Cover and Resume
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Location: Bowling Green, OH, USA
University: Bowling Green State University
Major: Digital Art

Cover and Resume

Address: 1624 Clough St, Apt 21
Bowling Green, OH 43402

Phone:xxx-xxx-xxxx

Email: xxx-xxx-xxxx

Portfolio: xxx-xxx-xxxx/graphic-design


OBJECTIVE

Hard working and passionate artist
with proven technical and social skills.
Seeking to expand knowledge and
abilities while creating greatness.

SKILLS

• PHOTOSHOP
• ILLUSTRATOR
• TRADITIONAL ART
• WORDPRESS
• LEADERSHIP / EMPLOYEE TRAINING
• ADOBE SUITE
• DAZ 3D
• AUTODESK MAYA
• HTML & CSS
• VIDEO EDITING
• PHOTOGRAPHY
• PRINTING
• MINOR CODING EXPERIENCE

EDUCATION & AWARDS

Bowling Green State University / 2011 - 2014
Bachelor of Fine Arts Digital Art
• Graduated Cum Laude / GPA 3.6
• Studied Abroad in Florence, Italy for Fine Art
• BGSU Heritage Scholarship, 2011-2014
• Undergrad Exhibition Sales Award, 2013
• 1st Place in Digital Art, BGSU Undergraduate
Art Exhibit, 2012-2013
• Elizabeth & Gary Cole Scholarship in Art, 2012
• James Strong Fine Art Scholarship, 2012
• James W. Strong Award in Digital Arts, 2012
• Frieda and William Mauch Scholarship, 2011

Other Awards
• Artwork displayed in Zeros and Ones juried
exhibit at the Toledo Museum of Art, 2014
• Suma Cum Laude/ GPA 3.8
Central Catholic High School, Toledo, OH
• National Art Honor Society, Young Irish
Scholar Award, Sullivan Scholarship

WORK EXPERIENCE

Container Graphics Corporation / Toledo, OH
Graphic Designer, Oct 2017 - Present
• Executed a wide range of duties including creation of
original graphics, recreation of sampled artwork, and
film prep for use in diecut molds and platemaking
• Communicated across multiple departments, working
closely with small teams
• Performed under strict guidelines and tight deadlines

Lawn Lion Lawn Care and Pristine Cleaning / Toledo, OH
Graphic / Web Designer, Feb 2016 - Present
• Accelerated company growth, helping them reach many
new customers and succeed as new local businesses
• Designed full websites, icons, and other graphic elements
for xxx-xxx-xxxx and xxx-xxx-xxxx
• Created business cards, magnets, lawn signs, and more

Best Buy / Perrysburg, OH
Lead Merchandiser / Keyholder, Nov 2014 - Oct 2017
• Lead team in maintaining placement and pricing of product,
setup and functionality of displays, and appearance of store
• Promoted multiple times, filled in as store supervisor
• Conducted employee training and hiring interviews

Silvertongue Softworks / Bowling Green, OH
Art Director / Concept Artist, 2014 - 2015
• Created video game concept art, illustrations,
and character designs
• Leadership role, fully responsible for all visual/art direction
• Worked with creative freedom under tight deadlines

Freelance Commissions
Art, Illustration, Graphics, 8+ years experience
• Digital Art, design, traditional art, printing and framing

Other Work Experience
Art Gallery Attendant at BGSU, Art Education Instructor
Assistant at BGSU, Barnes & Noble Bookseller, Dorm Desk
Clerk at BGSU, Kroger Gas Station Attendant, Golf Caddy.

Photoshop, Illustrator, Art, Design