David Ferreira holds a BFA in illustration from Montserrat College of Art and a MFA from Western Connecticut State University. David has produced works for clients covering the corporate world, book publishers, comics and ad agencies. Some of his clients include Purina, Hasbro, ESPN, Nestlé Waters, Sam Adams Brewing Co., Bacardi USA, EMCParadigm Publishing and New Mass Media. David has received awards for excellence in editorial illustration from The New Hampshire Press Association for his work in The New Hampshire Telegraph and a W3 Award presented for excellence in creative content for San Pellegrino Water’s web site, The Sparkling Life.

David continues to build a career as an illustrator, teacher and fine artist—drawing inspiration from the Old Masters of the Renaissance, comic books, Samurai films and pop culture. David is currently working on several personal and professional projects and is an Assistant Professor of Illustration and Drawing at Montserrat College of Art where he teaches Comics & Sequential Art, Illustration and Figurative Anatomy.

Skills and Interests

Procreate / Adobe Creative Suite / Corel Painter / Graphic Design / Realist Oil Painting / Acrylic Painting Watercolor / Printmaking / Picture Framing / Exhibition & Curatorial / Comics & Sequential Art / Character Design / Animation / Storyboarding / Diorama / 3D Design / Art History / Pen& Ink

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