Over twenty years of graphic design, industrial design and have designed thousands of designs for hundreds of clients across the USA. My designs have been used for over 2 million units sold across the world as collectibles.
Over Twelve years as Art Director managing and training in-house and freelance Artist. Product development.
Twenty years experience using Macintosh system with Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop also drawing, Also experienced in Adobe Creative Suite InDesign and Acrobat. Cross platform user on both Macintosh and Windows PC.
Worked individually and as a team member with peers. Sales staff and clients in selecting graphics, typography, color schemes while keeping within manufacturer specs and company budget. Worked with overseas manufacturers almost on a daily basis regarding production guidelines, quality control. Worked and with domestic suppliers ordering Printer supplies, materials for trade show signs and computer hardware and software. Also worked for PaintNite as an Assistant Instructor providing customer service and helping guest create artwork.
Moving between and developing new product lines, taking on new responsibilities, multi-tasking, taking care of whatever needed to be done.
Kennedy Space Center, Statue of Liberty, ARAMark, Guide Dogs for the Blind, Salvation Army, Carnival Cruise Lines, Tillamook Cheese Factory, Sea Lion Caves, Santa Claus House North Pole Alaska, Denver Mint, Grand Ole Opry, Graceland, Ohio State Buckeyes, Penn State, Busch Gardens, Kiwanis, NAS Whidbey Island, Good Year, Pikes Peak Colorado, US Air Force Academy, Dollywood, Yellowstone National Park, Hershey Park, Multnomah Falls, Pikes Peak Railway, Cedar Point, Las Vegas Excalibur, Caesars Palace, Mirage, Stratosphere, Harrah's, Hearst Castle,and hundreds more.
Working part-time with Marketing Firm since 5/1/2017 producing Wordpress websites, Facebook social media post and ads, using Mail Chimp, Click Funnels.
Also working Freelance since 2016 having produced a magazine, Flyers, Logos, Facebook Banners, Google Forms, Social Media Page Creation and posting.
Clackamas Community College - Currently in Web Design and Development Degree program.
University of Oregon Continuation Center - Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop.
Portland Community for College - Drawing, Painting and Sculpture.
Pacific Northwest College of Art - Drawing and Painting.
Pioneer Pacific College - certificate in Excel, Powerpoint.