Murals by Sirron Norris can be found throughout San Francisco. Whether inside of restaurants, on roll-up doors of local businesses, or on the walls of The City's famed Balmy Alley, his cartoon-style artwork is instantly recognizable and loved by children of all ages. Check out his interview:
Sirron is a teaching artist working in several local schools, and he also teaches digital arts at the Bay Area Video Coalition, and drawing classes in his Mission District studio and gallery. We stopped by his space to uncover his inspirations and learn how to draw our own cartoons! Here are two drawing demos where he shows how to draw happy, sad, and mad faces (first video) and various face perspectives (second video).