EDUCATION A.A.S. Degree in Graphic Design and Illustration Seattle Central Community College 2007
Concept, Design, and Production: books, book jackets, magazine layouts, ads, band identities, logos, and web sites.
Design and Production: Adobe Illustration, InDesign, Photoshop, Macromedia Flash, and Dreamweaver
Illustration: pencil, pen and ink, brush and ink, color pencil, charcoal, acrylic paint, cut paper.
Cascade Architectural & Engineering Supplies: Aug, 2007- Present For the past six years I have worked as the in house graphic designer and lead large format color printer, in a small, fast paced work environment. I have become proficient in reprographics and finish work, including mounting, laminating and sign making.
Freelance: May, 2000- Present I have been designing logos for local bands, artists and skateboard shops. I work closely with clients to fine tune designs to fit their brand aesthetic and merchandizing needs.
Silver Cloud Valet: April, 1996- Sep, 2005 I worked as a full time, lead valet at Northwest Hospital, University Washington Medical Center and Harborview Medical Center. I was later promoted to supervisor where my responsibilities ranged from managing employees and customer service to bookkeeping.Custom Screen Printing: Sep, 1993- May, 1995 I was hired to clean screens and the shop. I then became a part-time hand printer and soon a full-time hand printer using a 4 shirt 6 color press. Eventually the shop purchased an automatic press. I then ran the new machine and continued to hand print.