Louis Santore

Freelance Illustrator & Animal Illustrator

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Location:Middletown, New Jersey, United States
Website: http://www.modelmayhem.com/1167017
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/louissantore
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2 Skills
$40
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LOUIS J. SANTORE
239 Borden Road Middletown, NJ 07748 Phone: 908-461-2746 Email: lssantore@hotmail.com

EDUCATION
New York Academy of Art New York, NY 2002-2004
Master of Fine Arts / Major: Painting illustration
Awarded *** Laude and $2500 scholarship

School Of Visual Arts New York, NY 1997-2001
Bachelor of Fine Arts/ Major: Illustration

Marvel Comics Inc. New York, NY 1999-2001
Internship: Assistant of Editor Bobby Chase and Assistant Editor Brian Smith
Specialty Skills
• Professionally Proficient in Adobe Photoshop CS6 and Adobe Photoshop Light Room 4

WORK EXPERIENCE
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Float Platform Bank Teller: Columbia Bank Middletown NJ 2008-current
Retail banking customer service representative
• Execute banking transaction such as withdrawals and deposits
• Open new accounts, and verify customer identification
• Required to relocate to different branches to cover staff

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
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Illustration Specialist: Client Marissa Gilberg: Co. Alden Staffing Inc. 2007-2008
• Assigned to various locations as an illustration specialist

Mock up Packaging assistant: Client Dara Greico: Co. Amscan Inc. 2007
• Assembled and prepared mock up packaging for products
• Package cutouts and assembling product boxes for promo products

Painting specialist: Client Giovanna Calabrese: Co. Custom Creations: 2007
• Custom painted and sculpted various projects that entailed miniature golf-courses and lobby expeditions.

Illustration Package Designer: Client John Destanfo: Co. North American Packaging 2007
• Created and illustrated designs for product packaging
• Designed logos for specific products and constructed packages

Story Board illustrator: Client: Mark Dimmick: Co. Casanova Chiloemovement 2004
• Embellished and colored 17 Storyboard pages in full color

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
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Instructor: School Of Rock of Marlboro and Red Bank NJ 2011-Current
• Drum Instructor private lessons
• Each Student is guided through the basic stages of Rock 101 to the various styles of Jazz, Rock, Funk, Reggae and Afro-Cuban.

Professor: Monmouth University
• Instructor of Drawing I and II 2004-2005
• Guide students through the stages of structural drawing
• Assigned projects to be completed by the given deadline

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References

Kevin Murphy: Illustrator/Instructor of the Art Academy of Hillsborough Phone: 201-240-9157

Vince Dimattio: Professor/ChairMonmouth University: Art and Design Phone: 732-571-3665

Marissa Gilberg: Former Illustration Recruiter/Alden Staffing Phone: 914-318-0201
Skills (2) Rating
Illustration
Animal Illustration