...about James K Brown
Born and raised in Soldotna, Alaska. Attended Soldotna Elementary, Soldotna Junior High, Soldotna High School and then moved to Winterhaven, California with family and graduated high school at San Pasqual Valley High School on the Quechan Indian Reservation.
Attend Collins College, a school of design and
Returned to Alaska and accepted a job at the Peninsula Clarion in Kenai then accepted part-time employment at the UPS Store in Soldotna. Maintained simultaneous full and part time employment for about six years until it became necessary to focus on a single career with the Kenai Peninsula Tourism Marketing Council, a non-profit regional marketing organization, as communications manager.
Currently employed full time as graphic design lead at Buzzbizz Studios in Anchorage plus in business for self maintaining long-standing clients and as a contracted ad designer for the Redoubt Reporter newspaper in Soldotna.
Specializing in design and illustration using traditional techniques and industry-current software - versed in both Mac and PC - and extensive knowledge of 4-color process printing. Contemporary style with a classic approach.