Aaron Painter is a cartoonist from Portland, Oregon. He earned his BFA in Illustration from Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. He currently works as the production manager for SVS Learn and is the co-creator of Art Drop Club with fellow artist Jake Parker.

He can't skateboard, but he can draw. 

Email: painterdraws@gmail.com


Work Experience: 


Studio Assistant, Jake Parker

May 2018- Present

Studio assistant to Jake Parker (www.mrjakeparker.com). Flatted The Little Snowplow 2, built the new Inktober website (www.inktober.com) and help with other general studio duties.


Lead Artist, BYU Independent Study

Sep 2017- Sep 2018

Worked as the Lead Artist over all High School courses and was responsible for illustrations and graphics. Worked under an art director and managed my team of artists on various projects. 


Freelance Artist, Hasbro

May 2017- Present

Freelance color, sketch and concept work for various toy lines.


Prop Designer, BYU Animation

Jan 2018-Feb 2018, Provo, Utah

Prop design and other visual development for the 2018 student film Death & Delila.


Marketing Intern, ATL Technology, LLC

Jun-2017-Oct 2017, Dongguan, Guangdong, China

Worked with internal marketing team and external graphic designer on icon design and creating illustrations.


Product Design Co-Op, Hasbro

Jan 2017- May 2017, Pawtucket, Rhode Island

Turnarounds and overlay paintings. Concept work for the Bumblebee: The Movie (2018) toy line. Worked in a studio environment with other artists, engineers and marketers.