Rich Lauzon

Rich is an Ottawa-based artist and professor for the Pre-Animation and Illustration Program at Algonquin College where, for the past 8 years, he has taught courses including Layout Design, Character Design and Life drawing. He has worked on a variety of animated TV shows and, on May 12, 2011, will fulfill a childhood dream he launches his first book. Drawing on his teaching experience, providing a foundation to budding artists, Rich takes his passion beyond the classroom as he puts pen to paper for a broader audience. The Art of Richtoon is available for pre-order now by visiting http://richtoon.blogspot.com/. The Art of Richtoon official launch event: Observatory at Algonquin College 5-9pm, Thursday, May 12th. Lauzon will be on hand to celebrate and autograph copies of his book, available for purchase on site. artofrichtoon@gmail.com