Hello, My name is Carlos Abdu, aspiring illustrator, cartoonist and graphic designer. I'm a hard working individual with a strong passion for drawing, digital coloring, and conceptual design. I like to create new ideas and see innovations in the old. If you want contact me for rates or samples, feel free to e-mail me at: firstname.lastname@example.org or look me up on Facebook.
Well versed in drawing and sketching with different mediums (ink, charcoal, pastels, digital art)
Proficient Colorist and Conceptual Artist
Knowledgeable in Photography, in both traditional and digital.
Innate abilities in writing and scripting.
Computer literate: Corel Painter 9.5, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Quark XPress, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint.
Languages: English / Spanish
June 2009 - Aug 2009 Intern, Editorial Department at DC Comics Entertainment
Responsible for bringing research material to editors, scanning artwork into editorial database, arranging research material and overall assisting editors in their daily tasks.
Sept 2006 - Sept 2009 Assistant, Sculpture Department at Brooklyn College
Responsible for a variety of tasks, including maintaining work area, preparing materials and tools for students and faculty, and tracking inventory.
April 2006 - May 2006 Intern, Production Department at Visual Graphics Solutions Inc.
Responsible for a variety of tasks involved in application of vinyl text to make signs, creating templates for use in polymer printing, developing film for use in signs and labeling and packaging products for shipping.
June 2000 - Aug 2000 Intern, Restoration Department at the Brooklyn College Library
Responsible for a variety of tasks involved in repairing and restoring important documents, as well as helping with computer documents.
Sept 2006 - Feb 2010 Bachelor of Fine Arts
Brooklyn College (Graduated)
Sept 2002 - June 2006 Associates Degree in Art and Advertising
New York City College of Technology (Graduated)
Sept 1999 - Jun 2002 High School Diploma,
Brooklyn College Academy (Graduated)
The School Art League’s St. Gauder’s medal
Available upon request.