ILLUSTRATOR and SEQUENTIAL ARTIST

12637 N. Oak Hills Pkwy.
Baton Rouge, LA
70810
(225) 769-2424

daniel@strickart.com
http://www.strickart.com

EDUCATION
The Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD)
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Sequential Art (Summa Cum Laude)
May 2004
The Joe Kubert School
Story-Graphics Correspondence Course
January 2004

PROFESSIONAL SKILLS
- Experienced with Adobe Photoshop 7.0 and Adobe Illustrator 9.0
- Excellent Life Drawing Skills
- Storyboard Artist
- Comic Book Artist
- Character Designer
- Illustrator
- Painter

AWARDS/PUBLICATIONS
Winner of SCAD's Outstanding Undergraduate Achievement in Sequential Art Award- May 2004

National Dean's List- 2000-2004

First runner-up in comic book Gate Crasher #3's "Create-a-Villain" contest -October 2000

Awarded the Marian Edna Effing Portfolio Scholarship ($10,000) - September 14, 2000

First place for envelope art contest in Wizard: the Guide to Comics #100 - August 2000

Second place in Art Category 3 Southeastern Louisiana District Rally- March 25, 2000

Honorable Mention in Baton Rouge Sertoma Organization

EXPERIENCE
Commissioned to draw a series of family portraits for Ms. Barbara Mason - August 23, 2002 to Present

Hired to draw sketches of conceptual designs for the Emory Group, LLC - September 2004

Commissioned by Ms. Laura Ambreau to draw a portrait of U.S. Army Ranger Joseph Herndon - September 2004

Portrait work displayed and sold at the LSU Union Art Gallery's "Louisiana Artists: An All Media Show" - September 5 to October 1, 2004

Comic work displayed in SCAD's "Relationships" show at Orleans Gallery - May 17 to June 20, 2004

Commissioned by a professor at the University of Georgia to do a classroom illustration - June 2001

Cover illustrator for the international publication The Journal of Curriculum Theorizing - Fall 2001 issue

Illustration published in Previews magazine - Volume X, No. 2, February 2000

AFFILIATION
Member and Poster Designer for
Action-to-Action Sequential Arts Club
freshman year, 2000-2001