Mario is an Ottawa based artist. He has been passionate about drawing and painting from a very young age, constantly creating new art projects. He enjoys coloured pencil drawing, acrylics, pastels, ink drawing, digital illustration and charcoal. His creative inspirations include: book illustration, cartooning, life drawing, animation, the human form and Latin American art. He believes that PaintNite celebrates art and allows for people to share their vision of life through their creative power.