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Jesse Musto

Freelance Illustrator & Comic Artist

Location:Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania, United States
2 Skills
My name is Jesse Musto and I am a 2009 graduate of Kutztown University with a Bachelor's Degree in Communication Design with a concentration in Illustration. My primary focus is creating two-dimensional imagery by means of free hand techniques and digital rendering.


Professional and comprehensive knowledge of Macintosh
and PC platforms. Extensive working experience with
Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Acrobat,
Powerpoint, and Microsoft Office.
Comprehensive sense of layout and design.
Extensive experience in image rendering and manipulation.
Disciplined work ethic, strong organizational skills
and facility with a variety of illustration media.

Field Experience
Logo and Identity design 2011-2013
GoGirl Cosmetics
Lampman Design
Green Acres Farm
Phoenixrizing, Inc.
Scratch Bakehouse
Fitness Nutrition

Commissioned cover art for international journal
The Coleopterists Bulletin, September issue - 2009

Winner of the Terry Boyle
Senior Illustration Award – 2009

Nominated for the Donald Breter
Outstanding Senior Illustration Award – 2009

Created double-page spread
for Kutztown University Magazine
“O.C.D The C.D. Survival Guide” – 2008

Winner of the Cider Press of America Award
for Most Detailed Illustration,
Luzerne County Community College
Student Exhibition – 2006

Student Editorial Illustrator
for The Times Leader Newspaper
and The Sunday Times – April 2005

Kutztown University, Kutztown, PA
B.F.A. in Communication Design 2009
Concentration: Illustration

Visual Communications Advisory Board Member
ITT Technical Institute, Dunmore PA

Certified in Digital Painting
by the Computer Graphics Masters Acadamy

Work Experience
Solid background in service,
interpersonal skills and team building.

Gemstone Print & Paper, Wilkes-barre, PA
Production Artist

Golden Technologies, Old Forge, PA
Technical Service Representative

Foxhill Country Club, Exeter, PA
Wait Staff and Grounds Crew

The Highlands at Newberry, Dallas, PA
Wait Staff, Host and Grounds Crew

Hoyt Library, Kingston, PA
Page, Patron Service Provider

Available upon request.

Online Portfolio
Skills (2) Rating
Comic Art