Dan Johnson is a digital artist, having worked for years as an art director, illustrator, animator, and digital visual effects artist. He has worked on effects for film and TV, including as a digital paint artist on Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. He is an Adobe Certified Instructor and taught computer graphics at various Northern California locations before moving to Georgia. As a digital artist with a traditional media background, he is largely self-taught and now shares his experience and techniques gained through years of trial and error. Dan graduated from Brigham Young University in 1996 with a degree in Illustration. He mainly teaches digital art and history of computer art/animation classes. During the summer, he often teaches figure drawing.