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Layout Artist Job Description
Layout Artist: Designs art copy layouts for material to be presented by visual communications media like books, magazines, newspapers, television, and packaging. Studies illustrations photographs to plan presentation of material, product, or service. Determines size & arrangement of illustrative material and copy, selects style size of type and...
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Animated cartoon Artist Job Description
Animated cartoon Artist: Draws animated cartoons for use in motion pictures or television. Renders series of sequential drawings of characters or other subject material which when photographed projected at specific speed becomes animated. May label each section with designated colors when colors are used. May create and prepare sketches model...
Process Artist Job Description
Process Artist: Increases or reduces size of photographic dots by chemical or photomechanical methods to make color corrections on halftone negatives or positives to be used in preparation of lithographic printing plates. Examines film on light table to define specified color color balance, using magnifying glass or densitometer. Compares proof print of color sep...
Airbrush Artist Job Description
Airbrush Artist: Restores damaged and faded photographs or colors shades drawings to simulate photographs, using airbrush. Examines drawing or photographic print to define coloring, shading and changes required. Cuts out masking template, using shears and positions templates on control areas to be sprayed. Mixes ink or paint solutions accord...
Commercial Artist Job Description
Commercial Artist: Draws or paints illustrations for use by various media to explain or adorn printed or spoken word. Studies layouts, sketches of proposed illustrations and related materials to become familiar with assignment. Determines style, technique and medium best suited to produce desired effects conform with reproduction requirements, or recei...
Printed Circuit Layout Taper: Places tapes adhesive symbols precision tape on sheets of mylar in conformance with preliminary drawing of printed circuit board Pcb to produce master layout. Places, aligns and secures preliminary drawing of Pcb successive layers of transparent sheets of mylar on lighted drafting table, using register bar. Selects specified symbols width of tape to indicate peak voltage potential. Cuts tape as...
Supervisor Layout: Supervises and coordinates activities of workers engaged in preparation layout of printed material. Studies editorial matter to define most effective form of presentation and number & type of illustrations required, in accordance with specifications of customer or editorial personnel accepted standards of composition, limitations of equipment and available funds. Prepares mockup of pages for use by other workers in setting type making up pages. M...
Suspect Artist Supervisor: Supervises coordinates activities of workers engaged in forming composite images of persons suspected of criminal activities. Assigns duties to trains new workers. Participates in activities of Artist, S...
Make up Artist: Studies production requirements, like character, period, setting, and situation, and applies makeup to performers to alter their appearance to accord with their roles. Examines sketches, photographs and plaster models in period files to obtain an image of character to be depicted. Confers with stage & motion picture officials and performer for defining alterations to be made makeup to be used. Designs pros...
Tone Artist: Increases or reduces size of photographic dots by chemical or photomechanical methods to make color corrections on halftone negatives or positives to be used in preparation of lithographic printing plates. Examines film on light table to define specified color color balance, using magnifying glass or densitometer. Compares proof print of color separation negative or positive with customers original sample or copy standard color chart for defining accuracy of reproduction. Identifies and marks color discrepancies on print film. Prepares dyes or other chemical solutions according to ...
Commercial Artist Lettering: Paints or draws precise lettering to be reproduced in advertisements, books, and other printed materials, using lettering pen ...
Exhibit Artist: Produces artwork for use in permanent or temporary exhibit settings of museum, zoo, or similar establishment, performing any combination of following duties to prepare exhibit setting accessories for installation. Confers with professional museum personnel to discuss objectives of exhibits type of artwork needed. Makes scale drawing of exhibit design, indicating size, position and general outlines of artwork needed for use of installation other fabrication personnel. Paints scenic, panoramic, or abstract composition on canvas, board, burlap, or other material to be used as back...
Drafter Automotive Design Layout: Prepares working layouts and master drawings of automotive vehicle components, assemblies, or systems from specifications, prior layouts, well-defined sketches, models or verbal instructions sufficient for detailing, applying knowledge of conventional and computerized drafting techniques and procedures, automotive vehicle design, manufacturing processes & limitations, using conventional drafting instruments computerized work aids. Studies specifications, sketches, notes and other design data and measures prior layouts, using scales & dividers, to define details as...
High wire Artist: Walks across high wire or rope fastened between two stands or other uprights, performing acrobatic feats of balance, like headstands, lie-downs, and somersaults to ...
