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Crystal Fiss

Freelance Children's Book Illustrator & Illustrator

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Over 30 days ago -
Summer House - Gave 1 kudo
Said "Your work is very good. I love the colors and the child-like freedoms portrayed in the images. Lots of fun! :)" to Crystal Fiss
Over 30 days ago -
Crystal Fiss - Over 30 days ago
Thanks very much!
Freehand Freelance Art &Wood Design - Gave 1 kudo
Said ";-)" to Crystal Fiss
Over 30 days ago -
Crystal Fiss - Over 30 days ago
Why thanks :)
Freehand Freelance Art &Wood Design - Over 30 days ago
You are welcome, I'll be back to visit when I have kudos to share, your work is beautifully done~Grace
Crystal Fiss - Over 30 days ago
You as well, and same to you I will visit and send kudos your way ;)
Kevin Phillips - Gave 1 kudo
Said "Great portfolio, Crystal! Your character designs are very impressive, as are your Photoshop skills. Love your Comics Covers, too. And your illustrations! And your storyboards! And--well, everything! Lots of expressiveness AND technical ability on display here." to Crystal Fiss
Over 30 days ago -
Crystal Fiss - Over 30 days ago
Why thank you very much :)
Crystal Fiss - Added portfolio item
Entered this illustration for a holiday card for my hometown football team. This was watercolor and color pencil on watercolor paper.
Over 30 days ago -
Greeting Card Illustration portfolio item
James Lambert - Over 30 days ago
yes....and who isn't a lion fan around my neck of the woods!!! :0)
Crystal Fiss - Over 30 days ago
Sure enough :)
GKbiz - Hired freelancer
Over 30 days ago -
Crystal Fiss - Added portfolio item
"halo all the way", digital painting of husband and his fav game.
Over 30 days ago -
Illustration portfolio item
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"VIsit The Moon" wpa poster design, colored in photoshop.
Over 30 days ago -
Poster Design portfolio item
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This piece was for my client "Empire Remix" He had given me artwork and requested that I color them for his album. Colored in photoshop.
Over 30 days ago -
Comic Art portfolio item
John Eidukonis - Over 30 days ago
Awesome coloring!
Crystal Fiss - Over 30 days ago
Thanks :)
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Short storyboard done for my storyboard class; it's a commercial for a new recliner.
Over 30 days ago -
Storyboarding portfolio item
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"Time", this was created in my image making 1 class; design apiece that would be posted into a magazine (we all drew a article from a hat). This piece was done in Illustrator.
Over 30 days ago -
Illustration portfolio item
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"House Bears #2" Poster design, done in Adobe Illustrator.
Over 30 days ago -
Poster Design portfolio item
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"House Bears #3" Poster design, created in Adobe illustrator.
Over 30 days ago -
Poster Design portfolio item
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"Trees Are Fun!", this is a 24x36 painting on wood.
Over 30 days ago -
Painting portfolio item
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This is the design for the back of the CD.
Over 30 days ago -
CD Design portfolio item
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This is the center design of the CD booklet. Text was added around the squirrel image. This was all done in Photoshop.
Over 30 days ago -
CD Design portfolio item
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"House Bears" Poster illustration, I created personalized characters of the clients, as well as achieving a specific style they were looking for.
Over 30 days ago -
Poster Design portfolio item
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Another T-shirt design for "Imagine That".
Over 30 days ago -
T-Shirt Design portfolio item
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This is a T-shirt design, based off of my main character "Atari" from "Imagine That".
Over 30 days ago -
T-Shirt Design portfolio item
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This is a design mock-up for a kids lunch box, biased off my children's show "Imagine That".
Over 30 days ago -
Package Design portfolio item
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T-shirt design for RED competition.
Over 30 days ago -
T-Shirt Design portfolio item
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"This Last Breath" CD design, this character was specifically tailored and made up by me. Creating cuteness as well as emotional impact was the mane focus within this design.
Over 30 days ago -
CD Design portfolio item
Freehand Freelance Art &Wood Design - Over 30 days ago
Ah, a flying squirrel, That's clever
Crystal Fiss - Over 30 days ago
:)
Crystal Fiss - Over 30 days ago
Yesss, kinda like rocky.
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"Bug Oasis"This is traditionally painted on cold press illustration board, quash was used for the color.
Over 30 days ago -
Illustration portfolio item
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This is the 2nd storyboard made for "Imagine That" cartoon series. This one is just pencil drawn, more loose then the other storyboard.
Over 30 days ago -
Storyboarding portfolio item
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Character design layout of "Sami", another character from "Imagine That!". This character in-bodies the main character Atari's love for adventure.
Over 30 days ago -
Cartooning portfolio item
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Children's Book Illustration
Illustration
About Me:
Crystal L. Fiss
Illustrator / Designer

Education
College for Creative Studies, Detroit, MI
BFA in Illustration, December 2012, GPA of 3.8

Experience
2001- Present Oakland Community College, Waterford MI
Maintenance/Buildings and grounds
• Demonstrated ability to interact effectively with senior management.
• Employed teamwork strategies with fellow employees, thus solving work issues, and creating a better work environment.
• Developed solid relationships with coworkers and staff.
• Five years supervisory duties.

2009- 2011 Moon Boogie Media, Waterford MI
Co-owner/Designer
• Designed wedding albums per specific requests from clientele.
• Developed innovative graphics for announcements (birthdays, concerts, births, and weddings).
• Prepared final layouts for the...
Location
Waterford, Michigan, United States