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Mykayla Long




University of North Carolina - Charlotte   (2014-2018)

9201 University City Blvd.

Charlotte, NC 28223

Bachelors of Fine Arts, Concentration in Illustration, Minor in Art History




Illustrated the cover for the novel "Drummer Boy's Lunchbox" by Michael Freed (paid project)

Designed a logo for 3 Rivers Guide Service (paid project)

University courses: Illustration, Figure Drawing, Figure and Anatomy, Concept Design, Children’s book & comic illustration, Digital Media, Fibers, Color Theory, Installation

Art History: Surveys, Contemporary, Northern Renaissance, Roman, & Aztec

Traditional mediums: graphite, technical pens, colored pencils, charcoal, pastel, conte, acrylic paints, ink, crochet, fiber dye, scratchboards, collage, watercolor

Photoshop: Brush & Pencil tools, Anchor tool, Text application, Rectangle/shape tool, Clone Stamp, Fill & Stroke (color) applications, concept design practice

Illustrator: Pencil, Paintbrush, & Pen tools, Anchor Points, Lasso tool, Fill & Stroke (color) applications, Rectangle/shape tool, Line Segment, Text application, Artboards



Art Exhibitions & Shows:

Impromtu-scratchboards (group exhibition at UNCC, art majors only), 2015

Student Juried Showcase-acrylic paint portrait & scratchboard (group show at UNCC, art majors only), 2015

ImaginOn-pastel piece in main lobby (group/class display), 2015

Student Art Showcase-mixed media self-portrait (group show at UNCC, all majors), 2017

New Concepts-digitally render concept design works (group/class exhibition), 2017

Premier Yarns Convention (Phoenix, Arizona)-crochet sculpture (class collaboration with company), 2018




Gallery Internship through UNCC Rowe Galleries, 2018




Jamie Franki

UNCC Associate Chair of Art & Art History, Illustration: Area Coordinator & Professor


John Hairston

UNCC Art Professor and Freelance Artist  


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