Rodney Pike

Rodney Pike Humorous Illustrator

Gonzales, LA 70737
Job Function
Arts, Entertainment & Gaming, Marketing & Advertising
I am a Humorous Illustrator. I have a lifetime of experience in Fine Art, Graphic Design and Digital Illustration. I offer Photo-Manipulated Illustrations of all sorts but I specialize in Photo-Manipulated Caricature Illustration, Humorous Illustration and Political Satire, perfect for magazines, books, movies, etc. My clients include such companies as FHM Magazine (Bauer Media), Tennis Magazine (Miller Publishing Group), The Village Voice Magazine, Catchphrase Entertainment, and New Coast Productions. I am a member of the International Society of Caricature Artists (ISCA) and National Association of Photoshop Professionals (NAPP). Highlights Photoshop CS6.1 Extended Photo-manipulation Digital Painting Fine Art Magazine Illustration Photoshop Instruction HTML Knowledge Caricatures Humorous Illustration Social Media Management Movie Illustration
 

Timeline

'17
'14
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'99
'96
'93
'90
'87
'84
NAPP
Member
ISCA
member
Commissioned several times
TEN Media
Freelance Illustrator
Miller Production Company
Freelance Illustrator
Bauer Media
Freelance Humorous Illustrator
Diamond Motors
Boatswain's Mate
FHM Men's Magazine
 

Work Experience

    • Freelance Illustrator
    • Miller Production Company // Mar '13 - Mar '13
    • Cover Commission for Pinky's Passion Motorcycle Magazine March 2013 Miller Production Company Los Angeles, CA Freelance Illustrator
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    • Freelance Humorous Illustrator
    • Diamond Motors // Mar '13 - Mar '13
    • Freelance Humorous Illustrator creating illustrations for ads in magazines, covers for magazines, promotional material for movies and many features as well as scores of custom caricature portraits both commercial and private. March 2013 Diamond Motors Los Angeles, CA Service Manager Managed the Service Department for many years.
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    • Freelance Illustrator
    • Bauer Media // Mar '13 - Mar '13
    • March 2013 Bauer Media Los Angeles, CA Freelance Illustrator
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    • Commissioned several times
    • PUNCH! Media // Oct '12 - Nov '12
    • Commissioned several times to do various magazine illustrations in the UK. October 2012 to November 2012 PUNCH! Media Los Angeles, CA Freelance Illustrator
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    • Freelance Illustrator
    • Pinky's Passion Motorcycle Magazine // Sep '12 - Oct '12
    • Created a humorous illustration of Jon Stewart from The Daily Show for an iPad app. by Punch Media. September 2012 to October 2012 Pinky's Passion Motorcycle Magazine Gonzales, LA Freelance Illustrator
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    • Freelance Illustrator
    • Ian Knowles of 10 TEN Media // Jan '12 - Dec '12
    • Worked with and commissioned by Ian Knowles of 10 TEN Media, UK on various projects for FHM Magazine and Tennis Magazine. January 2012 to January 2012 The Village Voice Magazine New York, NY Freelance Illustrator
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    • Freelance Illustrator
    • CatchPhrase Entertainment // Nov '11 - Feb '12
    • Designed posters and DVD jacket for the movie California 90420 with CatchPhrase Entertainment. November 2011 to February 2012 New Coast Producrion Los Angeles, CA Freelance Illustrator
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    • Freelance Illustrator
    • Cover Commission for The Village Voice Magazine // Oct '11 - Nov '11
    • Cover Commission for The Village Voice Magazine October 2011 to November 2011 Catchphrase Entertainment Los Angeles, CA Freelance Illustrator
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    • Commissioned several times
    • Aug '11 - Aug '11
    • Commissioned several times for promotional material, revisions, etc. during the promotional period of the movie California 90420. August 2011 to August 2011 Rhodes Journal - The Review Los Angeles, CA Freelance Illustrator
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    • Commissioned
    • Jul '11 - Jul '11
    • Commissioned to Illustrate the cover of Rhodes Journal - The Review magazine in South Africa. July 2011 to July 2011 WTF Contigo Magazine Los Angeles, CA Freelance Illustrator
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    • Commissioned
    • WTF Contigo // Apr '11 - Apr '11
    • Commissioned to illustrate the cover of WTF Contigo magazine in Mexico, (two versions). April 2011 to April 2011 The Browser Magazine Los Angeles, CA Freelance Illustrator
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    • Commissioned
    • The Browser Magazine in London England // Mar '11 - Mar '11
    • Commissioned to illustrate the cover of The Browser Magazine in London England. March 2011 to March 2011 FHM Men's Magazine Los Angeles, CA Freelance Illustrator
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    • Commissioned
    • FHM // Feb '11 - Feb '11
    • Commissioned by FHM Men's Magazine, UK to illustrate a two page spread for the magazine. February 2011 to February 2011 FHM Men's Magazine Los Angeles, CA Freelance Illustrator
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    • Commissioned by FHM Men's Magazine
    • FHM // Feb '11 - Feb '11
    • Commissioned by FHM Men's Magazine, UK for a one piece photo manipulated caricature commission for the magazine. February 2011 to February 2011 Tennis Magazine Los Angeles, CA Freelance Illustrator
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    • Commissioned by Tennis Magazine
    • UKtodoa // Jun '10 - Jun '10
    • Commissioned by Tennis Magazine, UKtodoa two page spread illustration for the magazine. June 2010 to June 2010 FHM Men's Magazine Los Angeles, CA Freelance Illustrator
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    • Freelance Illustrator
    • Jun '10 - Mar '13
    • June 2010 to March 2013 Rodney Pike Humorous Illustrator Gonzales, LA Freelance Illustrator
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    • Commissioned several times
    • TEN Media // Jan '10 - Mar '13
    • Commissioned several times to do various magazine illustrations in the UK. March 2013 10 TEN Media Los Angeles, CA Freelance Illustrator
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    • Boatswain's Mate
    • FHM Men's Magazine // Aug '82 - Aug '88
    • Received a five piece commission including a two page spread for FHM Men's Magazine, UK. August 1982 to August 1988 US Navy Los Angeles, CA Boatswain's Mate Served six years in the US Navy.
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Education

    • High School Diploma '80 // Art
    • Glen Oaks High School Baton Rouge
 

Skills

Learning
Intermediate
Advanced
Expert
 

Keywords

Clients Dot Graphic Design Html Illustrator Journal Million Painting Photoshop Promotional Publishing Sampling Service Department Statistics Voice
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