laser safety officer/operator
laika film studio - coordinated the efficient operation of machines and executed the safety of personnel in workspace. - planned and orchestrated the set-up, maintenance and production of props for film production. - collaborated with art department designers and fabricators in the production of set, model, puppet, costume, and scenic props for the animated film "the boxtrolls" and "kubo and the two strings." - re-designed and edited vector art work files in photoshop and illustrator and converted to laser machine driver for cutting and etching props various materials, e.g. metal, wood, plastic, textiles etc. . 2012 fuse - product design intern - produced high level sketches and adobe illustrator overlays of design concepts for the design consultancie's clients. - investigated current product to better innovate the competition, e.g. research and design for ski/snowboard goggles that won't fog up. - created 3d mock-ups of concepts using foam, wood and other materials for proof of concept.
delicatessen - freelance designer
elephant's - consulted portland's elephant's delicatessen management team on creating a simple and cheap bike delivery food cargo storage unit for transporting their meals to customers. - planned and designed a simple and light weight storage unit, presented sketches and renders, material call out and fabricated a scaled prototype to validate human factors needs. - completed material quote for the storage unit for management to approve. - fabricated functioning wood food storage unit complete with attachment hardware, shelves, hinged lid and lock mechanism and delivered custom unit to customer for their food delivery service launch date. skills - proficiency with 2017 solidworks, design for injection molded plastics and formed sheet metal. acquainted with photoview 360, keyshot, and photoshop rendering and editing capabilities. experienced with 3d modeling ie sla printing and prototype building. concept sketching from the white board to autodesk sketch book. familiar communication skills within cross functioning teams. skilled with adobe illustrator and indesign. 4 years experience of basic wood working. 1 year experience as professional freelance photographer. 5 years experience manual/cnc milling, machine shop skills. 2 years experience laser cutting and etching of multiple materials.