Visual Development / Children's Illustrator
Ringling College of Art and Design - Senior Thesis
Aug 2014 - Present (6 years 10 months)
As part of my senior thesis, I have been creating a fully illustrated children's book. Written and illustrated myself. This has been a self-directed project, allowing myself to fully develop my own concepts and look of this book. Some skills used in the making of this book are:
- Character Concept Design - Visual Development
- Layout Design - Background Design
- Story Development - Story Editing
- Storyboarding book pages - Format Design
Jan 2014 - Present (7 years 5 months)
Currently the Illustrator and portrait artist for the upcoming children's book series "Heaven's Wait" written by Barbara McLaughlin.
A. Krishna Books
Jan 2014 - Oct 2014 (9 months)
Illustrated book cover and some inside illustrations. Project was cancelled by author mid-way.
Product Design Intern
The Bradford Group
May 2014 - Aug 2014 (3 months)
Worked as Design intern on various products and collectibles. For licenses such as Disney, Precious Moments, Betty Boop, Thomas Kinkade, NFL, and MLB, among others.
Gulfwater Cowboy Clothing co.
Feb 2013 - Mar 2014 (1 year 1 month)
T-shirt designer for a local clothing co. You can view their shirts and my artwork at: www.gulfwatercowboy.com
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Longboat Key Center for the Arts
2012 - 2014 (2 years)
The Longboat Key Center for the Arts is a creative place located on Longboat Key, FL which allows for the community to take an art course and become involved within the Art world.
At this center I am a Drawing & Materials instructor
Pink House Publishing
Apr 2013 - Dec 2013 (8 months)
Started my second Book. This one will not only be in full color, but along with the story includes piano scores. So readers can play the music along with viewing each page!
Gallop Home Publishing
Dec 2012 - May 2013 (5 months)
Illustrated a 24 chapter Children's Book about Adventure, Friendship, and Danger! Visit our website for more info and how to purchase you copy! www.OnTheWingsOfAMiracle.com