Design and illustration since 1985. Expert knowledge of Adobe Suite, ArtCam, textile design, BAS relief, and Photoshop actions. LONGSTANDING ELANCER -- PLEASE SEE BOTH PROFILES. Honest, quality work at affordable prices.
Professional accomplishments include:
-- Designed gift shop products for Smithsonian Institution, National Zoo, and Kennedy Space Center
-- Designed licensed textile products for Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation
-- Designed jewelry for Sundance Film Festival
-- Illustrator for iBird Pro
-- Invented seamless process of computer-to-loom weaving
-- Designed textiles for Disney, Coca-Cola, Lexus, and Sony Records
-- Designed and recreated hand-painted period billboards for movie props for TNT
-- Created backdrops for Bob Hope's USO tours
-- Did product photography for Target Online
-- Designed textiles of licensed products for Hans Christian Andersen Foundation
-- Designed textiles for JCPenney and Cracker Barrel
More than twenty-five years of creative service in a technological environment.
-- Illustration: collage, artists' conceptual illustrations, signage, painterly, bold graphics, children's, realistic, caricatures
-- 3D CAD for manufacturing of sculpted products
-- 3D and 2D animation
-- Textile design: tapestries, throws, upholstery, fabric, embroidery, screen printing
-- Jewelry design
-- Photoshop actions
-- Google Maps (My Places) editing
-- Advanced knowledge of file types
Expert knowledge of Photoshop CS6, Illustrator CS6, Photoshop Action Scripts, 3DS Max, Zbrush, ArtCam, JaqCad, Sophis, ViaCad, Promotion, CuteFTP, After Effects CS6.
Feedback from Elance clients:
"One word about Charlie's work - FABULOUS!"
"A Photoshop wizard!"
"I can't say enough good things about this freelancer. He is the consummate professional in every way, and his 3D model relief work is second to none. I HIGHLY recommend him!"
"Absolutely superb. Great work and communication."
"Fantastic job. A true professional who knows his stuff."
"Awesome creativity, easy to work with, and excellent customer service. Five-star service!"
"Charlie was a pleasure to work with. He is very fast, and the quality of his work is superb!"
"The provider is a high-quality illustrator. I gave him some basic directions, and he delivered better than I could have imagined. He captured our concept wonderfully."
"Great job . . . knew exactly what to do, and was friendly, courteous, and helpful."
"A superb job. I could not be more pleased."
University of Illinois Chicago Circle
Bachelor of Fine Arts
1976 - 1980
Riddle and Company
1990 - 2005