolved?

I have changed from strictly realistic to a more stylized rendering when I paint.

Where do you think your art will take you?

I want to be freelance working for myself. Id like my work to be recognized once you see it.

Who is an inspiration for your work?

Im a huge Michelangelo fan but I also like Tim Burton.

What is the goal when you set out to create?

Im trained as an Illustrator so my job is to tell a story or convey a message. I take a subject and tweak it to make it my own.

If you could give young artists a piece of advice, what would it be?

Practice, establish a style and run with it.

What is next for you in your career?

Id like to be making my own children’s books in the next year.