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John Kaestner

Freelance Digital Artist, Brochure Designer, & More

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Patrick Siwik - Gave 1 kudo
Said "Hey John, love the picture of 'ole number 9, Mr. Hockey." to John Kaestner
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John Kaestner - 9 days ago
The Wings held summer practice at the Pullar Stadium in the Soo. Gordie was a great prankster. I think he was the best player ever to play the game.
Patrick Siwik - 6 days ago
I agree, Mr Hockey!
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Patrick Siwik - Gave 1 kudo
Said "Very nice work John." to John Kaestner
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John Kaestner - 22 days ago
Thanks. I appreciate the comment from some one with your talent. I tell some of my students to look at your work to see a combination of versatility and talent.
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Al Sirois - Gave 1 kudo
Said "Thanks for the kudos. You have a lot of nice work in your portfolio." to John Kaestner
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Said "Love your recently added Cavalla SS244 sub illustration!" to John Kaestner
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The Cavalla SS244 was the only American sub to sink a Japanese air craft carrier during WW11. I served on the Cavalla in 1959.
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Al Sirois - 25 days ago
I do like the mood in this one.
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Update the following profile details: Phone Number and About Me
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Based on the early exploration of Puget Sound and the circumnavagation of Whidbey Island.
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"red sky in the morning sailors take warning" The captain of the Saga was a student of mine.
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Tim Davis - Over 30 days ago
That is really good.
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Said "Happy New Year, John! :)" to John Kaestner
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John Kaestner - Over 30 days ago
Same to You. I hope you have a great one.
Cirrelia Thaxton - Over 30 days ago
Thanks John :)
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Galveston storm
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John Mahomet - Over 30 days ago
This is rather good.
John Kaestner - Over 30 days ago
Thanks, We spent a stormy week at a rented beach house south of Galveston. My favorite place in Texas.
Rosalba Sirk - Over 30 days ago
wow what a moment.
Janet Bradley - Gave 1 kudo
Said "Amazing collection of work and history John. You are a substantial artist and liver of life. Cheers to you and thankyou for your acknowledgment, its wonderful encouragement coming from you!" to John Kaestner
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Roz Alley Designs - Over 30 days ago
Very nice!
Dreaming Lizard Graphics - The art of Cindy A Joubert - Over 30 days ago
Nice!!
Kimberly Williams - Gave 1 kudo
Said "Thank you for the kudos, John!" to John Kaestner
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Freehand Freelance Art &Wood Design - Gave 1 kudo
Said "Hello John hope all is well, sending a smile out to you:-)" to John Kaestner
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Said "I really enjoy your work, John!! Have an excellent day!! O:)" to John Kaestner
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Patrick Siwik - Gave 1 kudo
Said "Hey John, very nice work." to John Kaestner
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About Me:
Education: B.A. with honors, Fine Arts, California State
University at Sacramento, January, 1969
M.Ed., Fine Arts, Western Washington University, June, 1993 (GPA 3.71)
Continuing Teaching Certificate, 1995, Vocational Certificate, 1994,
Washington State Lifetime Substitute Certification, PGA Apprentice, 2006

I worked as an illustrator and designer for most of my career. I owned a small printing business from 1979 to 1993 and then went back to school to complete a MED in Fine Art. I taught computer illustration at Anacortes HS in Washington state and Fine Arts at Mater Dei HS in Southern California. I recently moved back to Anacortes WA from Georgetown TX where I lived for 10 years and worked as an Assistant Golf Pro for 4 years. I am now substitute teaching and still...
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Georgetown, Texas, United States