Freelance Graphic Designer
Jun 2003 - Present (19 years)
T-shirts, CD/record/cassette covers, posters/flyers, device skins and event invitations
Mad Projects – designed and updated packaging for LEVI'S licensed socks and undergarments, create concepts for gift boxes.
Bleeding Edges Label – Record label owner, design cover layouts, contact distributors & bands, pack mail orders
BxE Buttons – Design/ illustrate & create custom 3” buttons, pack mail orders
Heroic Prints – designed device skins & promotional materials for World of Warcraft license
360ep – designed/illustrated t-shirt graphics for Intelligent Design
Grandstand Design – designed layouts for Yankees Magazine, Devil’s Den catalog & sports clients
FEA Merchandising – designed/illustrated t-shirt graphics for Good Charlotte, Three Days Grace, ICP
Packaging Production Artist
New York, NY
Jun 2014 - Feb 2015 (8 months)
Packaging mechanicals ranging from high end set up boxes to smaller backer cards for in house products, GE and Wink.
Re-design of GE Link light bulbs for commercial purposes.
Creating mock ups for trade shows and internal review.
Assisted in design of Robot Butler promotional boxes for viral marketing campaign.
Quirky karaoke champ 2014
New York, NY
Jul 2010 - Jun 2014 (3 years 11 months)
Pre-press on packaging/ displays for Post Cereal, Nabisco, Lysol
Product mock-ups and renderings
Create die lines and mechanicals for new packages
Oct 2009 - Apr 2010 (6 months)
Graphic design and layout for packaging
Illustrated stencils and coloring books
Created promotional materials and packaging die lines
Assisted with booth at Toy Fair 2010
Atomica Design Group
May 2007 - Sep 2008 (1 year 4 months)
Prepared pre-press packaging files for Elmer’s,Trends, Barton’s Chocolate
Adjusted digital photography
Produced mock-ups of various packaging
Trained interns and freelance workers
Feb 2006 - May 2007 (1 year 3 months)
Designed DVD and CD covers
Adjusted photos and colorized B/W images
Designed and updated product sell sheets