Albert Guillermo of Cartoonacid
What's Your Name?
List your shop(s) -
Albert Guillermo :Cartoon Acid
How long have you been at Zazzle?
Albert Guillermo :3 months
What's the best advise you got when you were starting out?
Albert Guillermo :The tricks, tips and tools people use to promote their shop. The wealth of information in the forums has been extremely helpful.
What medium/tools do you use to create your designs?
Albert Guillermo :I work on a MacBook Pro hooked on to a Wacom Cintiq drawing tablet. As for software, I use Photoshop, Corel Painter, Illustrator and Poser.
Who or what inspires you?
Albert Guillermo :I draw inspiration from anything and everything.
How much time a week to you spend on Zazzle?
Albert Guillermo :I put in about 50-55 hours a week including creating and promoting.
What's the best advise you can give someone just starting out on Zazzle?
Albert Guillermo :Be unique. The Zazzle marketplace is flooded. Your own artistic style is what's going to separate you from the rest and help you stand out. Also, promoting your brand is vital.
What do you like to do when you are not creating art?
Albert Guillermo :I love snowboarding and watching movies.
Tell me 5 random things everyone should know about you?
Albert Guillermo :-I've been skydiving in New Zealand.
-I hate bitter melon. It's what evil tastes like.
-I love sushi.
-I'm awesome at dodge ball.
-I'm Canadian, so by default I am hardcore hockey fan!
List 3 of your favorite designs you want me to feature. Tell me something about each design.
Albert Guillermo :
Kiss of Death Skateboard Deck:
Kiss of Death Skateboard Deck (Bright Moon Version by cartoonacid
customize skateboard designs on Zazzle" skateboards on zazzle.com
Evil Heart iPad Case:
Spaced! Skateboard Deck:
Spaced! Skateboard Deck (Orange Spacesuit Version) by cartoonacid
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This is one of my personal favorite designs from your shop. I love the movement in this design!
Girl with Headphones and Pet Dragon Speakers:
Where else can our readers find you online?
Albert Guillermo :Cartoonacid.com