instructor profiles Clinton Crumpler
"Never stop learning."
Clinton is currently a principal artist at Midwinter Entertainment. Formerly a senior look development artist at Microsoft Studios: The Coalition located in Vancouver, BC, working on the Gears of War franchise. Clinton is also the founder and owner of Dekogon Studios, an artist collaborative studio. Previously an artist at Bethesda's Battlecry Studios, KIXEYE, Army Game Studio, and various other contract projects with independent studios. Clinton’s primary focuses are environment art, shader development, and art direction. In 2016 he released a textbook with Sam's Publishing with a focus on game art development for Unreal engine.
I really like Clinton's style of teaching. He explains any topic in a way that's very accessible and detailed. I would love to have gone through another course with such a great teacher.
Clinton was a great instructor providing excellent feedback great tips and techniques. He also provided extra material relating to each week's theme or area. This adds more value to course, providing tutorials and documents to continue study.
Clinton is amazing; I would absolutely take another class with him in a second. Very personable and active in the forums, great with specific feedback examples, and he clearly knows his technical stuff.
He was great. Love that he found documentations on each subject that we were learning to help us further our education.
He was really clear during the lectures and has incredible patience. Never received late a feedback or email. Definitely an incredible teacher and artist!
Clinton is a very good teacher. He explains things well and is easy to understand. He went above and beyond the class material and explained other things too, and answered our questions about the industry.
Virendra Pratap Singh
This course was an amazing experience. Clinton is simply outstanding both in his knowledge and the way he teaches.