Leslie Allyn

Freelance Painter & Illustrator

1319
Location:Charlotte, North Carolina, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/leslieallyn
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5.0
2 Skills
$20
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Leslie Allyn : artist and illustrator
www.leslieallyn.com

PROFILE:
A self-motivated, hard working quick learner, I am a visual person with many creative ideas. I have spent the past twenty years learning, honing, practicing, and creating many works of art. I am friendly, helpful, diplomatic, and enjoy generating new solutions for quality results.

WORK EXPERIENCE:
Freelance Artist: Since 2000, painting in watercolor, oil, acrylic, ink,
Solo and group exhibitions, special commissions, design, illustrations, murals,
sales, marketing, framing, cards, prints, pendants, magnets, and more

Currently: Collaborative illustrated picture book, and a new oil painting series
Recently: Various private client commissions and portraits
Online gallery/store: www.etsy.com/shops/leslieallyn
C’ville Arts Gallery, Charlottesville, VA, member artist 2003-2012

Graphics and Illustration: Since 2006, freelance illustrations, logos, banners,
Brochures, social media images, tattoo design, scanning, archiving, photo restoration

Currently: Social media graphics project for the arts, self-inspired
Recently: Logo for banner and merchandise, Branscome Glass, 2013
Personal Archivist, private client, 2009-2012

Framing: 2000-2011: Creative Framing, Charlottesville, VA
Hands-on high end conservation framing, design, customer service

EDUCATION:
James Madison University, BFA, 1996, Harrisonburg, VA
Specialization: Painting
Minor: French
*** Laude

SKILLS:
ART: Very skilled in drawing, watercolor, ink, oil, acrylic painting, rendering. Also collage,
pottery, metal, and creative construction

GRAPHICS: Rendering and constructing with Photoshop, Illustrator, Paint Shop Pro,
Microsoft Office, Windows, Mac, basic web design, html

VARIOUS: Matting and framing, conservation techniques, light carpentry, computers,
photography, writing, crafts, sewing
Skills (2) Rating
Painting
Illustration