The Story of an Artist and Teller

The following will provide you with detailed information on Computer Graphic Designer, Artist and Storyteller, Jerry Forney. It includes organizations, professional affiliations, performances and more.
Organizations and Professional Affiliations

National, State and Local Level
• National Storytelling Network
• National Caricaturist Network
• Florida Storytelling Association
• Florida Folklore Society
• Will McLean Foundation
• Friends of Florida Folk
• Canaveral National Seashore
• Stephen Foster Citizen Support Organization
• Barberville Pioneer Settlement Foundation
• Voices of Story, Storytelling Guild
• Space Coast Advertising Federation
• MacMad Computer Club

Professonal Credits

• Graphic Design Specialist, InDyne Inc. Kennedy Space Center
• Editorial Art Director/Senior Editorial Artist for Florida Today Newspaper
• Visual Communications Instructor, Art Institute of Pittsburgh
• Owner/Art Director of Pen & Inc. Studio
• Owner/Editor/Creative Director/Ebusiness Pioneer, Future Features Cartoon Syndicate
• Owner/Editor/Creative Director of Cartoon America, an Online Comic Ezine

National Park Service Programs
• Parks As Classrooms Programs: Wild Dolphins be Free and Where Are the Manatees?

Published Works, CD's and Video
• Junior Ranger Booklet for Canaveral National Seashore
• Future Features Cartoon Magazine and Ezine
• Custom Story Coloring Book design
• Illustrations for Carnival of the Faceless Crowd © Christian Thomas
• Illustrations for Looking Into Rock and Roll © Christian Thomas

Awards
• SpaceCoast Ad-Fed: Two Gold Addy Awards, 1992
• Silver and Bronze Addy Awards, 1991
• Winner, Melbourne Municipal Band Logo Design Contest
• First Place, Professional Painting and Professional Sculpture, Harris Employee Art Shows, 1987 and 1988
• Spirit of Canaveral Award, and Volunteer of the Year Award, 2001
• Kennedy Space Center, Numerous Achievement & Appreciation Awards 1995-Present

Teacher Inservices, Symposia, Workshops and Classes
• Florida Marine Science Education Association Story Workshop
• Brevard County District Inservice
• Visual Communications Instructor for the Art Institute of Pittsburgh
• The Art of Cartooning Class Instructor
• The Art of Creative Thinking Workshop Instructor

Environmental Programs
• League of Environmental Educators of Florida Conference
• Project Wild Story Workshop
• Florida Folk Festival Environmental Story Concert

School and other Performances
• Dr. Seus's Birthday Goldsboro Elementary
• Florida Garden Clubs Summer Camp Program
• Tellabration 2002 Concert
• Holiday Program Vero Beach Main Library
• Holiday Program North Brevard County Main Library

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