Zack Stockton

Cartoonist/Graphic Artist

Seattle, WA, USA
BFA graduate of School of Visual Arts, I'm a cartoonist with a specialty in manga art.

I have 8 years of Graphic Design experience creating marketing materials for print and digital. I also possess 3 years experience teaching English overseas along with an intermediate skill in Japanese.

Work Experience

Daniel Smith

Marketing Assistant

Develop targeted mailers, flyers and product brochures for trade shows and sales related events in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign.
June 2017 - Present South Seattle, Washington, United States

MedPart

Graphic Artist

• Updated photos and edited product descriptions of over 20,000 different items for the Med-Part website
• Responsible for the graphic design and development for visual promotional marketing & advertising collateral, email campaigns and trade conventions
• Main lead for the formation of product pricing and website data spreadsheets in Excel
• Worked with the Med-Part webmaster to identify and correct any website errors to facilitate smoother customer usage
July 2014 - March 2017 New York, United States

Zombie Apocalypse NOW!

Album Cover Designer

- Designed the cover for the 4th EP of Zombie Apocalypse NOW!'s "ZAN vs KOF" & 5th EP, "Hope You Survive the Experience".
November 2013 - Present Illinois, United States

Random House

Graphic Designer

• Typeset dialogue for American distributed Japanese manga pages using Adobe Illustrator
• Created book release adverts for Kodansha Comics’ Facebook page & website
• Built and prepared images files for printing or archiving
• Participated in sales meetings and marketing discussions to stay current with customer interest, brand requirements and regular changes to market demographic.
July 2012 - August 2012 New York, United States

Roosevelt Island Operating Corp

Graphic Designer

• Designed and produced in coordination with the Community Relations Staff and printer staff the Corporation quarterly newsletter, promotional adverts, seasonal publications and other marketing materials
• Performed administrator duties for the Roosevelt Island Operating Corp.’s Facebook page
• Created new slideshows for organization’s website & the Roosevelt Island Tram in Adobe Flash
November 2011 - April 2012 New York, United States

ScribbleTown

Graphic Designer

• Worked with the Art Director to understand project requirements and styles to be used
• Designed craft project activity sheets in Adobe Illustrator aimed at elementary level
June 2010 - June 2011 New York, United States

Education

School Of Visual Arts

Bachelor of Fine Arts - Illustration/Cartooning

2003 - 2006 New York, New York, United States

Languages

Japanese (Conversational),

Skills

Cartooning , ESL Instruction, Graphic Design, Illustration, Illustrator, Indesign, Japanese, Mac OSX, PC, Photoshop,

Skills

• 8 years Graphic design experience for print & web
• Basic HTML & Wordpress proficient
• Sequential art, illustration experience
• Package, print ad-promo & marketing collateral experience
• Intermediate Japanese language skills
• Proficient on Mac OS & PC: Adobe CC Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign; MS Word & Excel