Cartoonist CV Template

A cartoonist translates ideas into entertaining drawings. They usually do their artworks for publications such as newspapers, books, comic books, among others.

To be a cartoonist, one must create an impressive resume that shall include the applicant’s professional and educational qualifications, and more importantly, a work portfolio.

Sample Cartoonist CV Template

Harry Jones

0677 Orchard Grove, Anerley,

London, SE20 8DW


Phone: 020 8676 7291

Career objective:

A highly creative and competent artist aspiring to be a highly regarded cartoonist, both locally and internationally

Professional Qualifications:


1998-2000: Graphic Artist, Kingston Ad Agency

  • Designed communication and promotional materials for clients
  • Designed company logos


2000-2004: Cartoonist, Johnson Publications

  • Drew cartoons for children’s books such as The Wolf and the The Teacher’s Pet


2004-Present: Senior Cartoonist, London’s Finest Publications


  • Drew cartoons for children’s reference books
  • Designed children’s magazines and comic books
  • Participated in brainstorming for future designs of different publications handled by the company

Educational Qualifications:

1990-1993: Bachelor of Fine Arts, Major in Advertising, London State Polytechnic University

1993-1997: M.S. in Master of Science in Advertising, Anerley University

Skills and Qualities:

  • Highly creative and imaginative
  • Keen into details
  • Can work under pressure and minimal supervision
  • Socially and politically aware
  • Proficient in the use of MS Word, MS Excel, MS Power point, Adobe Photoshop CS4, Adobe Illustrator, Microsoft Publisher, Adobe In Design, Corel Draw, Windows Moviemaker
  • A good team player









Available upon request.