Kurt is a design tutor at Pluralsight. Ever since he could hold a crayon, Kurt has been in love with drawing. Apart from his dedication to training artists at Pluralsight, Kurt has an extensive background in illustration. He has previously worked for a book publisher, as well as Rhythm and Hues Studios. It was through his extensive industry background that Kurt learned the way of the Wacom, and that the Pen tool is truly mightier than the sword. Along with creating beautiful 2D illustrations, Kurt developed the tutorial pipeline for 2D animation with his extensive catalog of Toon Boom training. Kurt is extremely passionate about training artists and helping them improve their skills every day with the help of Digital-Tutors. So put your sword away and stop fighting against your work, let Kurt introduce you to a new kind of weapon.