Will spent his career at creative agencies along the west coast, but barbecue (and some great clients) brought him to Austin in 2005. His work has earned nods from Cannes, One Show, Kelly Awards, Communication Arts and Graphis. He has previously taught and lectured at The Academy of Art in San Francisco, Art Center College of Design in Pasadena, The Art Institute of Austin, AIGA Austin and The McCombs School of Business at The University of Texas at Austin.
“Students will be at an advantage when they can learn from people who are working full time in our industry. Our instructors are award-winning, senior-level people who are in the trenches every day. This won’t be a cake walk. But work through the blood and bruises, and you'll come out of this with great portfolio work, not to mention a thicker layer of skin.”