Optical effects Layout Person: Locates marks frames of film to identify film segments for optical effects processing. Reads work order or optical effects specifications sheets to ascertain optical effects specifications location of subject material on original photography film. Mounts single or multiple rolls of film on spindles of winding device, locates marked start frame of film and aligns start frame in start position of synchronizer-counter device to locate identify film frames specified for optical effects. Turns crank on winding device to advance film observes film passing over viewing light box to ...
Makeup Artists: Confer with stage or motion picture officials performers in order to define desired effects. Duplicate work precisely in order to replicate characters appearances on a daily basis. Apply makeup to enhance, and/or alter the appearance of people appearing in productions like movies. Alter or maintain makeup during productions as necessary to compensate for lighting changes or to achieve continuity of effect. Select desired makeup shades from stock, or mix oil, grease, and coloring in order to achieve specific color effects. Cleanse tone the skin in order to prepare it for makeup applicati...
Forensic Artist: Sketches likenesses of criminal suspects, according to descriptions of victims witnesses, and prepares schematic drawings depicting scenes of crimes. Interviews crime victims witnesses to obtain descriptive information concerning physical build, sex, nationality, facial features and related characteristics of unidentified suspect. Prepares series of simple line drawings conforming to description of suspect presents drawings to informant for selection of sketch that most resembles...
Graphic Artist: Draws or paints illustrations for use by various media to explain or adorn printed or spoken word. Studies layouts, sketches of proposed illustrations and related materials to become familiar with assignment. Determines style, technique and medium best suited to produce desired effects conform with reproduction requirements, or receives specific instructions regarding these variables. Formulates concept and renders illustration detail from models, sketches, memory, and imagination. Discusses illustration at various ...
Artists Representative: Manages affairs of entertainers by participating in negotiations with agents and others concerning contracts and business matters affecting clients interests, and advises clients on career development advancement. Represents client in negotiations with officials of unions, motion picture or television studios, theatrical productions, or entertainment house, for favorable contracts financial fees to be received for engagements. Advises client concerning contracts, wardrobe and effective presentation of act, according to knowledge of show business. Procures servic...
Layout Worker: Fit align fabricated parts to be welded or assembled. Mark curves, lines, holes, dimensions, and welding symbols onto workpieces, using scribes, soapstones, punches, and hand drills. Compute layout dimensions, and determine and mark reference points on metal stock or workpieces for further processing, like welding assembly. Locate center lines verify template positions, using measuring instruments like gauge blocks, height gauges, and dial indicators. Lift and position workpieces in relation to surface plates,...
Artist Suspect: Selects set of facial features from inventory, and arranges features to form composite image of persons suspected of criminal activities based on descriptions obtained from victims witnesses to crimes. Assembles and arranges outlines of features, like head contours, noses, eyes, lips, chins and hair lines styles, to form composite image, according to information provided by witness or victim. Operates photocopy or similar machine to reproduce composite image. Draws mole...
Supervisor Artist Suspect: Supervises coordinates activities of workers engaged in forming composite images of persons suspected of criminal activities. Assigns duties to trains new workers. Participates in activities of Artist, S...
Taper Printed Circuit Layout: Places tapes adhesive symbols precision tape on sheets of mylar in conformance with preliminary drawing of printed circuit board Pcb to produce master layout. Places, aligns and secures preliminary drawing of Pcb successive layers of transparent sheets of mylar on lighted drafting table, using register bar. Selects specified symbols width of tape to indicate peak voltage potential. Cuts tape as...
Automotive Design Layout Drafter: Prepares working layouts and master drawings of automotive vehicle components, assemblies, or systems from specifications, prior layouts, well-defined sketches, models or verbal instructions sufficient for detailing, applying knowledge of conventional and computerized drafting techniques and procedures, automotive vehicle design, manufacturing processes & limitations, using conventional drafting instruments computerized work aids. Studies specifications, sketches, notes and other design data and measures prior layouts, using scales & dividers, to define details as...
Artist Consultant: Manages affairs of entertainers by participating in negotiations with agents and others concerning contracts and business matters affecting clients interests, and advises clients on career development advancement. Represents client in negotiations with officials of unions, motion picture or television studios, theatrical productions, or entertainment house, for favorable contracts financial fees to be received for engagements. Advises client concerning contracts, wardrobe and effective presentation of act, according to knowledge of show business. Procures servic...
Model set Artist: Constructs miniature models of sets used in filming backgrounds, titles, and special effects according to scale. Cuts materials, like wood, cardboard, or plastic to specified dimensions, using handto...
