tunnel sun studios: DESIGN AND ILLUSTRATION

Graphic Design

Illustration

Welcome to the portfolio of artist Ian King. I have ten years' experience as a graphic designer and illustrator. From brochures to Web sites, I can design just about anything you need. I'm available for freelance commissions but will also consider full-time employment. Please call or e-mail me if you have any need of my services.

ianking@tunnelsunstudios.com : 706 546 7022

Book Cover Design Book Cover Design Poster Design Display Box Design Deck Box and Playing Card Design Web Site Design Magazine Ad Flier Design Postcard Design Web Site Design (Self-Promotion) Logo Design Postcard Design T-shirt Design T-shirt Design T-shirt Design T-shirt Design Comic Illustration (Digital) Comic Illustration (Digital) Shadowrun Game Illustration (Digital) Shadowrun Game Illustration (Digital) Shadowrun Game Illustration (Digital) Shadowrun Game Illustration (Digital) Shadowrun Game Illustration (Digital) Shadowrun Game Illustration (Digital) Shadowrun Game Illustration (Digital) Book Illustration (Oil Paint with Digital Corrections) Game Illustration (Oil Paint with Digital Corrections Book Illustration (Charcoal) Book Illustration (Charcoal) Book Illustration (Charcoal) Book Illustration (Charcoal) Character Design (Digital)
Resume

EDUCATION

BFA: Studio Art
Summa Cum Laude
University of Georgia, 2009

AS: Multimedia Graphic Design
Tallahassee Community College, 2004

SKILLS

Software Proficiency:

  • Adobe Creative Suite CS4
  • Microsoft Office
  • PC or Mac OS
  • Able to learn new software quickly
Creative Abilities:
  • Drawing / Painting
  • Video Editing
  • Character & Creature Design
  • Creative Writing / Copy Editing
  • Graphic Design / Layout
  • Digital Prepress
  • HTML
Partial Client List:
  • Darkhorse Industries
  • Atlanta Design & Graphics
  • Diving Dragon Games
  • Catalyst Game Labs

WORK EXPERIENCE

Graphic Artist, Don's Silkscreen & Trophy (Athens, GA)
June 2010-Present

  • In-house designer/production artist for all client projects, including T-shirts, vinyl signs, plaques, trophies, and other awards.
  • Responsible for running the shop full time, consulting with customers to meet weekly deadlines, and handling payment.

Art Director, Diving Dragon Games (Athens, GA)
March 2008-Present

  • Handled visual production and management of artists for the Geek Fight! customizable card game.
  • Illustrated 26 cards across multiple card sets.
  • Designed card layouts, as well as product packaging and the company Web site.
Graphics Manager, High Performing Systems, Inc. (Watkinsville, GA)
May 2004–January 2007
  • Responsibilities included designing training manuals and materials (name tags, notebooks, posters, T-shirts), as well as marketing materials (brochures, fliers, postcards).
  • Synchronized with multiple staff members on a regular basis to ensure that deadlines were always met.
Freelance Web Designer/Developer, (Tallahassee, FL)
2000–2003
  • Handled numerous clients, from entertainment-oriented sites to small businesses.
  • Tasks ranged from full layout design to copywriting and staff management.