I am a creative entrepreneur & artist. I make an art out of not only my own craft, but also helping my fellow hungry creatives do the same.

Work Samples

  • Obstacles

  • Kristin & Jonathan Portraits

  • Honey Bear

Work History

>>>Education Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in illustration from the Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design in 2009 >>>Experience Freelance (2007-2010): Illustrations for CTA (St. Louis publishing house) Illustrations for Boelter + Lincoln (Milwaukee design firm) Logo design for Hughes (St. Louis Ad Agency) Positions (2009–present) Art teacher at Dayspring School of the Arts Graphic designer at Concordia Publishing House (February 2010–present) >>>Software Adobe Photoshop Adobe Illustrator Adobe InDesign Adobe Dreamweaver Microsoft Office >>>Work Print Production (Concept to Pre–Press): Book cover design Curriculum design Book interior design Product promotion design Web Production: Storyboarding and illustration for animated info–graphic CSS and html Web design Software icon design Branding: Logo design Supporting web and print–based materials >>>Awards First place: Congressional Art Competition First place: St. Louis Artist Guild Scholarship Award of Excellence First place and grand prize winner: NCAA/ Coca-Cola “Art of Sportsmanship” Competition: $2500 Scholarship awarded

Education

  • Graduate of Milwaukee Institute of Art & Design

    • Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree Illustration
    • 2005 - 2009
  • Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design

    • Bachelor of Fine Arts Illustration
    • 2005 - 2009

Specialties

Awards

2003-Selected for Missouri Fine Arts Academy 2003- First Place Congressional Art Competition. 2005-St. Louis Artist Guild Scholarship Award of Excellence (First Place- $1000.00) 2005-�Art of Sportsmanship� NCAA Coca-Cola Grand Prize $2500.00, Official Artwork of NCAA tournament

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