Highly creative and multi-talented Graphic Designer and Artist with extensive experience in multimedia, photography, marketing, and print design. Passionate creator of innovative marketing strategies and possibilities. Always a team player with an interest in creating long-term client relationships. Comfortable in deadline-driven environments with an emphasis on working within budget requirements of clients.
Creative expertise in the following:
- T Shirts
- Identity Systems
- Black & White
- Book Covers
- CD Covers
- Web Site Design
- Business Cards
Wedding Invitations (2006-Present)
Graphic Designer and Photographer
Designed invitations for many weddings as well as thank you`s and announcements. Took professional photos of wedding and handled printing on both high quality photo paper and canvas.
Makeshift Motors Inc. (2007)
Designed corporate identity system including business cards, stationery, and web sites.
Rebecca Schmitz (2007)
Designed Senate Campaign for candidate including logo, yard signs, t-shirts, posters, banners, stickers, etc.
Herbert Hoover Presidential Museum & Library (2003-2004)
Designed web site, folders, and restored photos.
Senior Portraits (2004-Present)
Photographer and Graphic Designer
Took professional photos of many seniors and designed graduation invitations for each.
Solon High School (2004-2006)
Designed sports posters for both baseball and football teams. Designed posters for Theatre Departments.
Academy of Art University | San Francisco, CA
BFA, Graphic Design, 2005-Present
Clarke College | Dubuque, IA
BFA, Graphic Design, 2002-2005
Activities/Societies: Leadership Council, Art Club
Platforms | Windows, Mac OS
Software | Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Macromedia Dreamweaver, Fireworks, Microsoft Office Suite, and Bryce.
The Great Galena Balloon Race Photo Contest | 2007 Event
Contest Winner - 1st Place
Schmitz State Senate Campaign Design | 2006 Midterm Elections
Rebecca Schmitz elected as Iowa State Senator