Ben Clifford

Freelance Comic Artist & Graphic Designer

Location:Mount Desert, Maine, United States
Phone: 908 619 3484
2 Skills
I am a freelance Graphic Designer and Comic Artist. My specialties are Logo and Letterhead design, and I am qualified for any Print based design (magazines, brochures, books, etc).
I have experience in Comic book art, including character conceptualization and script writing and editing.

B.F.A., Kutztown University of Pennsylvania - Kutztown, PA
Major: Communication Design - Fall 2007 - 2012
Concentrations in Graphic Design and Illustration
Dean's List - Fall 2007 - Fall 2011
Kutztown University Honors Program - Fall 2007 - Spring 2013

Proficient with Adobe CS5 (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, & Dreamweaver)
Basic knowledge of HTML5 & CSS
Adept at visual analyzation and conceptualization
Independent quick learner
Focused and detailed work ethic
Works well under stress to meet deadlines
Strong organizational and problem solving skills
Team oriented attitude

Innovative Designs & Publishing - Palmer, PA
Intern - Fall 2012
Designed ads for publications, logos & business cards for local businesses

Mount Desert Summer Chorale - Mount Desert, ME
Webmaster (Pro Bono) - Summer 2009 - 2011
Maintain web files and graphics, update relevant information on performances

Southwest Harbor/Tremont Chamber of Commerce - Southwest Harbor, ME
Graphic Designer (Pro Bono) - Summer 2011
Designed layout and graphics for Southwest Harbor Oktoberfest 2011 program

Yellow House Music Studio - Johnsonburg, NJ
Web Designer (Pro Bono) - Summer 2011 - Present
Design and maintain business website and graphics

Dark Overlord Media, LLC - San Francisco, CA
Contest Winner, GFL Football Team Logos - Summer 2010
Designed logos for 12 fictional football teams, 4 selected for publication
Skills (2) Rating
Comic Art
Graphic Design