Having worked in advertising, digital color, animation and digital composition, I draw upon a diverse background in the creative fields to maximize delivery of graphical assets. From social media ads to concert promotional materials, my drive is to harness the idea and conceptualize the story in terms any layman can grasp.
ERIC HOPE MEDIA
2018 – PRESENT
Digital Design Creative
Design print and digital marketing collateral and advertising assets for The Cutting Room, Kings Theatre Brooklyn, The Gramercy Theatre, Town Hall, CEG Entertainment, etc. Assets included show posters, flyers, web and social graphics, digital advertising banners, among other required assets.
B.B. King Blues Club & Grill
2004 – 2018
Designed print and digital marketing collateral and advertising assets for B.B. King Blues Club & Grill overall branding and weekly events. Assets included show posters, flyers, web and social graphics, digital advertising banners, among other required assets. Produced and implemented in-house video advertising for upcoming concerts and created product ads including food and beverage.
2001 – 2004
Created digital color content for Nickelodeon Digital Labs under Emmy Award-winning Producer Jonny Belt. Digital color for MTV Animation. Graphic concert promotional material for legendary venue, Don Hill’s. Created newspaper ads, flyers and posters.
Valiant Comics | Acclaim Entertainment | Windsor-Smith Studios
1993 – 2001
GRAPHIC ART COLORIST
Hand colored sequential black and white comic book art. Color credits include Bloodshot, Magic: The Gathering as well as various Valiant Comics superhero titles and products. Colored video game assets such as Turok, Dinosaur Hunter after Valiant was acquired by Acclaim Entertainment. Also, colorist for comics legend, Barry Windsor-Smith. Hand painted color for Wildstorm Rising for Image Comics, Conan vs Rune for Marvel Comics, Barry Windsor-Smith’s Storyteller for Dark Horse Comics.
I’ve Worked With
Ringling College of Art and Design – Sarasota, FL
Associate of Arts (AA)
Minor: Graphic Design
Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Acrobat, MS Office), Creative Direction, Graphic Design, Digital Color, Digital Composition, Poster Design, Periodical Advertising, Web Ads, Social Media, Photo Retouch, Layout, Publishing, Music Industry.
Long Island City, NY 11101