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About Brad

Brad Hicks has worked as an editorial illustrator, a production artist in the animation industry and as a fine artist for over 30 years. A highlight of his career was working on seven Feature Animated Films for Walt Disney Feature Animation Studios as a Background Artist. Brad went on to work for Big Idea (Veggie Tales) Studios, as a Color Concept Designer. For the last ten years, Brad has worked as the Art Director and Set Designer for the Pageant of Our Lord, at Rolling Hills Covenant Church. Keeping up with the digital age, Brad has enjoyed producing mini artistic biographical and documentary videos. While working in these various roles, Brad has had a passion for passing on his experience to the next generation. He has taught as an adjunct professor at Woodbury University in Burbank, classes at Palos Verdes Art Center, as well as various workshops at many different schools. Currently, Brad teaches academic art principles to kids, teens, and adults in his professional working studio. Lastly, Brad has had the privilege of serving on short term mission trips, teaching art classes and painting murals in Israel, Jordan, Egypt, and Mexico.
 
His wife and best friend Ingrid is a Marriage and Family Therapist Intern.
 
We are incredible bless with three beautiful kids, Sienna, twins Jacob and Amber.
 
To view his online portfolios go to www.bradhicks.com