Hudson Rio 

Industrial Designer, Hudson Rio

Hudson Rio is an industrial designer in Santa Cruz, CA. He graduated from the University of Illinois at Chicago, where he returned to teach Design Drawing. He began his design career in Chicago, and was previously a Senior Designer at Volume Studios. Currently he is a freelance designer, and has worked on a wide range of range of products including housewares, toys, transportation, architectural, and commercial. He has an Instagram, Sketch Blog, and YouTube channel where he frequently posts the sketches he does in his free time. He's passionate about the use of sketching as a way to visually communicate ideas, and posts his work online as a way to inspire others and motivate himself to always improve.