Kevin Courtney

Freelance Illustrator & Artist

Location:Crossville, Tennessee, United States
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I am a freelance illustrator and artist, wearing the graphic design cloak by day. Graphic design is a wonderful field, and will help me to adapt and mold the artwork to a variety of media, but I hope you'll find that art and illustration are my best contribution. Here's my résumé:

Kevin D. Courtney


07/2009 to Present The Peddler • 420 N. Washington, Cookeville, TN 38501
• Ad Design, Production
• Layout

08/2008 to 05/2009 Graphic Designer, The Upper Cumberland Shopper • 2685 Lake Valley Drive, Cookeville, TN 38506
• Ad Design

2008 Lead Graphic Designer, American Trading Company (merchandising, licensing, POP display) design and production

2006-2008 Art Director, Chattanooga State Communicator (student monthly newspaper)
• Responsible for all design and layout
• (won two first-place national awards during my stay)

2007 Completed a 3-month internship at National Posters (graphic design firm), Amnicola Hwy
for clients like Dollar General, Target, Ferguson’s – POP/retail display design

2010 to Present Member of Art Prowl, Cookeville, TN

1998 to Present: Fine artist, Permanent member of Notorious Artists Guild
Numerous group exhibitions in Houston, Texas 2000 – 2004, Solo show in 1998

1997 to Present: Graphic Designer, Illustrator, and Production Manager for Mr. Physical Fitness, USA,
Inc. & ALIVE DIGEST, Houston, Texas

Responsible for all graphic design production and layout for the company and their
national magazines
Responsible for all advertising designs, inc. company logos and promotional brochure designs
Responsible for design and completion of every aspect of Mr. Physical Fitness, USA Anti-Aging & Fitness Report that appeared in the National Examiner
Responsible for all traditional article illustrations for the company magazines
Authored articles for both magazines and was responsible for editorial content
Responsible for completing much of the research for the contents of the magazines
Co-authored articles with the company’s founder that were published by Weider Publications

ADOBE CS5 (Entire suite)
Above programs in MAC & PC (Including Operating Systems)
MACROMEDIA FLASH & DREAMWEAVER (Conversant with this software)
Learning to create/maintain websites.

University of Houston, Houston, Texas ( 14 hours / General Studies)
San Jacinto College, Houston, Texas ( 9 hours / General Studies)
Associate’s in Graphic Design at Chattanooga State Technical Community College, Tennessee

Thanks VERY much for your attention - I look forward to talking with you about this project. Please visit when you get a few moments, for a few samples of my artwork. It's time to AMAZE the eyes again!
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