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Dennis Wunsch is an award-winning illustrator and designer whose work has been featured in books, magazines and advertising. After receiving his Fine Art degree he started his illustration career drawing Scooby-Doo and Super Friends for Hanna-Barbera Cartoons. He then switched gears spending time at several advertising/marketing firms as an art director/creative director, developing his skills while learning from many well-known illustrators. Most recently, Dennis was Creative Director for Scotsman Guide Media and monthly contributor of editorial illustrations for over 11 years.

Dennis enjoys spending time with his wife and not-so-small herd of rescued dogs and cats while also being a foster parent/volunteer for a no-kill animal shelter just outside Seattle, Washington.

 

 

Recent Recognition

Azbee Awards
American Society of Business Publication Editors

2018
Best Opening Page/Spread Typography: National, Gold
Best Opening Page/Spread Illustration: Regional, Gold
Best Opening Page/Spread Illustration: Regional, Silver
Best Opening Page/Spread Illustration: Regional, Bronze

2017
Best Opening Page/Spread Illustration: National, Bronze
Best Opening Page/Spread Illustration: Regional, Gold
Best Opening Page/Spread Illustration: Regional, Silver
Best Opening Page/Spread Illustration: Regional, Bronze
Best Feature Article Design: Regional, Bronze

2016
Best Opening Page/Spread Illustration: National, Silver
Best Opening Page/Spread Illustration: Regional, Gold
Best Opening Page/Spread Illustration: Regional, Silver
Best Opening Page/Spread Illustration: Regional, Bronze
Best Feature Article Design: Regional, Silver

2015
Best Opening Page/Spread Illustration: National, Bronze
Best Opening Page/Spread Illustration: Regional, Gold
Best Opening Page/Spread Illustration: Regional, Silver
Best Feature Article Design: Regional, Gold
Best Feature Article Design: Regional, Silver

2014
Best Opening Page/Spread Illustration: National, Gold
Best Feature Article Design: National, Silver

2013
Best Opening Page/Spread Illustration: National, Silver
Best Opening Page/Spread Illustration: Regional, Gold

2012
Best Opening Page/Spread Illustration: Regional, Gold
Best Opening Page/Spread Illustration: Regional, Silver

2011
Best Opening Page/Spread Illustration: National, Gold

2010
Best Opening Page/Spread Illustration: National, Silver

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MAGGIE Awards
Western Publishing Association


2017
Best Series of Editorial Illustrations/Trade
Best Single Editorial Illustration/Trade

2016
Best Series of Editorial Illustrations/Trade1

2014
Best Editorial Layout/Trade

2013
Best Single Editorial Illustration/Trade
Best Editorial Layout/Trade

2011
Best Single Editorial Illustration/Trade

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Society of Professional Journalists
Northwest Excellence in Journalism Awards

Best Cartoon/Illustration in a Magazine
2018: 1st place
2014: 3rd place
2013: 1st place, 2nd and 3rd place
2012: 2nd and 3rd place
2011: 1st and 2nd place
2010: 2nd and 3rd place
2009: 2nd place

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