Alan Wade storyboards and illustration

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Alan Wade

Austin based storyboard illustrator at

Storyboard Artist and illustrator

Witwatersrand Technikon

Houston, Texas Area

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Storyboard artist and concept illustrator
Software- 20 years experience in Photoshop. Highly proficient in Corel Painter, Sketchbook Pro, Procreate.

2018 - Moved to Austin - Currently working on storyboards and illustrations for major pharmaceutical company in New York.
2014 - 2017 includes work for the San Francisco Giants, George P Johnson Experience Marketing [ Live events and concept development for the new Salesforce buildings lobby in San Francisco] , three San Francisco production companies, Pereira & O'Dell New York, Great Britain films in San Mateo, The Bleacher Report in San Francisco.

2000- 2014- Main storyboard artist for Kaplan Thaler Group, worked on most Aflac Insurance tv spots; Also Wendys, Swiffer, Napa auto, Burts Bees, Herbal essences Verizon, Lipitor,, MLB.

Moved to the US in Dec 2000

June 1994- Nov 2000
London. Storyboarded for Griffin Bacall [now DDB Needham] and other agencies.
Represented by Pennant Illustration- childrens books.
Designed characters for Tony Cuthbert Cartoons.

1987 - 1994
Freelanced in LA for various small ad agencies, commissioned for a movie storyboard thru Storyboards Inc , Venice.
Employed by Ogilvy&Mather,RSTM, a multi award winning South African agency, as artist and art director, including packaging and design. Conceptualized and designed an animated red Bull commercial. Worked with Allistair McKechnie [copywriter] on Tv campaigns for Nestle candy products.
Storyboards for the O&M teams on all major accounts. Including Nestle, VW Golf, Audi, IBM, Omo washing powder, Nedbank, Aquafresh, Sun City.
Art directed print, newspaper and 3 TV commercials.

3 yr National Diploma in Graphic Design while freelancing as a storyboard artist and cartoonist for Johannesburg ad agencies.
Born Johannesburg, South Africa.


Alan lives in Austin TX  with his wife and two sons.



Call Alan at 203 5435343  to get your project  going, or email

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