Location

Melbourne, FL

Professional Attributes

  • A thorough knowledge of sequential storytelling, character acting, and design. And strong understanding of perspective, figure drawing, light and shadow. 
  • 5 years experience in comics, cartooning, illustration, key frames, figurative art, and instruction.
    • Sequential storytelling / Illustration
    • Sketch card artist
    • Character design and cartooning
    • Composition
    • Perspective
    • Figurative art
    • Environment design
  • Experience with different mediums such as:
    • Pencil
    • Charcoal
    • Pen and ink
    • Markers 
    • Digital painting
  • Proven ability to work with clients and colleagues to achieve all goals from initial concepts to final presentation
  • Experience working within and overseeing production pipelines while meeting deadlines as required
  • Produce work in a fast paced environment 
  • Use of initial sketches and thumbnails for concept designs and sequential illustration
  • Point of contact for all clients regarding their illustration needs

Clients

  • Upper Deck
  • Marvel Entertainment

Publications

  • 8th World Wonders
  • Indie Comics Magazine
  • Skin Crawling Comics
  • Key Frames- Velvet Road
  • Mathiator-Childrens workbook
  • Editorial cartooning for University of North Florida Spinnaker 

Professional Experience

  • Instructed workshops on subjects such as:
    • Comic art and character design
    • Cartooning
    • Figure drawing
  • Convention appearances
    • Heroes Con 2011 and 2014
    • MegaCon 2014

Education

  • Classic Figure Drawing with Stephen Perkins
    • 4 day workshop
  • Imaginism Studios- Schoolism
    • Digital Painting with Bobby Chiu
    • Storyboarding with Kris Pearn
    • Character Design with Stephen Silver
    • Fundamentals of Lighting with Sam Nielson

Organizations

  • The Art Students Guild of Brevard
    • Member 2013-Current
    • Treasurer 2106-2017
  • New Masters Academy
    • Member 2015-Current