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Cartoonists are responsible for creating cartoons of their liking or based on client requirements. Typical work activities listed on a Cartoonist resume sample are maintaining their portfolio, creating new cartoons, collaborating with scriptwriters, completing work on time, and using computer drawing software. Based on our collection of resume examples for Cartoonist, essential skills are drawing abilities, creativity, deadline orientation, and self-promotion skills for those who work on a freelance basis. The completion of a professional art school is usually needed in this field.

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Magazine Art Director, Columnist, Cartoonist

Designed and created all published materials, the largest being a monthly magazine

  • Increased readership by 10%, profited the company over $15,000 in total revenue
  • Saved company $25,000 as an in-house print and digital designer of sponsor projects
  • Utilized and mastered Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator and other design programs
  • Communicated the production process between staff, vendors and customers
  • Authored monthly magazine columns, edited other writers' materials and drew cartoons
Candidate Info
28
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
BS
Speech / Communication
Graphic Art Production
2

CARTOONIST, ILLUSTRATOR

  • Published in The Nepali Times (national weekly): drew political and social cartoons for my comic strip, 'Mandu Mandala (2009)
  • Published in The Kathmandu Post (national daily) twice and interviewed once for my cartooning blog (2012)
  • Drew and posted online (free of charge) illustrations about political turmoil in Nepal - they were printed and used as posters by different activist groups championing for Women's Rights and for National Unity (2012 and 2013)
  • Actively post political and social illustrations via social media and manage/maintain PR: facebook page and blogspot, Chiya Biskut
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
BA
International Studies / Relations
International Cambridge Examinations
Italian And Advanced Figure Drawing
3

Graphic Artist - Illustrator - Cartoonist - Graphics Reporter

Provided high level of computer generated graphics, design and illustrations from an originally trained and skilled commercial artist with hand drawn production

  • Converted photographs and stories to a digital format and produced page layouts
  • Featured illustrator /cartoonist for regular Sunday column "Considerings" and "Musings", 2002 - 2004
  • Society of Newspaper Design, feature cartoonist for monthly professional magazine and recipient of 13th Edition Bronze Award for Informational Graphics, 1991 - 1992
Candidate Info
28
years in
workforce
28
years
at this job
C
Design
AA
Associate of Arts
4

Animator, Illustrator and Cartoonist

Animated and exported characters using After Effect software to place cartoons into motion

  • Worked by Flash Software for 2D animations
  • Illustrated background objects and layers using the appropriate software
  • Demonstrated hand drawing and sketching character designs
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
Graphics
5

Junior Art Director / Illustrator/cartoonist

Manufacturer and distributor of retail industry coupons

  • Created frame work and managed the installation of a Mac OS for the production Department
  • Designed an in-house job tracking system
  • Illustrations, Mechanical Layouts, Logos and character Designs
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
Advertising & Graphic Arts
Business Administration, Management And Operations
6

Cartoonist, Writer

Produced editorial cartoons

  • Learned and utilized Adobe Photoshop CS2
  • Met deadlines in a timely fashion
  • Wrote several school news related articles, including club events
Candidate Info
7
months in
workforce
7
months
at this job
HS
Top
7

Cartoonist, Writer

Produced editorial cartoons

  • Learned and utilized Adobe Photoshop CS2
  • Met deadlines in a timely fashion
  • Wrote several school news related articles, including club events
Candidate Info
7
months in
workforce
7
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Technical Certification
2d Animation
8

Freelance Cartoonist

  • Constructed a social media presence to better market my work to the audience that enjoys it.
  • Crafted personalized caricatures, original character designs and logos to satisfy individual needs.
  • Built strong relationships via clear communication and helped customers bring their artistic vision to life.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Film
9

Freelance Illustrator and Cartoonist

  • Creates artwork for diverse, national client base.
  • Produces comic books, CD covers and package design, greeting card design, cartooning, logo design, tee shirt design and other illustration work.
  • Uses combination of Traditional (Pencil, pen and ink, watercolor, acrylic painting, etc.) and digital (Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, etc.) media.
  • Conducts workshops in drawing, digital art techniques and comics' history and creation.
  • Registered as a professional consultant with Dallas Independent School District, and a paid guest lecturer with the University of Texas at Dallas.
  • Recognized for work with at-risk children by the Mayor of Dallas in 2010.
Candidate Info
33
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
BFA
Painting And Drawing
10

Cartoonist

Cartoonist

  • Design a funny one to three frame cartoon sketches
  • Research important topics to occur during the week mostly involving the government and African-American community
  • Publish sketches in newspaper
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
C
Certificate
BA
Mathematics

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