Steve Cowden

Freelance Book Designer & Flash Designer

1906
Location:Lake Oswego, Oregon, United States
Phone: 503 869 9450
Website: http://stevecowden.com
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/stevecowden
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Steve Cowden

1101 Hallinan Circle
Lake Oswego, OR 97034
503 869 9450
stevecowden@sterling.net
stevecowden.com

WORK

The Oregonian, Portland 1990-present
Create print and interactive graphics and coordinate special projects for all sections of the
Northwest’s largest newspaper and its online site, Oregonlive.com.

Award highlights

Pulitzer finalist, 2008. Explanatory reporting and renderings for a series of three full-page
graphics on Intel’s new microchip. Malofiej – bronze. National Headliners – third place.
Society of Newspaper Design – award of excellence.

Malofiej, gold, 2007. National Headliners – first place. Society of Newspaper Design – award of
excellence.

National Headliners – first place. Society of Newspaper Design – award of excellence, 2006

National Headliners – first place, best of show, 1998

The Orange County Register, Anaheim, Calif. 1986-1990
Created print graphics and illustrations for all sections of the newspaper.

Freelance clients

National Geographic, SolarWorld, Oregon Zoo, US Open Tennis Tournament, FLIR Systems Inc., California Lottery, Whitecap Books, Waimea Brewing Co.

SPEAKING

Society of Newspaper Design workshop and exhibition, San Diego; Portland State University; Pacific Northwest college of Art; Portland School District.

EDUCATION

Bachelor of science degree, applied art and design, 1986
California Polytechnic State University
San Luis Obispo, Calif.

SKILLS

Traditional art – oils, acrylics, pencil, water color, markers.

Digital – Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Flash, Strata 3-d Pro, Natural Scenic Designer, Microsoft Excel, Powerpoint.

Portfolio and references available upon request.
Skills (2) Rating
Book Design
Flash Design