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Jarret Katz
Jarret Katz
Ful time freelance comic book and storyboard artist.
Seattle, United States

Summary

Comic book artist with skills in illustration, pencil drawing, digital inking, and coloring. Experience illustrating independent, creator-owned comic book series working with professional writers. Looking for paid projects in character design, illustration, comic book illustration, storyboards, and background design.

Skills

Digital PaintingIllustrationCharacter DesignDrawingCartooningComic ArtDigital Inking

Software proficiency

Photoshop
Photoshop
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Experience

  • Cover Artist Legends of Guangzou at AIC Comics
    Seattle, United States of America
    June 2019 - June 2019

    Cover artist for AIC Comic Legends of Guangzou issue 2

    Responsible for pencils, inks and colors

  • Eden at Writer Johnny Wiener
    Seattle, United States of America
    April 2019 - Present

    Comic book artist for three issue miniseries Eden a modern fantasy comics.

    Penciler, inker and colorist for sequential artwork and cover art

  • Four at Inflection Point Studio
    Seattle, United States of America
    February 2019 - Present

    Comic book artist , character designer and background artist for comic book series Four, a martial arts comic created by Inflection Point Studio. Described as Mad Max Fury Road meets anchient China.

    Penciler and inker for first issue

    Character designer for series

    Background designer

  • Lies in Black and White at Saint Cloud
    Miami, United States of America
    February 2019 - Present

    Comic booka rtist and character designer for comic book series “Lies in black and White”, a comic focused on mental health and human psychology.

  • The Chimera Club at Pronto Comics
    NYC, United States of America
    January 2019 - March 2019

    Artist for the new title “The Chimera Club” issue one, an American style comics with heavy Japanese influence in design and story. Script was written by creator David Rondinelli.

    ● Drawing sequential comic book art

    ● Full digital pencils, inks and tones

    ● Character Designs based on reference material and descriptions

  • Foreigner issues 1 and 2 at Digital Hand Studio
    Miami , United States of America
    March 2018 - June 2018

    Artist for Digital Hand Studios new title “The Foreigner” a superhero comic series that centers around a Cuban super hero based in Miami, Florida. Illustrations were based on scripts provided by write and CEO Andres Petro.

    ● Drawing sequential comic book art based on scripts and reference material

    ● Full digital pencils, inks and tones

    ● Character Designs based on reference material and descriptions

  • Wyrmwood: Rise of The Dead at Guerilla Films
    Sydney , Australia
    March 2017 - May 2017

    Storyboard artist to illustrate action scenes for a demon hunting, sci-fi feature TV show for the Australian based film studio, Guerrilla Films.Work is not represented in the portfolio due to non-disclosure agreement.

    • Drawing action scenes for the movie, final number to be determined

    • Creating full storyboards for complete action scenes based on movie script

    • Full pencil, ink and color panels through digital drawing software

  • The Red Huntress at Albertosaurus
    Los Angeles , United States of America
    May 2016 - September 2016

    Artist, concept development, character designer and co-author of the comic book titles “The Red Huntress”. Worked with film script writer Alberto Veloso, writer of “Game Time” produced by Lions Gate. The comic book is still in production.

    • Original developer of project ideas and co-author of “The Red Huntress”

    • Development of idea into a project proposal with Alberto to be presented to comic book publishers

    • Character designer and developer of six main characters

    • Illustrated interior pages for the project

    • Pencils, inks and colors for all pages

    • Illustrated cover page

  • Team Indystructible at The Reality Comics
    New York City , United States of America
    June 2015 - September 2016

    Artist and character designer for The Reality Comics, a privately owned and operated comic book company owned by Keith Planit who has experience writing DC Comics and editor for various magazines out of New York City.

    • Illustrated thirty pages of sequential artwork based on script written by Keith

    • Illustrated cover artwork for projects

    • Pencils and inks

    • Created and developed eight different characters for the comic based on Keith descriptions

    • Help Keith with development of story for projects and the development of five different comic book titles