Grey Blackwell

Freelance Animator & Illustrator

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Location:Oxford, North Carolina, United States
Phone: 919-693-1289
Website: http://www.greyblackwell.com
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/greyblackwell
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FREELANCE - Oxford, NC
Illustration/Animation/Graphic Design, Oct. 2008 - present

THE NEWS & OBSERVER - Raleigh, NC
Online content producer, Jan. 2007 - Oct. 2008
- Produced viral Flash videos commenting on topical news events while generating traffic for newspaper’s website

Graphics Editor, March 1997 - Dec. 2006
- Art directed and supervised six-member team of artists to create informational graphics and illustrations for both print and online news coverage
- Attended planning meetings, consulted with editors and conceptualized graphic packages, scheduled workflow and managed department budget

THE ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION - Atlanta, GA
Assistant Art Director for Graphics, March 1994 - Feb. 1997
- Art directed and supervised eight-member team of artists in executing graphics and illustrations for newspaper, including coverage of the 1996 Olympic Games
- Contributed political cartoons for the editorial page of the Atlanta Journal

THE TIMES - Gainesville, GA
Graphic Artist, June 1992 - Feb. 1994
- Generated graphics and illustrations for news stories
- Contributed editorial cartoons to Gannett Graphics Network

EDUCATION

NORTH CAROLINA STATE UNIVERSITY - Raleigh, NC
Bachelor of Environmental Design in Graphic Design, June 1992
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Animation
Illustration