Illustraton/Animation/ Graphic Artist
Jon Haeffner is an artist extraordinaire. Growing up in the Finger Lakes Region of New York State, he has a subtle appreciation for all that the eye can see. A true artist at heart, a sketchpad and pencil are never far from his reach. Jon is an illustrator, animator, and comic book artist with television production experience. He has worked with well known shows such as Nicktoons', "Alien Dawn" TV show, was a colorist on AMC TV's official webcomics for "Breaking Bad," "Better Call Saul," "Turn," and "Into the Badlands." He has recently completed work on a self-published comic book, "Phantom Hurricane", overwhelmingly funded through Kickstarter. Jon also has Freelance animation experience with private companies and businesses working on commercials, logo design, book covers, and the list goes on. His skills include 2D Animation, Concept Art, and Illustration. His software experience includes: After Effects, Manga Studio, Photoshop, and Premiere. Jon is an amazing asset to the Wendell Street team!
Born into the audio industry, Curtis began creating original music compositions at the early age of 12. What started as writing lyrics as a pre teen, evolved into a full-time audio engineering career as Co-Owner of FMG Recording Studios LLC, located in the ever-growing Region of Downtown Elmira, NY.
With over 15 years experience in the audio engineering field, Curtis has worked with various independent & major recording artists. His portfolio includes video & audio recordings for local music artists, politicians, and businesses. What began as a hobby soon evolved into a passion for audio & video production.
Past employment includes working with local youth at the Economic Opportunity Program, Catholic Charities, and Glove House. In these positions, Curtis discovered that incorporating Music Production with Case Management to be an effective outlet for young people facing crisis.
When working in music and video, "The goal is to create audio/video productions that accurately reflect the client’s thoughts, feelings, and vision. We take pride in completing audio/video projects in one location without the need to outsource. This has helped us to have the most efficient means for productions and highly satisfied clients".