Mike O'Brien was born in Hagerstown, Maryland before pursuing his artistic passion at The Savannah College of Art and Design, earning a Master of Fine Arts Degree in Illustration. Currently working in his Columbus, Ohio studio 'Wheelhouse Art', Mike is an award-winning artist and creative powerhouse with vast experience in personal portraiture as well as packaging, corporate, book cover, advertising, and editorial illustration. Mike's work starts by carefully sketching out each composition before finely tuning the image to his client's taste by using his versatile skill set of traditional and digital media. He enjoys working with each of his valued clients and collaborating to come up with creative solutions. Mike is always interested in connecting with new clients and is looking forward to hearing from you.
Acrylic, Airbrush, Black & White, Colored Pencil, Digital, Fine Art, Line, Mixed Media, Painterly, Pencil, Realism, Silhouette, Film/Entertainment
Action, Adventure, Celebrities, Comic Book, Corporate, Editorial, Education, Family, Fantasy, Historical, Music, People, Political, Portrait, Posters, Sci-Fi, Sports, Americana, Game