B.A, Academy of Art University, San Francisco. Specialized in fashion illustration, female figure drawing and painting, jewelry/product/beauty image retouching, rendering and editing. Before/after retouching samples are available upon request.

Work Samples

  • Commissioned/Collaboration

  • Figure paintings in Pastels

  • Graphite, watercolor, mixed media

Work History

Freelance Image Retoucher-2006 to current Jewelry/Beauty/Product Retouching, rendering and editing. I've been serving the jewelry industry in image retouching for ten plus years. Some of the projects included The Jewelry Book Magazine covers and editorials, The Wedding Ring Book covers and editorials, The Bradford Exchange(create digital jewelry prototype), Stephen Silver Fine Jewelry Signature Collections, Charles Krypell Ads, Tara Pearls, ZIVA, John Buechner, JB Star. Works of mine have been published in Harper's Bazaar, JCK, C Magazine. Before/after samples are available by request only. *Image rendering, color, brightness, contrast, texture treatment. *Stop motion gif files. *Model Image Retouching(skin, hairline, uneven skin tones) Freelance Illustrator-1995 to current Some of the projects included Clip-Rite, Education.com, Diana Lu Couture, Playboy Jewelry Photo Stylist-1996 to 2012 I worked as a Photo Stylist for magazines and catalogs published under JB Publishing and M2Media360, and on images produced by RT Advertising. *Product set design. *Wardrobe organizing for model shoots. *Understanding of lighting and photography. Fashion Animation http://illustratingfashionbycatherine.blogspot.com Gallery Belleza Gallery, Bisbee, Arizona Education B.F.A., Academy of Art University, San Francisco, 1995 Concentration in fashion illustration


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