My graphic design and illustration experience consists of 25 total years in California, beginning in Los Angeles, and currently active in Sacramento.

Work Samples

  • branding

  • advertising

  • new media

Work History

October 1993–Present FREELANCE WORK for several design firms including Boyd Design & Marketing Communications, First Street Studio, Focus Design & Marketing Solutions, Gensler & Associates/Architects, Imada Design Group, Laura Dupriest, Tackett-Barbaria Design, Westin Technology, White Design, and White Plus (formerly White+Associates). Various projects for the following companies: The Discovery Channel, Mattel Inc., Playmates Toys, Saban Entertainment, School of Engineering and Sciences, Sega-Genesis, Sony Playstation, and Spectrum Holobyte. June 2005–October 2012 WALLRICH. (wallrich.us) Sacramento, CA, formerly Wallrich Landi Duties: Design, Illustration, Production, Photo Retouching, Print Supervision, Mac Operation (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign) Clients: Ambrosio Skin Care, Caminus, Catholic Healthcare West, Comstocks Magazine, Dignity Health, E-save, Go Solar California, Hygieia Biological Laboratories, Kinetek, M2 Wines, Mercy Hospital, Motion Control Engineering, Red Rock Biologics, Schilling Robotics, Sierra 2 Center, SPCA, Team One, Trane, Wallrich Landi, Weintraub, Western Health Advantage Projects: Collateral / Web / Logos / Print Advertising / Outdoor Advertising / Illustration November 1997–June 2005 TACKETT-BARBARIA DESIGN (tbdesign.com), Sacramento, CA Duties: Design, Illustration, Production, Photo Retouching, Art Direction of Photography, Print Supervision, Mac Operation (QuarkXPress, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Fireworks) Clients: Carrillo Architectural Group, California Lectures, Convergent Logic, Diamond of California, Freedom From Hunger, Harris & Sloan, HP, Intel, Marich Confectionery, Sterling Software, YMCA Projects: Collateral / Web / Logos / Exhibits / Print Advertising / Packaging September 1988–October 1993, March 1994–October 1997 JEFFERSON/ACKER ADVERTISING & COMMUNICATIONS (acker.com), Manhattan Beach, CA Duties: Design, Illustration, Art Direction of Photography and Illustration, Print Supervision, Marker/Structural Comps, and Mac Operation (QuarkXPress, Photoshop, Illustrator) Clients: AIWA, Amway, Clarion, DEMA, Fostex, Kingston, MicroNet, Nissan, Nutrilite, Sharp, Sherwood Projects: Collateral / Print Advertising / Packaging / Exhibits / Logos / Web

Education

February 1985–December 1987 ART CENTER COLLEGE OF DESIGN, Pasadena, CA Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Graphic Design/Packaging August 1982–December 1984 SAN JOSE STATE UNIVERSITY, San Jose, CA Graphic Design, Illustration, Marketing, General Education

Specialties

Awards

FEATURED WORK: Adweek, American Society of Association Executives, Art Direction, Auto Moda Magazine (Japan), Comic Scene, Communication Arts, The Communicator Awards, Graphis, IABC Crystal Award, Moseley Trust (Grand Award), Print, Sacramento Advertising Club Addy Awards, San Diego Convention Center, White’s Gallery

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