Brad Harris

Freelance Book Illustrator & Drawer

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Location:Houston, Texas, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/bradharris
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BRAD HARRIS
875 N Eldridge #233 • Houston, TX 77079
(832) 423-2231
bradharrisartist@gmail.com

EDUCATION
BACHELOR OF FINE ARTS, Illustration, Minor - Drawing May 2002
Savannah College of Art & Design, Savannah, GA
Proficient in Photoshop and Illustrator

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
MORTON RANCH ELEMENTARY SCHOOL KATY ISD, Katy, TX
Art Teacher August 2008 – Present
• Organized and planned each days lesson
• Created lesson plans weekly using Excel and Word
• Prepared all materials needed for each lesson
• Ordered all art supplies for the whole school while still maintaining budget
• Kept inventory on all supplies
• Distributed tasks and duties
• Prepared written reports for supervisor and principal
• Held conferences with parents, students and teachers
• Met all required needs of the students and faculty
• Assisted with set design for musical productions
• Worked timely and efficiently to meet deadlines
• Recognized for introducing an innovative source of positive reinforcement. Created the use of “Art Money.” This practice is now being used district wide.

SHERIDAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL CY-FAIR ISD, Houston, TX August 2004 – August 2008
Art Teacher
• Planned and prepared for each days lesson
• Using Microsoft Excel and Word, created lesson plans daily
• Worked timely and efficiently to meet deadlines.
• Held conferences with students, parents and teachers.
• Ordered supplies and kept inventory of art supplies

FREELANCE, Savannah GA, Houston, TX 1994 – Present
Illustrator, Graphic Designer, Painter
• Published Illustration of Street Fighter in Gamepro magazine
• Published Illustration of Donkey Kong in Gameplayers magazine
• Published Illustration in Wizard (comics) magazine
• Published Illustration of Earthworm Jim in Electronic Gaming Monthly
• Created charcoal and pastel drawings of people’s kids, girlfriends, family, dogs, and cats.
• Created graphic logos for several different companies; Texas Shamrock Homes Inc, Fat Sports, Great Southern Music, Larry’s Custom Marine, Sweet Kick Salsa.
• Created novelty cartoon illustrations on T-shirts and key chains
• Created an illustration of a Jazz scene for The French Quarter restaurant
• Created an illustration of Vince Young for Pennisons Sports Pub
• Designed the school spirit shirts for Sheridan Elementary School
• Created an illustration for Great Southern Music music store
• Painted mural on the entry wall of Morton Ranch Elementary
• Created and illustrated T-shirts for firefighter/police officer benefit
Skills (2) Rating
Book Illustration
Drawing