freelance graphic designer (2014 - present)
develops original solutions with high visual impact for clients. enters in design contests (i.e. logos, book jackets, shirt graphics, tattoos, etc). collaborates on specific clients for more extensive projects. meets strict deadlines and works with clients to create the perfect graphics.
art prof: assistant editor, production assistant (newton ma, spring 2017 – summer 2017)
art prof is a free, online educational platform for visual arts. worked in adobe premiere pro to ready videos for the final cut. assisted in the production of content on set. wrote columns for site content.
judy fashion finder 4u: graphic designer, social media manager, sales associate (needham ma, winter 2017 – summer 2017)
created branding materials – such as a logo, business cards, fliers, facebook and ebay headers, etc – for a local clothing and fashion consignment business. created postings for the brand’s social media accounts and managed their activity. photographed and measured clothing for listings on ebay. worked at sales events.
rhode island school of design (risd)
b.f.a. illustration, 2017 – 2022, providence ri
b.a. computer science, 2017 – 2022, providence ri
needham high school
high school diploma, 2013 - 2017, needham ma
boston university visual arts summer institute (vasi)
summer 2016, boston ma
charles river ymca: private instructor and volunteer coach for adaptive swim team (needham ma, spring 2013 - summer 2017)
taught children with mental, emotional, and physical special needs how to swim competitively in a team atmosphere. encouraged teamwork and constructive feedback between swimmers and helped to improve their swimming technique.
varsity swim team captain
needham rockets, 2017
personal: ability to work directly with clients or a team. strong communication and listening skills. possesses insight into and empathy towards others. effective critical thinking and problem solving skills. strong ability to make connections between complex ideas.
physical: highly trained in a variety of painting techniques — oil, acrylic, watercolor and gouache. skilled in figure and observational drawing using pencil, charcoal, and pen & ink. utilize sketching and detailed drawings to work through illustration and design concepts. instinctive color design ability with conceptualization, layout, and presentation skills.
computer: macintosh. working knowledge in adobe indesign and adobe audition. extensive knowledge in adobe photoshop, adobe illustrator, and adobe premiere. ability to learn programs quickly and adapt them to studio needs.
organizational: ability to thoroughly research, organize, and manage projects from concept to production. strong communication and teamwork skills. strong office skills, such as managing time, problem solving, and meeting deadlines
academic excellence award (2017)
needham art association scholarship award (2017)
scholastic art awards national gold and silver key recipient (2016, 2017)
princeton book award (2016)
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