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Michael Eddenden | Elance
 
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Michael Eddenden

Cartoonist / Writing / Editing / Graphics
   Canada
  |   Toronto, Ontario
  |  4:14 am Local Time

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I draw cartoons: Single panel or Comic Strip or Spot Illustration. I have been published in books (adult and children), national newspapers (political), and trade magazines (marketing, sales, HR, security) as well as on computer-based training videos and advertising (LCBO, Hotspex). The venue changes but the challenge is the same : catch the audience. If the cartoon accompanies a story or an article, I focus attention on the main idea, enhancing it.
I'm also the Editor of a newsletter for a sports car club, Lotus Club Canada. I provide...

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Portfolio

Conceived and drew cartoon for article on leadership goals for HR Professional, a...
I was asked to come up with a cover for HR professional, a human resource magazine. The...
Conceived and drew the cover for HR Professional, a trade magazine of the human...
Conceived and drew cartoon for article on employee performance: quality vs. quantity,...
I wrote and drew this cartoon for 'The Leaf', a website devoted to tea, especially...
Unpublished doodle from my sketch book.
Conceived and drew cartoon for article on inspectors and the workplace for HR...
Doodle from my sketchbook for pumpkins, later carved, for Halloween night.
Illustration for article in Human Resources magazine dealing with the problem of...
Conceived and drew cartoon for HR Professional, a magazine for the human resources...
Conceived and drew cartoon to illustration article on teamwork and profits in HR...
Conceived and drew cartoon for CSR article in HR Professional, a trade magazine for the...
Conceived and drew cartoon to illustrate article on upgrading employee skills in HR...
Conceived and drew illustrative cartoon for article on the delicate handling of gender...
Conceived and drew cartoon for article on managers and CEOs with their heads in the...
Conceived and drew cartoon to illustrate article on keeping up morale in the workplace...
Conceived and drew cartoon to illustrate article on multi-tasking at work for HR...
Conceived and drew cartoon for article on comprehensive, 360 Degree Multi-Rate...
Conceived and drew cartoon for article on the law, and employee rights for Human...
Conceived and drew cartoon illustration for article on co-worker trust for human...
Conceived and drew cartoon for article on strategy planning in the workplace for human...
Conceived and drew editorial cartoon for Marketing Magazine.
Conceived and drew editorial cartoon for Marketing Magazine.
Conceived and drew editorial cartoon for Marketing Magazine.
Conceived and drew editorial cartoon for Marketing Magazine.

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Why build a Seven?
Author / Illustrator / Designer
2013 - Present
WHY BUILD A SEVEN? Putting a sports car on the road, a personal record. The book is an account of building a Caterham Seven sports car, which I wrote, drew the cartoons for, and designed.
The Lotus Club of Canada Newsletter
Editor
1999 - Present
Editing, writing, design and layout of the Lotus Car Club of Canada's newsletter 4- 6 times a year. (website : www.lotusclubcanada.ca)
Trade magazines
Cartoonist
1999 - 2013
Provided idea for and drew colour cartoon spot illustrations for various trade magazines including : Sales Promotion, Canadian Consulting Engineering, HR Professional, and Canadian Security....
Marketing Magazine
Cartoonist
2000 - 2009
Wrote and drew a single panel and editorial cartoon covering topical marketing and advertising issues. for each issue of the weekly magazine.
The Globe and Mail
Cartoonist
1998 - 2000
Wrote and drew an editorial comic strip for the Op-Ed page of the Globe and Mail newspaper four times a week covering topical political issues.
Colborne Group (Formerly Thom Partnership)
Intern Architect
1987 - 1992
Intern Architect. Building types including housing, retail and industrial. Met with clients, provided preliminary designs and drawings, working drawings and contract administration during...
The Manitoulin Expositor
Editor
1978 - 1979
The Expositor is a weekly newspaper, over 125 years old, published in Little Current, Manitoulin Island, in Northern Ontario. As well as being the Editor, I was the sole reporter, photographer,...

Education

University of British Columbia
B.A. Architecture
1983 - 1987
McMaster University
Honours B.A. Anthroplogy
1972 - 1976
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