Arts Unbound Gallery - Orange, NJ. Design and teach comic book creation and assist in production of comics to be provided for the classes being taught.
6 Sixty Group - Irvington, NJ Design political campaign graphics and specialty design graphics. On going…
Visual Arts Center of New Jersey - Summit, NJ. Traditional/Fine Arts: Create course for teaching inner city high school age youths practical application and execution of fine art techniques based on the current exhibit being shown in the Visual Arts Center's galleries. Exciting and interesting as the gallery changes exhibit throughout the year, requiring a wide range and vast understanding of techniques used by exhibiting artists. On going...
Gibbs College - Montclair, NJ Teacher of Computer Graphics, Desktop Publishing, Graphic Design and Typography. I was Responsible for creating the link between digital platforms and traditional graphic study, and for training the artists and designers of tomorrow.
Casio Watch - Dover, NJ. Graphic designer responsible for store displays and in store promotional displays and ads. Created graphics for watch debuts and designed the graphic press release for the G-Shock watch debut at 'Limelight' in NYC.
Darrell's Graphic Arts Studio - NJ. created to handle freelance artistic workload. Clients included: American Towman - My function as Creative Director was to redesign the magazine and give it a more consistent industrial look. Also Art Directed American Towman's towing industry newspaper called The Road Service News.
Beatnik Productions/Dreadlockedninja Publishing - East Orange, NJ. As Art Director, was directly responsible for the look for their line of books and created a mechanism for freelance artists to be a part of their formation without having to live in the area. Provided additional penciling, inking, lettering (using computer software), and some coloring by computer (using Photoshop) to keep the books on deadline. Was responsible for setting dates with printers for the solicitations, promotions, and printing of the books. Designed company house ads and established their placement in industry trade publications and developed budgets for contracted freelance artists. I also enlisted printers for jobs completion.
The Advocate - East Orange, NJ. Responsible for ad design and editorial imposition for the Christian newspaper.
El Diario - Newark, NJ. Created editorial design and ad design for the Spanish language newspaper.
COMMERCIAL GRAPHICS with TRADITIONAL and/or DIGITAL assist: Additional Freelance Clients - AGENCIES: Lintas Worldwide, BBDO_NYC, Y & R., Louis Scott Advertising, Saatchi & Saatchi, Brown, Alpha Presentations, Continuity Associates, Anderson Consulting, Morgan Stanley Investments. SERVICE COMPANIES: Porta-Print, Mount Carmel Guild, CorPlan and Women of Color. PRODUCTS: Gordon's Gin, Courvoisier, Barcardi Light Rum; Camel Cigarettes, Winston Cigarettes, Vantage Cigarettes, Salem Cigarettes; Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, Coke, Diet Coke, Cherry Coke, Fanta; Mercedes Benz, Subaru, Pan Am Airlines; Starlight Express; Donna Karen, Jockey Sportswear, Reebok; Konica Film, Polaroid Cameras, IBM, Cannon Copiers, Toshiba, Technics; New York University, Rutgers University; Gothic Cabinet Craft, Hosposible Products, Inc, Vasaline. COMICS: Heroic Comics/Publishing, Blackthorne Comics, Dark Horse Comics, Americomics/AC Comics, Beatnik Productions, Dreadlockedninja Publishing Continuity Comics, DC Comics, Kiss Me Comics and Modern Publishing (Columbia Pictures-Ghostbusters II).