Opemipo Sokan is a graduate of Fairleigh Dickinson University’s Computer Graphics program. Despite being more than adept at most things Adobe, his true passion lies in character design and illustration. Ope has been drawing for years, ever since he was in 6th grade. He won a comic book contest in the 8th grade thanks to encouragement from one of his art teachers and has continued to practice and improve ever since.
Ope is also very heavily into music and prefers to draw and design while blasting artists, bands, and producers like: The Strokes, Metric, Hiatus Kaiyote, J Dilla, Michael Jackson, Asa, Flying Lotus, Aloe Blacc, Kendrick Lamar, ASIAN KUNG-FU GENERATION, Yoko Kanno, and Nujabes, just to name a few.
Ope combines his knowledge of graphic design with his growing illustrative skills to create unique and colorful designs.