As an experienced senior art director and graphic designer, I have worked closely with creative teams, project managers and sales to ensure efficient project workflow from preliminary and final design, content creation, quality oversight and on-time delivery. Resume PDF
Fun along the way
The projects I’m most proud of involve creating humorist characters and exploring illustration styles.
I didn't have any formal training in illustration. I started off as a production artist at an advertising agency but soon was working on client projects. I learned to illustrate out of necessity. In some cases, I had to create tight layout/concept mockups to sell an idea. There were times that hiring the illustrator I wanted wasn’t in the budget. Sometimes it was the turnaround time that prevented hiring out.
With that said, here’s a menagerie of projects and characters I have created along the way: