MONTE SCHULZ – AN ACCOMPLISHED MUSICIAN & WRITER
WEB DESIGN/PROGRAMMING • ORIGINAL ILLUSTRATION • SOCIAL MEDIA • EMAIL MARKETING
As the eldest son of Charles M. Schulz, Monte inherited his father’s appreciation for great literary works and the power of the written word. He now carries on the family legacy of writing, storytelling and songwriting. Schulz, a prolific author, has published six novels, the latest being an page epic literary novel,“Crossing Eden.” Monte’s love for the arts fuels his seemingly never-ending wealth of inspired ideas.
Swayed reflected on nuances of the novel to put faces to character names with original illustration. Matched with their most notable quotes, and colorful background imagery, “Crossing Eden” characters were brought to life.
As a musician Monte has personally penned songs written over 41 summers, ultimately inspiring the formation of Seraphonium – a collaboration of 72 of California’s most talented musicians and producers. An extraordinary culmination of vocals and over 100 instruments resulted in a an eclectic repertoire of original Seraphonium songs.
Swayed created and animated illustrations to match Seraphonium’s layered and dream-like melodies with visuals worthy of their complexity for seraphonium.com.