Where were you born? Year, Country, State. Where do you live currently?

 

Portland, Oregon, 1987. Still in Portland.


 

What initially drew you to drawing pretty pictures?

 

Probably watching cartoons when I was a kid I always would draw cartoon characters. That and I grew up with a mother that was very artistic. What kept me interested outside of adolescents was Graffiti and Comic Books.

 

Who is your favorite skateboarder, living or dead? Any ties to skateboarding?

 

Gosh that's hard! I guess Rodney Mullen for being such an innovator and for having an really abstract style. I broke my arm skateboarding once.

 

 

Jake Moore

 

Who is your favorite artist, living or dead?

 

Uh, I can't pick just one.

 

When you're not creating amazing works of art, what do you enjoy doing?

 

Collecting Records, Skateboarding, Reading Comics, Disc Golfing, Bicycling & still watching cartoons.

 

 

Who are your biggest influences? 

 

Salvador Dali, M.C Escher, Van Gogh, Scene, Daim, Seek, Mear One, Dose Green, James Stokoe, Jean Giraud Moebius, Geof Darrow, Brandon Graham, Saber, Mike Mignola, Andy Siriano, Dave Stevens, Eduardo Risso, Patricia Mulvihill, Francesco Frankavilla,Terry Moore, Ashley Montague, Ronald Wimberly, Michelangelo, Ralph Bakshi, Dondi, Yanick Paquette, Great & Bates, Jack Kirby, Mark Henson.

 

 

What mediums do you enjoy working in?

 

Graphite, Charcoal, Aerosol, Acrylic, Colored Pencil.

 

 

Anything else you want to tell?

 

Life is short, make some art!