I have worked as a full-time illustrator and graphic artist since 1984.
I work out of my studio in Maple Ridge, British Columbia, Canada, which is just 3 hours north of Seattle, Washington State, USA. I
have over 5 years training in illustration/graphic art and design and over 30 years work experience in the
publishing industry as both a professional illustrator and a production/graphic artist.
1979-1981: Graduated from
high school, and attended college full-time to study Fine Arts and Archaeology.
1981-1984: Worked full-time as an Archaeologist,
both as an Archaeological excavator and a field artist. I also worked during the off season in the lab as an illustrator for various
university and college professors on Archaeology site reports.
1984 -1989: Employed for five
years as the in-house illustrator/graphic artist for Columbia Games Inc., a book and game publisher based in Vancouver, Canada, and was promoted to art director.
I was responsible for creating virtually all of their book, board game and illustration artwork. I was also in charge of directing all of their freelance artists.
Enrolled into a full-time, three year Graphic
Design & Illustration program. Graduated with the highest GPA in my class for the three years in a row and made the Dean's List while also
working as a freelance illustrator to pay rent, living and school expenses.
1992 to present:I currently work as a full-time
as a freelance illustrator/designer.
I have worked on many publishing projects over the last few years for a very a wide range of clients. I have
worked on full color maps for magazine and brochure publication, woodcut/linocut art, cover art, and book, and game illustration, as well as logo art. I work with
computer generated illustration,
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Contact Phone Number: 604-619-6925
(Pacific Time Zone)