Peg McClure

Freelance Cartoonist, Caricature Artist, & More

Location:Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
8 Skills
Peg McClure, LLC /



Illustration, editorial art, and cartooning for all media, utilizing manual and/or digital production methods. Character and mascot design, custom drawings, portraits. Layout and production art for printed materials of all types. Newsletter design and production. Copy-writing, researching. Familiar with projects involving deadlines, budgets, changing priorities, and format requirements. Software: Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, and After Effects. Microsoft PowerPoint, Word, and Excel.

Over thirty years’ experience working for various corporations and contracts. Production art, design and illustration for printed items including training manuals and materials, newsletters, and presentations. Production art, design and illustration for promotional and business items including brochures and cards. Illustrations for children’s books. Humorous artwork and custom illustrations. Fine art painting and drawing.


St. Louis Community College, St. Louis, MO: Digital Arts, Life Drawing, Motion Graphics, Botanical Illustration.

Blackpool & Fylde College, Blackpool, Lancashire, England: Life Drawing, Illustration.

De Anza College, Cupertino, California: Film Animation Workshop; hand-drawn animation, story-boarding, and production.

Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa: BA in Telecommunicative Arts (Radio, TV and Film Production); Minor in Graphic Design.


Hand-drawn and animated short film, “Housecats”, created at the De Anza College animation workshop in 1984-85. Distributed to US cable TV networks and libraries in the late 1980s, most notably HBO and the Nickelodeon Channel. Shown in many festivals in the US and overseas. Won most of the major awards for a student film in 1986.

Wrote an in-house graphic art manual while at Panorama Productions.

Developed lesson plans and materials for drawing classes for Bellevue Recreation Center, Bellevue, WA.


Student Academy Award “Outstanding Achievement” 1986 for “Housecats”; CINE Eagle 1986 for “Housecats”; FOCUS 1986 Awards; Asifa-East 1986 Best Student film award, others.

President, 1984, Western Art Directors’ Club, Palo Alto, CA.

References available on request.