United States • 1 Work(s)
Joshua Beckett (@hoodtendacies) is an illustrator from Baltimore, Maryland. Growing up he would bully adults in Tekken at the arcade, and watch cartoons with his dad. Falling in love with the amazing and energetic visuals from action oriented comics and visual media, Joshua set off on his own journey to master these skills and techniques. His quest began with rigorous self study, learning to draw and ink on his own before testing his might in the arena. His next goal was to acquire scrolls of power, and so in 2015 he earned his first degree, an A.A. in paralegal studies from the Baltimore City Community College. While earning his degree Joshua also began studying the ancient art of tattoo design and application. Now armed with a strong sense of drama, attention to detail, quality of line, storytelling and diverse legal understandings, Joshua moved on to earn his BFA in Illustration from the Montserrat College of Art, where he graduated in 2017.