Welcome to josephcarlson77.com! Here is the place where you can connect with Joseph Carlson’s creative works, as well as view news regarding the 8-Leafer Studios creative film team. Under the “Categories” drop-down menu you can navigate through his assignments, see what inspires him, or get a behind the scenes look at the artistic process. Joseph Carlson, Director, works closely with Actors/Writers Eric Blair and Jack Schmidt, to create amusing short films under these filmmaking flags, Such as “Captain Tombstone Vs. Clover-Man” and “The Good Doctor Frankenstein,” featured in the “Film Portfolio” tab under the “Works” page, where his Demo Reel is also available for viewing. Joseph uses his artistic skills to sculpt, create, and assemble colorful and interesting backgrounds to take the viewer to an ideal and wondrous place in their imaginations, while Eric Blair and Jack Schmidt use their unique minds to bring characters to life.
The Backbone of the group is Joseph Carlson, who serves as Director, Writer/Co-Writer, Composer, Storyboard Artist, Cameraman, Effects Specialist, Audio/Video Editor, and Set Builder. He has an artistic background spanning many mediums, displaying his gifts since the very first time he held a pencil in his hands. He is a well-known artist in his area, having sold many drawings and paintings. Currently, he specializes in paintings featuring real 4-Leaf clovers. The Logo featured above is a silhouette of his 8-Leaf Clover.
Joseph Carlson’s many skills can be applied in a number of ways, from Caricatures to Commercial Shoots, as Director, Actor, Cameraman, Artist, Musician, Storyboard or Concept Artist, Writer, Editor, Effects Specialist, and, in special cases, perform a couple minor, specialized stunts. His work ethic is focused and optimistic, patient, and he cares about what he puts his name on. If interested in hiring him for any film, photo, music, or artwork, contact him through the “Contact” page, where a Resume link can also be found (*now outdated). Leave a comment, share or like, and enjoy. You can listen to his music on Soundcloud at https://soundcloud.com/joseph-michael-carlson and https://soundcloud.com/joseph-carlson-7. (Don’t forget to check out the paintings, sketches, and jewelry!)