Friends (7)

K Huggens

Freelance Illustrator, Digital Artist, & More

Location:United States
8 Skills
Total Woman Gym + Spa in CA – magazine and newspaper ads, eBlasts, flyers, posters, web updates

Smithsonian Traveling Exhibits – traveling exhibit “Animal Connections”

Lakeport Plantation, Lake Village AR – animations for permanent exhibit

NMAI, Washington D.C. – National Museum of the American Indian – nature mural for the ImagiNations family activity center

Ah-tah-thi-ki Museum, Clewiston FL – illustration and animation for Microsoft surface table

Discovery Place Museum, Charlotte NC – 16 murals and Microsoft surface table animation for two permanent exhibits “Fantastic Frogs” and several animations for “Them” (Human body)

Paul Allen’s Experience Music Project, Seattle WA – permanent exhibit Sound Lab

The International Spy Museum, Washington D.C. – permanent exhibit Threat Analysis game

American Mountaineering Museum, Golden CO – permanent exhibit Dress the climber

3 children’s books for The Children’s Place clothing stores:
Ferris Wheel Fun
School is Cool
The Greatest Gift

Head Start – Collateral and exhibit design
Oceana – Photo illustration – 6 Metro diorama ads
K12 – Interactive Designer and animator for children’s education products grades K-12

Other Illustrations include:
University of Maryland St. Joe’s Medical Center – Book illustrations for PT
American Psychiatric Association – Editorial
American Diabetes Association – Book Cover
Beyond Words - Advertising illustration
Billboard Magazine – Editorial
Discovery Channel – Online and Editorial
Department of Energy – DOE for kids, Book Cover
Honda and National Safety Council – poster
National Education Association – Editorial
Overhaul and Maintenance Magazine – Editorial
The Mix a magazine by Guinness – Editorial
Wines from Spain – Character Design and advertising illustration for posters, postcards and web

’01 – ‘08 Adjunct faculty
Corcoran College of Art + Design –
Intro to Adobe Illustrator for Designers - Developed curriculum for graphic design majors that focused on five key areas of design.
Intro to Adobe Illustrator for Illustrators - Developed curriculum for students interested in pursuing illustration. The class focused on narrative and editorial works.
Print Production - Fall 06, Summer 07. This class focused on print manufacturing.

’99-2000 Adjunct Maryland College of Art and Design –
Intro to Photoshop – Developed curriculum that taught students best practices in working with photographs from color correction to creating sophisticated composites.

Advisory board Northern VA Community College (NVCC)
2007–2014 – Member of the advisory board to the Graphic Design department

’92 - ’ 94
Sonic Images – designer, illustrator for CDi, CDrom products, package design

Wickham and Associates – in house illustrator for various magazines

Omni Digital – Publication design and layout. Proofing system and film output.

’87 - ‘90
Freelance: portraits, posters, and association collateral
The Learning Channel – “Educator Alert” publication design and layout

’85 - ‘86
Marvel West – animator and story board artist for Muppet Babies
Hanna Barbera – animator for Smurfs, Scooby-Doo, Jetsons

B.F.A. in Illustration from the Art Center College of Design 1984

Emmy Award - Storyboards for Jim Henson’s Muppet Babies
Cable Networks - Best in Print for the “Educator Alert” The Learning Channel
IParenting Media Award - Ferris Wheel Fun