Sandy Haight
Illustration, Seattle Washington United States
 
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Contact details
2820 E Roy Street
Seattle, WA 98112
Tel: 011 206-343-0656 Fax: 011 206-343-0656 (call first)
Brief Summary
As a child I won poster contests and always impressed the teachers with my inspired response to the assignments. I majored in visual art when I attended the University of Colorado, where I earned a BFA in drawing and painting.

Through many jobs in design, educational publishing, self-publishing and advertising, I realized that the picture-making part of every project absorbed and excited me the most. I've always thrived on assignments, applying my own special magic and winning affirmations from clients. When I moved to Seattle I studied illustration at the School of Visual Concepts to build a more commercial portfolio, attracted a rep, and started to freelance as an illustrator.

On my web site at http://sandyhaight.com you can enjoy examples of my most successful and widely applicable illustration style.  I've had the good fortune to work with wonderful designers from agencies representing a variety of businesses and institutions from all over the USA and Canada. The spirited colors and expressive line of this style works well in ads, on book jackets, packaging, posters, web pages, illustrated logos, and more!

Also, check out my Fine Art web site at http://sandyhaightfineart.com and see how I work from the figure in watercolor and sumi-e.  My watercolor paintings are being accepted into juried art shows.

As a bridge between my illustration and fine art work I’ve been teaching Watercolor for Illustration at Bellevue College in near Seattle for several years. I teach the basics of watercolor while the students learn the discipline of planning a painting as if working with an art director. They've inspired me to delve further into watercolor as an expressive medium.
Clients
American Express
Association of Trial Lawyers of America
Ballantine Books
Bellevue Square Mall
Berkley Publishing Group
Caravali Coffee
Crown Publishers
Dollar General Grocery
Early Winters
Estee Lauder
Frontier Airlines Magazine
George Washington University
Glade Air Fresheners
GlaxoWellcome Pharmaceuticals
Houghton Mifflin Publishers
John Hancock Mutual Life Insurance
Kikkoman
King County Metro
Knorr Soups
Macy's
Massachusetts General Hospital
Microsoft Magazine
Nailene
National Kidney Foundation
Personal Best Publishers

Olive Garden Restaurants

Parent and Child Magazine

Penguin Books

Publix Grocery
Random House
Rodale Press 

Safeco Insurance 

Seattle Times

Sheraton Hotels

Sims Sports Snowboards
Twin Sisters Publications
Warner Books

Washington Mutual

Washington Post

Woman's Day Magazine


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