Artists Manager: Manages affairs of entertainers by participating in negotiations with agents and others concerning contracts and business matters affecting clients interests, and advises clients on career development advancement. Represents client in negotiations with officials of unions, motion picture or television studios, theatrical productions, or entertainment house, for favorable contracts financial fees to be received for engagements. Advises client concerning contracts, wardrobe and effective presentation of act, according to knowledge of show business. Procures servic...
Integrated Circuit Layout Designer: Designs layout for integrated circuits Ic , according to engineering specifications, using computer-assisted design Cad equipment software, and utilizing knowledge of electronics, drafting, and Ic design rules standard Ic manufacturing process requirements
Reviews and analyzes engineering design schematics & supporting documents, like logic diagrams design rules to plan layout of Ic. Confers with engineering staff to resolve design details or problems. Enters engineering specifications into computer memory of Cad equipment and composes configurations on ...
Paste up Artist: Assembles typeset copy artwork into pasteup for printing reproduction. Measures and marks board according to Graphic Designer profess. & kin. 141.061-018 or artists layout to indicate position of artwork, typeset copy, page edges, folds and colors, using ruler drafting instruments. Measures artwork & layout space of artwork on pasteup and compares measurements, using ruler proportion wheel, for defining proportions needed to make reduced or enlarged photographic prints for pasteup. Cuts and trims typeset copy and artwork to specified size, applies adhesive, an...
Script Artist: Letters formal documents, like diplomas, testimonials, charters, citations, and appointments, using pen ink. May design and cut script display type ...
Silhouette Artist: Cuts silhouettes of customers. Poses subject to present pleasing profile cuts freehand outline of profile from paper silhouette
Glues silhouette on paper of contrasting color or mounts silhouette in...
Tattoo Artist: Pricks skin of patron, using needled electric tool, that inserts indelible nontoxic pigment into skin to form decorative or ornamental design. Shaves area to receive tattoo washes it, using germicidal soap. Presses charcoal-coated stencil, draws design, or traces pattern of design onto skin of patron, to mark outline of design. Dips needles of tool into colored pigment solution presses needles into skin to insert ...
Fine Artists: Use materials like pens ink, watercolors, charcoal, oil, or computer software to create artwork. Submit preliminary or finished artwork or project plans to clients for approval, incorporating changes as necessary. Maintain portfolios of artistic work to demonstrate styles, interests, and abilities. Create finished art work as decoration, or to elucidate or substitute for spoken or written messages. Cut, bend, laminate, arrange, and fasten individual or mixed raw and manufactured materials products to form works of art. Monitor events, trends, and other circumstances, ...
Stained Glass Artist: Creates original stained glass designs artwork, draws cartoons full size working drawings , and prepares glass for fabrication into windows, art objects, and other decorative articles. Consults client regarding theme subject to be portrayed. Studies style of building architecture shape of windows to plan conforming design. Integrates knowledge of glass cutting, stresses, portraiture, symbolism, heraldry, ornamental styles, and related factors with functional requirements to conceptualize design idea. Renders illustration of design detail, estimates costs, and presents ...
Glazier Artist: Selects cuts colored glass for use in stained-glass windows in churches, memorials, and residences, following original pattern. Selects bits of glass of color, thickness and texture that will yield color shade shown in original design. Selects places one piece of glass over another double-plating if exact color cannot be found. Cuts glass according to various shapes of patter...
Tonsorial Artist: Provides customers with barbering services. Cuts, shapes, trims and tapers hair, using clippers, comb, blow-out gun and scissors. Applies lather & shaves beard or shapes hair contour outline on temple neck, using razor. Performs other ...
Body make up Artist: Applies makeup to bodies of performers in color tone texture to match facial cosmetics. Consults production schedule to plan work. Mixes oils, greases and coloring to prepared grease paint for special color effects. Selec...
Artist Color Separation: Sketches cloth designs onto transparent paper for subsequent transfer to printing rollers by photographic process, using drafting tools artists work aids. Studies customers design to locate one complete repeat of pattern. Lays out reference points on design according to location of pattern repeat motifs within repeat, using ruler, dividers and pencil. Places design on lighted drafting table, covers design with sheet of transparent paper, and transfers reference points from design to paper. Holds paper against design with stylus sketches each color segments of design in p...
