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graphic artist

Gordon Robert Carleton, American graphic artist. Recipient 1st place Humorous Art award World Science Fiction Convention, 1981, 82, Most Humorous Art award 1st Annual Doctor Who Time Festival, 1984. Co-founder T'Kuhtian Press, Michigan State University, Lansing, since 1980; co-chairman, art show director T'Con, 1978, 2'Con, 1979, MediaWest*Con, Lansing, since 1981; actor Whaley Children's Center, Flint, Michigan, 1983.

Background

Carleton, Gordon Robert was born on August 2, 1955 in St. Clair, Michigan, United States. Son of Monroe Richard and Ruth Evelyn (Bowlby) Carleton.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Michigan State University, 1980.

Career

Staff artist, The State News Mich State University, East Lansing, 1972-1980;editorial cartoonist, Lansing Suburban Newspaper Network, East Lansing, 1982;editorial cartoonist, Ingham News Company, East Lansing, 1982;freelance graphic artist, Gordon Carleton Studios, East Lansing, and Lansing, Michigan, since 1980.

Achievements

  • Avocations: science fiction, animation, special effects, miniatures, breeding Samoyed dogs, photography. M C.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Artist, writer (daily comic strip) Moscow State University Shadows, 1976-1980. Artist (mural) Silver Dollar Crowd, 1980. Contributor (book) Startoons, 1979, articles to professional journals.

      Advertising editor Samoyed Club of America Bulletin, since 1987. Webmaster Samoyed Club Metro Detroit, SFX Samoyeds, MediaWest*Conference.

Membership

Co-founder T'Kuhtian Press, Michigan State University, Lansing, since 1980. Co-chairman, art show director T'Con, 1978, 2'Con, 1979, MediaWest*Con, Lansing, since 1981. Actor Whaley Children's Center, Flint, Michigan, 1983.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Science fiction, animation, special effects, miniatures, breeding samoyed dogs, photography.

Connections

Married Lori Lee Chapek, August 7, 1976.

father:
Monroe Richard Carleton

mother:
Ruth Evelyn (Bowlby) Carleton

spouse:
Lori Lee Chapek