Missouri State University graduate with a BFA in Design, dual emphasis in Graphic Design and Illustration. Experience in the publishing industry, press products, marketing materials and templates for photographers. Known for unusual use of color and mixed media hands-on approach.
Miller's Professional Imaging • llustrator/Graphic Designer
Columbia, Missouri • June 2009 – Present
Creation of templates and graphics for use on development of new photographic products sold to customers of Miller’s Professional Imaging and assisting the Director of Marketing with various marketing projects. Generation of multiple and distinct designs and illustrations, and coordinating with technical staff so designs meet production specifications.
Waking Illustration • Owner
Columbia, Missouri • May 2006 – Present
Freelance illustration, design and artwork of Cody Moore. Mixed media style that is suited to children's publishing, packaging, editorial and paper products such as greeting cards, postcards, posters and calendars. Additionally, creates commissioned artwork. Images are created with a get-your-hands dirty process that makes use of a variety of medium to achieve the conceptual, decorative or narrative objective.
The Business Times Company • Graphic Designer
Columbia, Missouri • November 2006 – June 2009
Art directing responsibilities included working with editors in developing design of magazine layouts, choosing photography, and creating illustrations for publications: Columbia Home & Lifestyle (print and digital editions), Jefferson City, Columbia Business Times, Jefferson City Business Times (November 2006–December 2007), and Asphalt Pro. Masthead design for Jefferson City magazine. Advertisement and media kit development.
Columbia Missourian • Graphic Artist
Columbia, Missouri • May–September 2006
Advertisement development for Columbia Missourian newspaper.
Unbridled Books Publicity
Initial re-design of catalog and biannual layout changes. Advertisement development for promotion of books in magazines and newspapers such as Publisher’s Weekly and The New York Times Book Review.
John Corrigan, CD packaging
Missouri State University, Moon City Review publication
Skilled on Mac and PC Platforms. Extensive knowledge in Photoshop, FreeHand, InDesign, Illustrator, Acrobat, Distiller, Bridge. Working knowledge in Dreamweaver, html, xhtml, css, Microsoft Office, Kodak Digital Print Production Software (DP2).