Artist of the month at StickerApp: Cody Banks profile picture.

Artist of the Month: Cody A Banks

Cody Banks colorful thank you card for January 2024

Thank you card January 2024: Cody A Banks

Meet the Artist

A glimpse into the creative
world of Cody A Banks.

A StickerApp Interview Written by Nora 2023-11-15

New year, new collaboration! Say hello to Cody A Banks, the talented artist behind this month's Thank You card and the genius behind these quirky characters. Cody's unique style blends traditional and vintage cartoon elements with a modern twist. These cartoon resolution characters showcase Cody's distinctive flair, animated charm, and chill vibes.

StickerApp: How would you define your style?

Cody: I would define my style as modern-vintage vector art. I use a lot of vintage cartoon elements but put my own modern twist on them.

StickerApp: What's your favorite technique?

Cody: My favorite tool to use in Adobe Illustrator is the pencil tool.

Cody's cool figures with a StickerApp pack

Cody's Designs

StickerApp: Who or what's your biggest inspiration?

Cody: I love the art in Adventure Time. I'd love to create a fully animated cartoon series someday with all of my characters.

StickerApp: How did it all start?

Cody: I started drawing a lot when I was 5 - 6 years old. I took my first class on Adobe Illustrator when I was 15.

StickerApp: Tips for those starting out?

Cody: Find inspiration and have fun. Finding your own style takes time but will inevitably happen if you continue to create.

Cody Designing

Cody's sticker sheets

StickerApp: What's your favorite app or program?

Cody: Adobe Illustrator

StickerApp: Why do you use StickerApp?

Cody: I use StickerApp for their versatility. There are so many materials to choose from and different cut styles.

StickerApp: What's your favorite material?

Cody: Can't go wrong with the classic vinyl material. It allows my designs to pop and is nice and durable.

StickerApp: How do you use stickers for your own business/personal brand?

Cody: I sell stickers of my art and also use them for packaging whenever I sell merch.