Artist Scientific: Creates illustrations, graphics, and three dimensional models to demonstrate medical or biological subjects, using variety of artistic techniques. Develops drawings, paintings, diagrams and models of medical or biological subjects in fields like anatomy, physiology, histology, pathology, or in surgical procedures, for use in publications, exhibits, consultations, research and teaching ac...
Glass Artist: Paints pictures or designs onto surfaces of glassware, like tumblers, vases, or bowls, using brush following pattern or design. Mixes ceramic paints to obtain color specified on pattern. Places glassware onto table or workbench. Sketche...
Artist Mannequin Coloring: Applies paint or lacquer to papier mache mannequin to simulate parts of body articles of clothing. Sets mannequin on revolving table in spraybooth. Masks parts preparatory to spraying, using gummed paper. Selects color according to part to be colo...
Ben day Artist: Applies benday tints shadings in form of dots of different intensities to drawings or to zinc or aluminum plates with inked screen or pattern. Positions mask protective covering over parts of drawing or plate not to be shaded, or brushes protective coating o...
Mannequin Coloring Artist: Applies paint or lacquer to papier mache mannequin to simulate parts of body articles of clothing. Sets mannequin on revolving table in spraybooth. Masks parts preparatory to spraying, using gummed paper. Selects color according to part to be colo...
Fashion Artist: Draws or paints apparel accessory illustrations for newspaper or related advertisements. Positions garment, accessory, or model to accentuate desired sales features. Renders drawing of garment or a...
Suspect Artist: Selects set of facial features from inventory, and arranges features to form composite image of persons suspected of criminal activities based on descriptions obtained from victims witnesses to crimes. Assembles and arranges outlines of features, like head contours, noses, eyes, lips, chins and hair lines styles, to form composite image, according to information provided by witness or victim. Operates photocopy or similar machine to reproduce composite image. Draws mole...
Stone Layout Marker: Marks coded instructions on sandstone slabs to specify subsequent processing according to blueprint specifications. Studies blueprint to define required dimensions of slab processes needed to finish product. Locates specified slab on conveyor verifies dimensions, using tape measure. Marks coded instru...
Multimedia Artist And Animator: Create two-dimensional three-dimensional images depicting objects in motion or illustrating a process, using computer animation or modeling programs. Assemble, typeset, scan and produce digital camera-ready art or film negatives printers proofs. Apply story development, directing, cinematography, and editing to animation to create storyboards that show the flow of the animation and map out key scenes characters. Script, plan, and create animated narrative sequences under tight deadlines, using computer software hand drawing techniques. Create basic designs, draw...
Mechanical Artist: Assembles typeset copy artwork into pasteup for printing reproduction. Measures and marks board according to Graphic Designer profess. & kin. 141.061-018 or artists layout to indicate position of artwork, typeset copy, page edges, folds and colors, using ruler drafting instruments. Measures artwork & layout space of artwork on pasteup and compares measurements, using ruler proportion wheel, for defining proportions needed to make reduced or enlarged photographic prints for pasteup. Cuts and trims typeset copy and artwork to specified size, applies adhesive, an...
Artist Woodblock: Carves designs and lettering in wooden blocks or rollers used to print articles, like cloth, greeting cards, and posters following sketch or photograph, using gravers handtools machines. Traces or draws design on wooden block or roller, using pencil, ruler, dividers, or pantograph. Cuts design in block or roller, using wood-carving & engraving tools power router. Rounds and bevels top edges, smooths sides and base, and cuts sharp angles, ridges, and ...
Craft Artist: Create functional or decorative objects by hand, using a variety of methods materials. Cut, shape, fit, join, mold, or otherwise process materials, using hand tools, power tools, and/or machinery. Attend craft shows to market products. Select materials for use based on strength, color, texture, balance, weight, size, malleability other characteristics. Apply finishes to objects being crafted. Develop concepts or creative ideas for craft objects. Set specifications for materials, dimensions, and finishes. Confer with ...
Quick Sketch Artist: Sketches likeness of customers. Poses subject to accentuate most pleasing features draws likeness, using pencil, charcoal, pastels, or other medium. May draw sketch from photog...
Police Artist: Sketches likenesses of criminal suspects, according to descriptions of victims witnesses, and prepares schematic drawings depicting scenes of crimes. Interviews crime victims witnesses to obtain descriptive information concerning physical build, sex, nationality, facial features and related characteristics of unidentified suspect. Prepares series of simple line drawings conforming to description of suspect presents drawings to informant for selection of sketch that most resembles...
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