Independent Illustration is operated by Karl Souders in Portland, OR.  He studied drawing, printmaking and photography at the Univeristy of Nebraska, and received his Bachelors Degree in 1999.  In 2004, he graduated from the University of Oregon with a Master's of Architecture, where he started teaching media for design development.  He is a bicycle commuter, a swimmer and loves graphic novels dearly.

       specializing in:
           · dynamic illustrations ideal for the use in feasibility studies and marketing packages
           · design visualization and 3D modeling
           · digital or hand renderings, including plan and elevation coloring/shading
           · package layout, board preparation and pre-press
           · general architectural services- redlining, code analysis, etc.

       There are only three things one REALLY needs in life:
                               •sunlight    •a bicycle   •oxygen
                          Having a pencil and paper nearby is handy, however.

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