Illustration and graphic design oriented. Fast turn around time with high quality outcome.

Work Samples

  • Illustrations

  • Branding

  • Apparel

Work History

Illustration and graphic design oriented with a rich understanding of figure drawing, layout techniques computer graphics and editorial illustration. C. Matthew Hamby (614) 209-9121 EDUCATION 1998-2003. Cleveland Institute of Art Five year program. Completed two years of foundation courses. Bachelor of Fine Arts. Major: Illustration. Grad. Date 5/03 CLIENTS Procter and Gamble, United Way of Cincinnati, Cincinnati CityBeat, Marc Ecko Cut & Sew, Seven Days (Vermont), Cincinnati Gentlemen Magazine, Art On Wheels (Cleveland, OH), RDI Marketing, Archdiocese Of Cincinnati, Blue Chip Marketing, Accenture, SKILLS Software Illustrator, Photo Shop, Dream Weaver Visual Figure Drawing, Painting, Printmaking (Intaglio/Lithography) AWARDS & SHOWS 1998. Cleveland Inst. of Art Portfolio Scholarship 2001. Cleveland Institute of Art 56th Annual Student Independent Show 2001-03. Cleveland Inst. of Art Illustration / Graphic Design Show 2003. Illustration Exhibit, 1300 Gallery Cleveland, OH 2005. Day of the Dead Exhibit, The Mockbee, Cincinnati OH 2006. Serect Artist Exhibit, Artworks. Cincinnati OH 2006. Minimum / Magnitude, Syn Gallery, Cincinnati OH 2007. Red Tree Gallery, Cincinnati OH 2007. MUSIC SHOW II, SHAKE IT RECORDS & PUBLICO GALLERY, Cincinnati, OH 2007. Smoke Filled Jelly Doughnuts:First Solo Show. Southgate House, Newport, KY 2007. Serect Artist Exhibit, Artworks. Cincinnati OH 2008. I Love You, Love Me: National Juried Exhibit, Northern Kentucky University 2008. Cleveland Press Club Award. Honorable Mention, Single Illustration Non-Daily Newspaper 2009. Framed Freaks: Solo Exhibit, NVision, Cincinnati, OH 2009. Artist of the Month. Creative Hands Gallery, Bellevue, KY 2009. Creatures and Narratives, Mad Art Gallery. St. Louis, MO - two person show 2009. Land Mines: House of Scratch, Hangman Gallery. Toronto, ON - international juried 2010. Dirty Show. Detroit, MI - international juried 2012. OTR Flag project. Cincinnati, OH


  • The Cleveland Institute of Art

    • BFA Illustration
    • 1998 - 2003