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B Clark

Freelance Illustrator & Graphic Designer

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Location:Mount Charleston, Nevada, United States
Website: http://www.behance.net/brendaclark
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BRENDA BATES CLARK GRAPHIC ARTIST
online portfolio: www.behance.net/brendaclark
raphae83240@mypacks.net

I am a very versatile graphic artist, with significant experience in all aspects of visual communications from conception to finished art, from media advertising to casino signage, from New York to Los Angeles. I work in both electronic and conventional art media.

A Few of My Recent Activities
Illustrations for Scribner publications and InkGrave Illustrations.

Las Vegas: Illustration in all graphic media for Southwest Gas Corp., Las Vegas Hilton
Hotels, Flamingo Hilton Hotels, Desert Inn Casino & Hotels, Aladdin Hotels, MGM Grand
Hotels, Centel, Colorado Belle, Nevada Symphony, Luxor, Circus Circus Hotels, Nevada Bureau of Land Management and Mikohn Gaming Corp.

High Points: The Circus Circus Grand Slam Canyon (aka Adventure Dome) amusement park map (aerial view), used on site, throughout the hotel and various regional promotion materials: Seventeen airbrushed 3' x 4' banners for the Luxor Casino showrooms: Southwest Gas Corporations "Gaslight" and "Thanks A Million "publications. I received the IABC Bronze Quill
Silver Six Award for the 'Thanks A Million' illustrations.

New York: Illustration for Albert, Frank, Guenther Law Advertising.

Los Angeles: Illustrations for video, consumer, corporate and recruitment advertising. Technical airbrush cut aways for Smith Tool & Die. Medical illustrations for Quma Inc.

Kresser-Robbins Adv, Century City, CA /Clarion, Alpine Dealer Kits Illustrations
Servco, Smith Tools International, Inc., LA,CA/Technical - cut aways
Oglivy Mathers Recruitment Adv, LA, CA/ Recruitment Advertising Illustrations
Foote, Cone & Belding, LA, CA/ Consumer Adv, Story boards
Quma Inc., Van Nuys, CA/ Medical illustration, photo retouching
Graphic Markets West, LA, CA/ Product Illustrations

Computer Graphics experience - Prober, YASI, Lotus, Microsoft Word, Coral Draw, Photoshop, Illustrator, Quark, InDesign, Excel and GoLive

Clients include: Southwest Gas Corp (IABC Bronze Quill Silver Six award for Design & Illustration), Centel, Nevada Symphony, Scribner, Simon & Shuster Group, Burroughs Corp, Alpine, Servco Tool & Die, Inc., Redkin Laboratories, California Dressage Society, LA Chapter, Kresser-Robbins, MGM Grand, Merica, Burch & Dickerson, Luxor, Nevada Bureau of Land Management, Circus, Circus Hotels & Casinos, Ambell Co LTD, Warner Bros., Remo Inc., Northrop, TRW Inc., Saban, Moonlight Entertainment, Flamingo Hilton, Las Vegas Hilton, Desert Inn, ITT Barton, Meeder & Schweider, Petro Lewis, The Aerospace Corp, American Cancer Society, Teledyne Continental Motors, Aquality, Ole's Home Centers, Roofmaster, Ford Tracter Division, AiResearch Industrial Division

experience:

InkGrave Illustrations
New York, New York
Freelance Illustrator
2000 - current

Ulster County Probation
Kingston, New York
Administrative Support
2002 – 2008

Computer Data input- Prober, YASI, Excel, Microsoft Word, Lotus, transcribing typist, receptionist and cashier.

Woodstock Artist Assoc.
Woodstock, New York
Board of Directors
2002 – 2005

Gallery budget management, scheduling of exhibitions and fund raising promotions, Design and production of newsletter and event catalogues.

Blue Mountain Garden
Saugerties, New York
Freelance Illustrator / Designer
2001 –

Southwest Gas Corp
Las Vegas, Nevada
Freelance Art Director / Illustrator
Corporate publications,
1996 – 2000

Art Direction, design & illustration. Corporate advertising and publications. I received the IABC Bronze Quill Silver Six Award for my design and illustrations of the 'Thanks A Million' publication.

Clark County Arts Program
Westchester Community Center
Las Vegas, Nevada
Ceramics Instructor
1998 - 2000

Instructor for the Ceramics For Children Class, ages 13 and under. Summer Day Camp insructor for the Fine Arts Class For Children, ages 15 and under.

Mikohn
Las Vegas, Nevada
Art Director / Illustrator
3D Indoor signage, print advertising,
1993 – 96

Celebrity Home Entertainment
Woodland Hills, California
Art Director
Packaging, point of purchase and
advertising for video movies
and animation.
1988 - 93

VCA Pictures
Canoga Park, California
Art Director
Packaging and advertising for
Video movies and theatrical releases.
1983 – 88

J. Walter Thompson
Recruitment Advertising
Los Angeles, California
Senior Art Director
Industrial, technical engineering
recruitment advertising
1981 - 83

Bullocks
Suburban Art Department
Los Angeles, California
Assistant Art Director
Department store advertising, 1980 - 81

West Associates Advertising
Van Nuys, California
Assistant Art Director
Industrial packaging and
print advertising
1978 - 80

Albert, Guenther Law Inc., Advertising
Manhattan, New York
Designer/illustrator
Financial advertising
1977 – 78

Meldrum & Fewsmith Advertising
Southfield, Michigan
Designer/ Illustrator
1975 – 77

B CLARK raphae83240@mypacks.net
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