Multiple cars travelling on the road, road blocked on one side, green car travelling on highway

About Thomas
Thomas Andrae studied illustration in Hamburg and since then works successfully in the field of storyboards. Ranging from a loose sketch to a complex layout, he illustrates any idea in the shortest time and quite often on the spot in workshops and exhibitions. Question: What drew you to illustration/design? Thomas: That has been my one and only wish forever. Question: Do you have any formal design training? Thomas: Yes, I majored in illustration in Hamburg, Armgartstrasse. Question: Where do you live? Thomas: In Garstedt, near Hamburg, Germany. Question: Can you describe your studio for me? Thomas: It´s a pretty 3 room apartment with lots of sunlight. Question: What is your biggest inspiration? Thomas: My surroundings. Question: How do you get the best ideas? Thomas: Observing and exchanging thoughts. Question: What technique do you use? Thomas: Wacom Cintiq and Painter 11 and of course paper with ink- markers. Question: Tell us about a favorite project you have recently completed. Thomas: I´ve had so many wonderful projects. A while ago, I did some flip-books with slow motion and camera panning. Question: What would be your dream job/Commission? Thomas: I am very happy and excited what will come! Question: Who are your illustration heroes? Thomas: Andre Franquin. Question: Do you keep a sketchbook? Thomas: Yes. Question: What are your hobbies? Thomas: My family, boardgames and watching motor sports. Question: If you were not an illustrator, what would you be?Thomas: There is nothing, I would rather do! Question: If you could travel back in time, where would you go to? Thomas: I would like to visit myself as a child in the 60´s- was it really all in black and white? Question: What kind of music do you listen to? Thomas: A little bit of everything including R´n B´, Latin, Ska , Boss Hoss … and also Balkan BeatBox … Question: If you won the lottery, would you still work as illustrator? Thomas: Yes, for sure! Question: Do you collect anything? Thomas: Models of cars. Question: Do you have a favorite game? Thomas: The Settlers of Catan
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