Skills: I can create graphic design and layout for print, publication, graphic design for web pages, typesetting, scanning, illustration, digital photography, art, pre-press functions to include digital color separation. Example as in t shirt design and some film preparation as well as printing processing skills.I have experience with design/graphic hardware, PC and Macintosh and software to include InDesign, QuarkXpress, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat Pro and Microsoft Office Suite, Word, Excel, Dream Weaver, Expressions, Studio 8.I can produce design materials including: design concept development, graphic design and layout of printed publications, traditional and computer illustration, typesetting, image scanning and manipulation, and exhibit banner design. In additionI can develop, design, and create graphic design projects to meet client needs like planning, design, and can prioritize projects and meet and confer with clients regarding development and implementation of design, printing and other related projects. I always stay abreast of current and emerging trends in design/graphic software and computer hardware. I am able to perform routine maintenance on computer and peripheral equipment to a point.
Areas of Expertise:
PC and Macintosh and software to include InDesign, QuarkXpress, Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat Pro and Microsoft Office Suite, Word, Excel, Dream Weaver, Expressions, Studio 8. Illustration, Graphic Design and Web Design.
Lancaster County Art Center, Lancaster, PA., Honor award in Graphic Image.
Sedona Art Center, Sedona, AZ., Honor award in Drawing.
Honeywell Phoenix, AZ., Honor award in Watercolor.
Glendale Community College, Glendale, AZ., Honor award in Charcoal Drawing.
Guild of Scientific Illustrators, Washington, D.C., Illustration publication 1999, 2003
Substitute Teacher #2658555
Author/Illustrator of Sonoran Desert Frog - Ink Water Press Bookestore.