What does an Art Director do?
An Art Director guides the overall visual tone and visual design of the production.
Who would make a good Art Director?
A good Art Director is well rounded, with experience in location design, character design, prop design, colour and lighting.
How do I become an Art Director?
To become an Art Director you need to focus on design and colour. The best place to start is in background design and colour to learn the fundamentals. Start by referencing art of books, study artists you like and try and design and paint your own creations.