Special Guest: John Hartwell

John Hartwell

September 8th, Room 211
Lecture at 2:30 pm and 5:30 pm

Creative Director, John Hartwell of Hartwell Studio Works will lead us into discussion on the creative process of developing his award-winning identities.

John Hartwell graduated from Trinity University in San Antonio with a BA in Art. After spending time in Austin as an illustrator and cartoonist, John moved to Atlanta to complete a graphic design portfolio at Portfolio Center.

In his 15-year career, John has worked on a wide variety of design and illustration projects, including logos and identities, print and publications, packaging, animation, web, trade shows and exhibitions. Notable clients include the Australian Rugby Union, The Coca-Cola Company, The Ford Motor Company, The Kellogg Company, The Home Depot, M&M/Mars, Samsung Electronics, and The World Taekwondo Federation.

In addition to his regular design and illustration work, John is also an instructor at Portfolio Center, teaching popular classes in logo design, sports branding and illustrated storybook design, among others. He is a member of the American Institute of Graphic Arts and Toastmasters International, and has a prized collection of baseball bobbing-head dolls, one for each major league ballpark visited. Ten down, twenty to go.

Visit Hartwell Studios Works.


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