Artist Mentor / Design Consultant

  • Hello, my name is Alex Ruiz.

    I've been a professional artist and art instructor for the last 25 years, working extensively in film, animation, television, commercials, video games, comics, toy/product design, publishing and artist education as a concept artist, art director, illustrator, traditional animator, designer and art teacher.


    Some of my clients include Disney, 20th Century Fox, Warner Bros., Universal, Sony, and Activision. I've been an art instructor at the Los Angeles Academy of Figurative Art, the Computer Graphics Master Academy and Studio Arts in Los Angeles.


    What can I say, I LOVE creating art and teaching art! :)


    I've been fortunate to have worked in so many industries, and now I'd like to share ALL of those skills and insights with you!


    You can see more of my work HERE .


  • Do you desire to be a Concept Artist?

    My experience and knowledge will become YOURS.



  • Do you need help with your Art Career?

    I've helped many artists break through barriers that are holding them back.


    Work with me and we'll get you to your next level!


  • Do you want to learn how to draw?
    Whether it's drawing, painting, or sculpting you're wanting to learn( both traditional and digital) I can guide you to become the artist you were born to be.

    Pencil Drawing

    I'll meet you where you're at. Whether you've never picked up a pencil before, or have been drawing for years and want to advance your skill, I can get you to where you want to go.

    Digital Painting

    Do you want to take your drawings into the digital world and color them? Do you want to learn digital painting techniques? I've been using this fascinating new medium for 15 years, and I'd LOVE to show you how!

    Digital Sculpting

    Want to take a leap into the digital sculpting world? By using Zbrush and Photoshop, you can create an intensely realistic sculptural quality all within the digital landscape.


    Jump on a FREE 15 minute ZOOM call so we can figure out what you need to move forward!

    My Master Django & I ;)