Mike Hendley is a self-taught artist based in Ottawa. He didn’t start his art journey until he was 40 when he did his first graphite piece. He has been working with graphite ever since and more recently, watercolor and ink as well as digital on the iPad Pro. He loves creating, whether it be programming, design, art or writing. Mike is also an Artist Brand Ambassador for Pentel Canada.

Mike shares his experiences in learning how to draw and paint with anyone who is interested. In the podcast, Mike also explores the challenges in being creative and making space for passionate pursuits in our hectic lives. Grab a sketchbook and pencil or an iPad and follow along with Mike on this artistic journey filled with tips, tricks, interviews, stories and tutorials.