PROFILE

window-artist

g-blu a.k.a gipsyBlue

DESIGNER & ILLUSTRATOR

A FINE ART DESIGN AND ILLUSTRATION STUDIO
We take great pride in finding unique and creative solutions to design projects. Using our artist skills we can draw, paint, create any unique thing you need for your event, product, branding or website.

ILLUSTRATION: Chris has been illustrating books and publications since 1987
PLAYBILL & SET DESIGN: theater posters and sets for years
BOOK DESIGN: gBlu Design has designed many beautiful art books
WEB DESIGN:  artistic site design & work for state government, non-profits, business.

One major recent project is a mural commission for the new Capital Judicial Center, in Maine’s capital city, Augusta.  More an art project but even so these are the skills we bring to yoru project as well.  The the mural here.

one of our projects

RESUME

Education

Book Illustration

1987 - Current

Published by

Randon House, William Morrow, DownEast Books, Harpor Collins, Greenwillow Books

Some publications

2000 - Current

Illustrations

Shooting Sprotsman, DownEast Magazine, Institute for Global Ethics

Frugal Gourmet Cookbook Series

1987 - 1993

Illustrator

hundreds of illustrations for best selling cookbook series. William Morrow & Co.

Theater Playbill design

2001 - Current

Artist-illustrator

Gentlemen Prefer Blondes, Bells are Ringing, Promises Promises, Cinderella, many more

Adobe User Group

2004 - 2015

Manager

Byte the Muse, User Group

Maine

sample Projects

Old Hallowell Day

Hallowell

ME

2001, 2012, 13, 14

15

Event Poster Design

Shooting Sportsman

Camden

Maine

2014

2-page spread illustration

HABOT

Hallowell

2015

Poster Design, Woodstock Revival Festival

Capital Judicial Center

Augsta ME

2015

14 x 40 foot mural

Quarry Taproom

Hallowell

2015

6 x 8 foot mural,Dwellings

homes of Hallowell

RowHouse INC.

2011

book design

CSA ART

Harlow Gallery

2011

book design

Design Skills
Wordpress 100%
CSS3 & HTML5 95%
WooCommerce 75%
PHP 75%
JavaScript 55%
Quickbooks Integration 45%
MySQL database 55%
Programming Skills
Ruby 85%
JavaScript 55%
Python 35%
Language Skills

At g-Blu we are in Maine and, needless to say, we speak English.  And as well as being able to talk art, we can also talk tech.

SPANISH

And Chris lived in Mexico for 7 years, so he is fairly fluent in Spanish…he has been told he sounds like a native tapatio.

Hobbies

DANCE

HIKING

DRAWING

TECHNOLOGY

PORTFOLIO

Our TEAM

BLOG

CONTACT

CONTACT INFO

Working from Hallowell and on the road with clients as far afield as Seattle, Sarasota, and Denver…and a lot of local businesses too.

P:  207.607.9830

E:  design@gipsyblue.com

3 Page Street
Hallowell, Maine 04347
United States

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