John W. Sheldon is a design professional, illustrator, and camera enthusiast living and working in the Pittsburgh area.
John is half of Daedalum Analog Productions, a game design and publishing project with Brie Sheldon.
John W. Sheldon has developed many abilities useful to a design professional.
John W. Sheldon's career has given him a diverse set of experiences he can use to tackle a wide variety of challenges.
Client-based and self-directed creative work, including the following:
January 2012 to Present
March 2010 to January 2012
April 2005 to June 2011
John W. Sheldon has a life-long practice of pursuing education and new sources of information and skills.
GPA 3.95, Graduated May 2016
John focused his studies here on digital media, interface design, and user testing.
GPA 3.8, Graduated December 2013
The Graphic Design program gave John a thorough understanding of design for print and the web.
GPA 3.6, Graduated May 2009
John's study here helped develop his ability to communicate concepts and ideas with quick sketches and thumbnails.
Graduated December 2005
The Broadcast Journalism program here focused on clear, concise writing and on audio & video production.
"John has saved the day for us on several occasions, taking on video editing projects at a moment's notice and producing excellent work. He has an instinct for what we need, and is able to quickly and patiently work through our feedback to give us more than we hoped for. We'll definitely be working with him again!"
Steve Segedy, Bully Pulpit Games
"When I needed a t-shirt design for a local convention, I had a strong visual idea but zero experience in art direction. John was able to decipher my instructions, suggest improvements, communicate reliably, respond to changes, and deliver a striking and popular design on schedule."
Jeff Johnston, Nunchcon
"Working with John was great. He incorporated my ideas with his own style in timely fashion. I'll be using the results for many years."
Stras Acimovic, Platonic Solids