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Edgar Walcott

Freelance Cartoonist & Illustrator

Location:New York, New York, United States
Phone: (646) 445-0263
2 Skills
P.O. Box 783
Knightdale, NC 27545
(646) 445-0263

Professional Profile:

Skilled and versatile Cartoonist/Illustrator with 16 years of experience creating quality traditional and digital artwork for a wide variety of subjects.
Skills Summary:

Adobe CS8 Design Suite Digital Painting Pen & Ink
Cartooning Draughting for Illustration Microsoft PowerPoint
Caricature Graphic Design Chalkboard Sign Art Watercolor/Oil/Acrylic
Work History:

Trader Joe's. Staten Island, N.Y. 2011-2012
Sign Artist
Created and installed over 75 full color chalkboard paint signs for store products
Painted decorative murals for store interior
Produced handmade signs for store products

Freelance Artist Brooklyn, N.Y. 2001-Present
Caricature Artist/Designer/Illustrator
Execute 50-60 caricatures for parties and special events
Create custom designs and illustrations according to clients’ specifications

Semper International Boston, Mass. 2000-2001
Graphic Designer/Illustrator
Executed an 80-page magazine layout, a 50-page Power Point Presentation, a billboard advertisement, 2 direct mailer post cards, 3 large format poster designs, 3 logo designs and 5 newspaper ads in a 6 month period for graphics staffing company

DPI Book Publisher Boston, Mass. 1996-2000
Graphic Designer/Illustrator
Drew and painted 3,000 traditional pen & ink-style illustrations
Executed 2,000 technical vector-based illustrations utilizing Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and Macromedia Freehand

Reebok International Boston, Mass. 1994-1996
T-Shirt Graphic Designer/Illustrator
Designed/Illustrated logos for Shaquille O’Neal and Glenn Robinson
Illustrated/Designed 25 school logos for NCAA Division I Schools
Designed Boys T-shirts which appeared in Eastbay Magazine

School of Visual Arts New York, N.Y. 1984-1987
Cartooning/Illustration Major

Art Institute of New England Brookline, Mass. 2003
Multimedia/Web Design
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