Ian Jay

Freelance Comic Artist & Storyboarder

Location:Edgewater, Maryland, United States
Phone: 4436182433
Website: http://ianjay.net
2 Skills

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Sequential Art, minor in Storyboarding-- Savannah College of Art and Design, 2011 GPA 3.6 • Dean's List 2007-2011 • Artistic and Academic Merit Scholarships

• Heavy experience with visual storytelling concepts
• Scripting, layouts, pencilling, inking, lettering and coloring comics
• Storyboarding (previsualization and production)
• Graphic design-- have created posters, logos and tattoos for others in the past
• Self-promotion and reader interaction
• Web design-- CSS and PHP coding experience
• Experienced with Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop and InDesign being specialties)
• Microsoft Office Suite
• The ability to multitask, hit deadlines and maintain a positive attitude!

Published Work:
• Epiphany (ongoing webcomic)-- ianjay.net, 2008-2011
• "Naughty List"-- 2-page story in Short Stack , Angry Gnome Comics 2011
• Glitter Gulch-- Mako Comics 2011
• Space Jam Man-- Mako Comics 2011
• Savannah Record Fair promotional poster, website illustration and T-shirt design-- SCAD Radio 2011
• Comix From Japan-- Mako Comics 2011
• The Filth And The Fury-- Mako Comics 2011
• Bunny-- SCAD Sequential Art Anthology
• Venice Is Sinking concert promotional poster-- SCAD Radio
• Epiphany Chapter 1-- Mako Comics 2010
• The Chimbley Sweep, Issue 1: The Curious Case Of The Curious Case-- Mako Comics 2010
• Sloppy Joe-- Mako Comics 2010
• Lazer Wolf II: Rise Of Deathcat-- Mako Comics 2009
• French Dip-- Mako Comics 2008
• Lazer Wolf 1-- Mako Comics 2008

Previous Careers:
• Freelance Cartoonist and Designer, 2005-2011
Write, draw and create comics, illustrations and promotional material. Print, maintain inventory and sell comics through personal website. Interact with customer base online and at conventions.
• Circulation Assistant-- Jen Library, 2011
Reshelved books, assisted patrons, maintained a database.
• Training Manager-- SCAD Radio, 2010
Trained new SCAD Radio personnel on how to operate the broadcasting facilities. Maintained databases.
• Soda Jerk-- Leopold's Ice Cream, 2010
Served customers, handled money, prepared food, performed custodial tasks.
• Ham Specialist-- Honeybaked Ham & Cafe, 2009
Served customers, handled money, prepared food, delivered group orders, performed custodial tasks.
• Art Supply Sales Assistant-- Ex Libris, 2008-9
Served customers, handled money, checked and maintained inventory, performed custodial tasks.
• Cashier-- Giant Foods, 2008
Served customers, handled money.
• Assistant ISSO-- National Security Agency, 2006-7
Maintained several databases, checked inventory, filed papers, updated intranet websites, assisted administration.
Skills (2) Rating
Comic Art