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David Balan | Elance
 
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David Balan

Cartoonist & Illustrator
   United States
  |   Lakewood, OH

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Minimum Hourly Rate $16

I am a professional Narrative Artist, with a strong background in cartooning, comics, and illustration.

I specialize in bringing these skills to fore in order to communicate your story, your message, and your brand directly to your market.

www.davidbalan.com

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Mar 27, 2015|Graphic Design|$165|Completed
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Jan 31, 2015|Graphic Design|$80|Completed
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Jan 3, 2015|Cartoons & Comics|$50|Completed
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Dec 22, 2014|Cartoons & Comics|$50|Completed
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This is part of a series of 3 ink illustrations depicting different locales throughout...
Created 5 comics pages from a KING CONAN sample script scene. This is page 1.
A "keyframe illustration" for the concept design I did on a comics project,...
Created a fully painted comic, featured in the Transitions Anthology Kickstarter...
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/782530523/transitions-comic-anthology
Created a limited edition black & white print for Free Comic Book Day 2014.
When capturing knowledge after the completion of a project, it's important to compare...
http://www.cectraining.com/Books.html
Here's a preview of how the workshop cartoons look in the actual text - this one is...
http://www.cectraining.com/Books.html
This project for On Target Network involved researching & designing a full cast of...
Created 5 comics pages from a KING CONAN sample script scene. This is page 2.
Throughout the book, the author offers Workshop ideas to help your team put into...
http://www.cectraining.com/Books.html
Created a fully painted comic, featured in the Transitions Anthology Kickstarter...
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/782530523/transitions-comic-anthology
Here's a preview of how the illustrations look in the final product - this is the About...
http://www.cectraining.com/Books.html
A look at the final cover of the book itself.
http://www.cectraining.com/Books.html
Created 5 comics pages from a KING CONAN sample script scene. This is page 3.
Created 5 comics pages from a KING CONAN sample script scene. This is page 4.
Created 5 comics pages from a KING CONAN sample script scene. This is page 5.
Created a fully painted comic, featured in the Transitions Anthology Kickstarter...
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/782530523/transitions-comic-anthology
Created a fully painted comic, featured in the Transitions Anthology Kickstarter...
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/782530523/transitions-comic-anthology
Created a fully painted comic, featured in the Transitions Anthology Kickstarter...
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/782530523/transitions-comic-anthology
Created a fully painted comic, featured in the Transitions Anthology Kickstarter...
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/782530523/transitions-comic-anthology
Created a fully painted comic, featured in the Transitions Anthology Kickstarter...
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/782530523/transitions-comic-anthology
Here's a preview of how the Risk Assessment illustrations look in the actual text!
http://www.cectraining.com/Books.html
This project for On Target Network involved researching & designing a full cast of...
This project for On Target Network involved researching & designing a full cast of...
This project for On Target Network involved researching & designing a full cast of...

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Service Description

I will work with you to design a cartoon(s), comic(s), or illustration(s) that fits your project's mood, brand, goals, & message.

I hold a B.F.A. in Sequential Art from Savannah College of Art and Design. I have created content for books, mobile devices, and websites. My client list includes the Cleveland Museum of Contemporary Art, Competitive Edge Consulting Inc., Watson-Guptill, and On Target Network.

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Employment

On Target Network
Cartoonist
2014 - Present
I am the artist & designer for the upcoming comic series, "People of the Fifth Sun". I am responsible for both the final artwork and the visual design in their entirety - props, environments,...
Competitive Edge Consulting, Inc.
Freelance Cartoonist
2013 - 2014
I provided hand-drawn graphics throughout the text of "The Practitioner's Guide to Project Management". These graphics help clarify key principles & strategies of project management. These...
Watson-Guptill
Freelance Storyboard Artist
2013 - 2013
I contributed a Storyboard sequence, "Hyde from Jekkyl" , to the instructional text, "Storyboarding Essentials". It is available at...
DISTRICT: The Student Voice of SCAD
Graphics Editor
2011 - 2011
I was responsible for management and editing of visual content for online newspaper publication. I recruited and trained artists to generate comics and illustrations. I corresponded regularly...

Education

Savannah College of Art and Design
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Sequential Art
2010 - 2013
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