Freelance Designer/Illustrator, Minneapolis, MN, 2012- Present
Illustrate and design for a variety of clients including Veggie Tales, Discovery Girls Magazine, Pockets Magazine, Dallas Water Walk, and Upstream HR Solutions.
FIRST for Women (Bauer Media Group), Englewood, NJ
Editorial Designer, 2008- 2010
Designed detail oriented layouts using Indesign, under tight deadlines.
Good Housekeeping Magazine (Hearst) , New York, NY
Editorial Design Intern, January 2008- June 2008
Designed concept-driven layouts using Indesign, was involved in concept brainstorming, and prop-styling for photoshoots.
Anderson Design Group, Nashville, TN
Designer and In-house Illustrator, 2005- 2007
Print-designing for a variety of ADG’s clients. Projects involved designs for music labels, book covers, annual reports, Bibles, magazine layouts, products, and creating illustrations.
Whole Foods Market, Columbus Circle, NY
Store Designer and Artist, April 2005- April 31st 2005
Created digital in-house signage and flyers, and was responsible for hand-lettering produce signage.
Proficient in Mac and PC platforms. Vast experience in Adobe CS 6- Illustrator, Photoshop, Indesign, Acrobat, Corel Painter IX, basic Dreamweaver MX, PowerPoint, and Microsoft Office.
Sharp Drawing, design and conceptual skills. Possess a multitude of design and illustration styles for any target audience. Can work with a variety of traditional and digital mediums.
Savannah College of Art and Design, Georgia- May 2005
B.F.A in Illustration and Graphic Design- Magna Cum Laude.
PUBLISHED Book art: Veggie Tales- The Great Easter Egg Hunt (2014), Bob and Larry’s
Book of Prayers (2014), Homeschooling at The Speed of Life (2007),
Christmas A-Z ( 2007), A Pagan’s Worst Nightmare (2006), Big and Rich: All
Access ( 2007)
CD art: Carlos Mencia- Take a Joke America (2006), In The Spotlight (2007), Chill Cafe ( 2007)