Ben received a Media Art & Animation Degree from The Art Institute of Washington-Dulles, graduating Summa Cum Laude and recipient of the Concordia Award.
Ben worked as a Production Artist at a large-format printing company right out of high school. He then began producing t-shirts, stickers, posters, and album graphics for punk bands and festivals. Always animating as a hobby, he decided to go to art school and pursue animation, graduating with a degree and getting a job with the FAA to produce training material for air traffic controllers. With his experience and desire to spread knowledge, he decided to become a teacher and joined the Fusion Academy.
Fun Facts and Hobbies
- Lifelong skateboarder
- Creates chalk drawings on a competitive level
- Volunteers to help manage the Northern Virginia Fine Arts Festival every year