PORTFOLIO

OF

Michael Lofton

Employment Objectives

To acquire an opportunity for a position as an illustrator for publication covers and topics such as magazine Educational Background

NASH ELEMENTARY graduated 1973-Chicago Majored in Art and Illustrations with honors Chicago Illinois: Austin High.

LISTEN TO DAD

Austin Voice Community News Paper

Wilbur Wright College 1980-GRADUATE two year college Experience Freelancer and Air-Bush Caricaturist Traveled extensively throughout the United States and drew people at restaurants, Local festivals, state fairs, malls and more. Work published in small articles and advertisements For art shows in Georgia, Michigan and Florida The Austin Voice picked up my Caricature art and comic strip related skills and services on Chicago's west side from 1987 to 1989.

 

PLACES DRAWN CLIENTS PAST& PRESENT

FASEN ARTS / RICHMOND ILLUSTRATIONS /

GEORGIA RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL/ JACK SIAS FAIRBURN GEORGIA

MICHIGAN RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL/ JIM PETERSON HOLLY MICHIGAN

FLORIDA RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL'S /NORTH CAROLINA REN FEST

RICK'S CARICATURE CAFE CLEVELAND GEORGIA CALLOWAY GARDENS FANTASY N L

BAYAREA RENAISSANCE FESTIVAL / THE SARASOTA MIDEAVAL FAIR / ARIZONA RENAISSANCE

 

Edit BRADE CUMMINGS: CHICAGO 1985/86, PUBLICATION (LISTEN TO DAD COMICS)

BY MICHAEL LOFTON @COPY RIGHT MIKELOFTON

2003 ARTSHOWS/CLIENTS past & present:

 

PLYMOUTH MICHIGAN _______ART IN THE PARK INC ORGANIZERS/

DIANNE QIUNN & RAYCHEL RORK /SUMMER CELEBRATION ART FAIR CHAMBER Of COMMERCE/Muskeegon/ MARQUETTE MICHIGAN_________ART ON THE ROCKS ORGANIZER/MARY EARL/ MILFORD MEMORIES ART FAIR SUMMER CELEBRATION MILFORD MICHIGAN__________DIANNE QIUNN/RAYCHEL RORK LEXINGTON MICHIGAN____________LEXINGTON FINE ARTS ASSOCIATION --- ELKHART INDIANARHAPSODY IN GREEN DIRECTOR: KARIN FREY/ SUMMER CELEBRATION ARTFAIR ELKHART INDIANA ___________________GENESEO CHAMBER OF COMMERCE/ COLUMBUS OHIO____________HUFF’S PROMOTIONS EASTON TOWN CENTER ART AFFAIR RISING STAR PROMOTIONS____________DEBRA LANCE _________________________COCOA BEACH ARTFAIR TOWN CENTER ___________TOWN CENTER MALL/ THE ROUS COMPANY

CHAMBEROFCOMMERCENORTH GEORGIA ST FAIR

(Other clients).. Sugarloaf Mountain Wyandotte Street Art Fair Savannah Waterfront Association The Taste Of Alpharetta Georgia Events --- EVENTS AND WRITE

-UPS DALONGA GA, SUBURBIN City: Comics circulation for local newspaper, including ad solicitation and placement. July 1990-October 1991 MALBURN FLORIDA: Art & Craft event. " The Millburn Times media write-up article on Lofton Creations.

PINE MOUNTAIN: Art and Craft event at Calloway Gardens," Big Shanties Town" news article 1995 Interests - personal Travel, contacting magazines for cover art\ and more major illustration opportunities I am looking for a job that will allow me to pursue my interests as I continue to improve my Illustration and caricature skills. Newspapers of smaller shows capture Lofton many times over during his operations in the south such As the Cocoa Village Twilight show and others like Camilla’s Gnat Days. Main Goals: To reach level of drawing for publication and to do free-lance work at home while earning a living and taking Orders to draw caricatures for organizations and customers alike keeping the operation a float during the year. I would also like to produce product on post cards and other Marketable items or ideas that would enhance my business.

OTHER Business Associates: RICHMOND ILLUSTRATIONS

GILBURT MARRUH

Jack Sias/Georgia Renaissance Faire Jim Peterson

/Michigan Renaissance Faire Jeffery Sagle/Arizona Renaissance Faire Carolina Renaissance Faire

CORPORATE CLIENT EVENTS 2006/2007 PARTY LIST COUSINE PROPPERTIES INCORPERATED / 2006 2500 WINDY RIDGE PKWY, SUITE 1600 ATLANTA, GA 30339 WIALILLIAN & COMPANY:

EVENTS TRANING/

2007 PRUITT EBERLY STONE, INC./ 2007 EBERLY & ASSOCIATES, INC

Contact Information mailto:michaelklofton@me.com

Lofton Creations Caricatures

P.O.BOX 142 CONYERS, GEORGIA 30012