Mark Kummer

Freelance Children's Book Illustrator & Book Illustrator

Location:Clementon, New Jersey, United States
2 Skills
Mark Fredrick Kummer
15B Hazelwood Drive, Pittsgrove, NJ 08318

Adobe CS5
Photoshop Dreamweaver Flash Microsoft Word
In Design Illustrator Phoenix Maya
Quark Publisher 3-D Studio Max Softimage 3-D

Publisher: Flowerpot Press
“Puss N Boots” – Cover and interior art
“There was an Old Woman who lives in a shoe”- – Cover and interior art
“Doodle Book Series “Master of Doodles”, “Doodle me Fabulous” – Cover and interior art
“I am so awesome” – Cover and interior art
“The Book That I Love To Read” – Cover and interior art
“The Raggedy Snowman” – Puzzle book illustration
“Yesterday I Found an A” – Redesigned interior and cover
“The Owl and the Pussycat” – Cover and interior art.
Publisher: Character Builders
“The Secret H Ingredient” – Cover and interior art. Formatted for print.
Publisher: Thinking Tree EP
“The Alphabet Song” – Wrote, cover and interior art. Formatted for print.

Logo/Promotional Materials/Advertising
Rutgers University -Business Dept. - logo design
Campaign material South Jersey -Woodbury Democratic committee
Poster and candidate mailers
Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators - winning logo design 2011 Pocono retreat
Drip Marketing- design and production of direct marketing material Flyers, Tri-folds and Ad slicks
Santilli Produce – company logo design
Emerging Health- company logo design
Jennifer Gentile – designed logo for “Dance for a Cure” fundraising event
American Heart Association – logo design for Walkathon event
Lavco, Inc. – company logo, brochures and promotional material
Pelican Graphic Arts & Design Company 1999 – 2006
T-shirt and hat design Stickers Event posters
Logos Wall Murals Custom art (cards, invitations, postcards)

Television Production
Bob Villa’s Young Craftsmen – color story boards for show opening sequence
Sussix County Fair – member of team that developed animated commercial
MTV – member of creative team that developed gun control ad

Independent Projects
“Hanging with Hangman” – written, animated, produced
Flash animation short
“Special Agent Kringle: The Delivery” – written, illustrated, produced
Claymation short film - Featured in the NYC Film Festival
“Merv” – written, illustrated
Monthly comic strip - Featured in the Gloucester County Gazette and the Rutgers University Gleaner
“It’s Never Easy” – written, illustrated
Greeting card series - Distributed in local card and gift shop

Joe Kubert School of Animation and Narrative Art
Year 1 – Narrative Art, Humor and caricature, layout & design, figure drawing, airbrush
Year 2 – Classic animation, story boards & character development, inbetweening, advanced figure drawing
Rutgers University
Soft image computer animation
Camden County College
Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver
Maya computer animation
Gloucester County College
Drawing I & II
Drawing and Painting I & II
Photography I & II