Hi, I'm Michael C. Harvey-Cartoonist/Illustrator. Please click on the "Gallery" and "Gallery2" buttons on the left to view samples of my work. Down a little further, you'll find my resume. Don't forget to sign my guestbook at the bottom of the page. Thanks.
"Pass the piano." or "Hey, could you saw my legs off?" -- George Carlin's comedy bit about phrases you'll probably never hear.
A little bit more about my work
I do a lot of humorous illustrations and cartoons in pen and ink and pencil. I also can do "serious" things like paintings of apples or pen and ink house illustrations.
To be employed as a Graphic Designer/Illustrator/Cartoonist by a company or client that will offer a challenging and creative work environment.
Extensive knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and QuarkXPress
on Mac and PC platforms.
Strong traditional art skills in pen and ink, life drawing, cartooning, paste up and
layout, painting, watercolor, photography, etching, and sculpture.
Thorough knowledge of printing and press production techniques including four color process and typeography.
Freelance Artist - Various projects
1997 - Present
Pen and ink house illustrations, childrens' illustrations, logo design, personal greeting cards, etc.
Freelance Artist - Clash Magazine brochure
Layout and illustration for multi-page brochure.
Freelance Artist - CD-ROM project
1995 - 1996
Illustration and writing of interactive comic book for CD-ROM.
Freelance Artist - Animated TV series/comic book
1992 - 1995
Design and illustration of characters for proposed TV series/comic book.
Freelance Artist - Interior Design
1992 - 1994
Designed and painted interior of three Video Value stores.
Cartoonist - The Daily Cardinal
1989 - 1990
Daily cartoon strip and graphics for UW-Madison campus newspaper.
Desktop Publishing Advanced Technical Certificate
Waukesha County Technical College
Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Portfolio and references gladly furnished upon request.