• ILLUSTRATION
    WITH IMPACT

    As an illustrator Chuck Todd creates visual stories with immediacy, emotion and clarity.

    "I IGNITE

    CLARITY

    IN ALL"

    As a visual storyteller, 
    I welcome the creative journey

    and embrace the challenge of taking an idea 
    and honing it into focus.

    Let's take the journey together.

    CHILDREN'S 

    BOOKS

    Artwork from children's nature books with author Gary Bogue.

    WILDLIFE

    ARTWORK

    Chuck Todd's wildlife and nature illustrations have been on exhibit, in news graphics, in educational posters, books and are a part of permanent museum displays.

    GRAPHIC NOVEL

    & COMICS ART

    My sequential art projects showcasing cinematic and illustrative approaches to storytelling.

    INFOGRAPHICS & VISUAL JOURNALISM

    I'm also an award-winning Visual Journalist and Infographics Designer. Visual Journalism is visual reporting using illustration, infographics, data visualization, design and/or sequential art.

    Check out www.chucktoddinfographics.com

    ARTIST

    FOR HIRE

    Create and collaborate!

    Contact Chuck to bring

    your visual story to life:

    925 818-7365

    chucktoddartist@gmail.com

  • Illustrations with Impact

    Chuck Todd, Illustrator and Visual Journalist: "I ignite clarity in all"

    My illustrations have been published in children's books, newspapers, magazines, annual reports, posters, museum displays and on websites.

    Portrait of Tathagata Sathpathy for OZY Magazine

    Pencil, ink, digital

    Albert Einstein

    Chuck Todd Illustration of Albert Einstein for cover of a Kaiser employee magazine. Pencil, watercolor and acrylic

    "Is That A Skunk?" children's book cover painting

    Ink, acrylic and mixed media on overlay and cardboard.

    From "Is that a Skunk?" children's book

    Mom and dad take care of their dog after a skunk encounter. Ink,Acrylic on overlay and cardboard.

    Donald Trump: "What the hell do you have to lose?"

    Acrylic and ink on overlay and cardboard, digital

    Malvertisement

    Clicking on the wrong thing can download a virus onto your computer. Digital illustration for Bay Area News Group

    Cancer Journey Series: Day 1

    Pencil and digital

    Cancer Journey Series. Days 1-5 connected sequence

    Pencil and digital

    Oaklands Blues

    Front page illustration. pencil and digital

    Jazz Greats

    Pencil, watercolor and acrylic for LeapFrog

    Music of Devin Farney: Poster and CD cover

    Pencil and digital

    Jazz Blast

    Chuck Todd illustration of a Jazz Musician. Mixed media

    LOST series finale

    Pencil, pastel and watercolor illustration for Bay Area News Group

    Smartphone Lockdown

    Lock down technology used by smartphone makers to thwart thieves from stealing private information from a cell phone. Published in Bay Area News Group and Huffington Post. Pencil, photocopy and Photoshop.

    Freud and Siri

    For business story on the psychology of Siri. For Bay Area News Group. Pencil and digital

    Title Text

    A sentence or two describing this item.

    Author and Illustrator

    Portrait of writer Gary Bogue and self portrait the artist

    CA Red Legged Frog for Los Angeles Magazine

    Pencil and watercolor

    Catalina Island Fox for Los Angeles Magazine

    Pencil, watercolor and acrylic

    Red-tailed Hawk for Los Angeles Magazine

    Pencil, watercolor and acrylic

    Desperate Journeys

    For Global Press Journal. Kenyans take dangerous journeys to migrate to Europe and then face hardships and isolation. Mixed media

    "Ignite" self-portrait

    Mixed media and digital

    Manic Depression demo piece

    Pencil, pastel, watercolor, acrylic and coffee on board

  • Black & White

    A few examples of my black & white artwork

    Black Bear

    Black Bear, pen and ink for Los Angeles Magazine

    Starburst Anemone

    Starburst Anemone, pen and ink, for Los Angeles Magazine

    Martin Luther King, Jr. by Chuck Todd

    Martin Luther King, Jr.

    Ink, china marker, gesso on board

    Tidepool Sculpin by Chuck Todd for Los Angeles Magazine

    Tidepool Sculpin

    Pen and ink illustration of Tidepool Sculpin for Los Angeles Magazine

    Western Fence Lizard

    Pen and Ink illustration for Los Angeles Magazine

    John Lennon

    Pen and Ink, gesso, digital illustration

  • GRAPHIC NOVEL & COMICS ART

  • INFOGRAPHICS & VISUAL JOURNALISM

    Visit my infographics and visual journalism website: www.chucktoddinfographics.com

    “Visual solutions for transforming communication”

    INFOGRAPHICS FOR LOCAL GOVERNMENTS AND NON PROFITS

    My infographics clients realize the benefit of infographics and visual journalism to transform their communication.

    BUSINESS PROCESSES AND DATA VISUALIZATIONS

    I believe in letting the data and content tell me what visual story needs to be told, and what infographic form it should be told with.

  • CONNECT, CONTACT, COLLABORATE

    Let's be creative together!

    Contact me about illustration or infographics projects.

    Follow me on my blog, twitter or linked in. 

    Chuck Todd Artist Blog

     

    chucktoddartist.wordpress.com

     

    Twitter

     

    @ChuckToddartist

     

    Phone

     

    925.818.7365

     

    Email

    Email

     

    chucktoddartist@gmail.com

     

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