Mission

Creative artist for fulltime or freelance

Lumpy illustration

Experience
2007- Present

Lumpypixels Creative Services, Sarasota, Florida
 Principal Artist/Designer        
Freelance business with jobs ranging from print design, packaging and video production and editing to website administration and email blasts.

 

 

1999-April 2007
Miles Media Group, Sarasota, Florida
 Lead Advertising Artist/Imaging Specialist        
Responsibilities: Design and execute advertising for publication (print and digital media) to the tourism industry. Coordinate, art direct and edit photographic sessions for editorial and advertising. Train peers on new equipment and software. Interview prospective employees.
1998-1999
Observer Group Publishing, Longboat Key, Florida
 Production Manager Lead Advertising Designer        
Responsibilities: All phases of newspaper and magazine advertising production from composing and paste-up to systems management and staffing, as well as liaison to the printer.
1995-2006
Ringling School of Art and Design, Sarasota, Florida
 Instructor: Continuing Education and Undergraduate   
Graphic & Illustration Departments
Subjects taught:
• Digital Imaging
• Illustration
• Graphic Design
Education
Continuing Education
 2013 Continuing Education
Web page and app building @ Ringling College of Art and Design (RCAD),
 2008 Continuing Education
Video editing @ Ringling College of Art and Design (RCAD),
Sarasota Florida
 2007 Certificate
The Illustration Academy @ RCAD, Sarasota Florida
Major: Illustration
 1999 - 2005 Natl. Assoc. of Professional Photoshop Users (NAPP)
Photoshop World Conferences and software seminars.
NAPP member since 1999
 2001 Tom Podnar Web Advertising Seminar
Miles Media Group, Employee Enrichment Program
Designing streamlined advertising for the web
Higher Education
1993 Bachelor of Fine Arts
Ringling School of Art and Design (RSAD), Sarasota Florida
Major: Illustration

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