Advanced knowledge of Illustrator and Photoshop. Six years of management experience. Outstanding communication and leadership skills. Graphic designer with a production artist's mentality. Efficient, effective and organized. Capable of managing multiple workloads and deadlines. Creating art, design and beauty for a lifetime. Honest and direct with a sense of humor. International and domestic experience. Excellent work history with the reviews and referrals to back it up.

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 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 freelance graphic design Graphic Designer 1990 - 1998 Portland, OR & Ventura, CA • Worked with fast-paced freelance design group on a variety of material • Graphic design / promotional flyers & brochures / logos / CD artwork • Designed, created and installed store displays for local retail video store 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 / 1997