Ian David Marsden
experienced illustrator, internationally published cartoonist, certified animator,
independent consultant for all your graphic needs, working with clients worldwide

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Recent Projects

Artist Portrait Series

Vincent van Gogh, Frida Kahlo, Pablo Picasso, Salvador Dali cartoon portraits

Artwork by Ian David Marsden
© Copyright 2022

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Animated Holiday Card with Company Logo

A really fun project was this animated Holday Greeting card to be sent to the customers of my commissioning client.

The briefing required a nice, hand-drawn cozy looking winter scene. We opted for an inviting winter chalet in the woods surrounded by snow covered trees and featuring the AN2V logo.

The artwork was painted on an iPad Pro M1 in Procreate 5 software and rendered as a timelapse video.
The video was converted to an animated GIF so that it could be used and viewed in e-mails directly on all devices.

The client was delighted with the final result and I was quite pleased with it also.

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Fun Animated and Illustrated Greeting Cards

Below a YouTube video presentation of 10 animated greeting cards for various occasions. I had the pleasure of inventing and designing this series of animated greeting cards for client 1&1 Mail & Media GmbH via the agency dieKLEINERT.de

The topics that were presented to me in the briefing were: Happy Birthday, I’m Sorry, Thank You, Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays, Get Well Soon, Happy New Year and Thank You!

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