Advanced knowledge of Adobe InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop. Six years of management experience. Outstanding communication and leadership skills. Formal graphic design education with real world production experience. Efficient, effective and organized. Capable of managing multiple workloads and deadlines. International and domestic experience. Excellent work history, reviews and referrals.

Work Samples

  • Adobe Illustrator line art / nike Air Max_personal project / 2012

  • Adobe CS photoreal / nike Air Max_personal project / 2012

  • Adobe Photoshop photoreal / nike Air Max_'77 Trail Blazers tribute colorway_personal project / 2012

Work History

CORY CAMBLIN / / CPCAMBLIN@GMAIL.COM RR Donnelley Designer 2013 - present / Portland, OR • Design concepts for Target Canada weekly flyer • Provide written direction and visual inspiration for photography and styling teams • Manage life cycle of spreads from thumbnail sketches to print • Clean and sophisticated visual presentations • Utilize seasonal color palettes and style guides for impactful layout • Nike+ FuelBand repackaging and translation project goodesign LLC owner & designer 2006 - present / Portland, OR • Own and operate a freelance graphic design & production company • Logos / Repeats / Tech Packs / Illustration / Photo Reals / Color / Packaging • Pendleton Woolen Mills / The Blue Monk / PMI_NW / Trilogy Group LLC adidas Sr. Footwear Color Designer 2009 - 2012 / Portland, OR • Managed the Footwear Color and Technical Design teams • Set team targets, delivered mid-year and year-end performance reviews • Created photo reals of product in lieu of physical samples • Provided seasonal concept boards communicating color stories • Created, managed and delivered promotional “sell-in” tools to Marketing adidas Sr. Footwear Technical Designer 2008 - 2009 / Portland, OR • Managed the Footwear Technical Design team • Photographed seasonal product samples for distribution to categories • Utilized photoshop to reflect material, pattern and color corrections • Traveled to Asia factories for on-site revisions and trouble-shooting • Responsible for creating and managing accurate product CADs adidas Sr. Apparel Technical Designer 2006 - 2008 / Portland, OR • Managed the Apparel Technical Design team • Created and managed seasonal repeat graphic patterns for textile prints • Traveled to Mexico factories for on-site revisions and trouble-shooting • Provided detailed tech packs for Apparel Development trims and prints • Graphic layout and specs using nested grade patterns adidas T-Shirt Graphic Production Artist 2000 - 2006 / Portland, OR • Developed and implemented t-shirt graphic production process • Utilized Illustrator, Photoshop and Freehand to prep graphics for production • Created vector screen print separations for up to 12 screen graphics • Traveled to domestic factories for on-site revisions and trouble-shooting • Spearheaded and directed t-shirt graphic process at adidas HQ in Germany pdq signs Graphic Designer 1998 - 2000 / Portland, OR • Designed graphics and signage for commercial and private parties • Utilized Photoshop to mock-up proposed signage for customer approval • Operated and maintained multiple wide-format printers • Programmed, designed and cut vinyl vehicle graphics using plotters • Installed a variety of indoor and outdoor displays DESIGN / ILLUSTRATOR / PHOTOSHOP / FOOTWEAR / APPAREL / MANAGEMENT / GRAPHICS / CADS / ADOBE CS / ACROBAT / BRIDGE / INDESIGN / MS OFFICE / DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY / 3D / FINAL CUT / FREEHAND / COLOR / FACTORY PATTERN FILES / SCREEN PRINT / PACKAGING / TECH PACKS / PHOTO REALS / PANTONE / QUARK XPRESS


  • Portland State University

    • Bachelor of Arts Graphic Design
    • 1994 - 1997