Amy Bock

Freelance Brochure Designer & Digital Artist

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Location:Middlebury, Connecticut, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/amybock
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A M Y B O C K | 38 Bloomer Road | Ridgefield, CT 06877

T: 203.431.1357 | E: arbock@aol.com | www.amybock.com

SKILLS

Digital illustration, information graphics, illustration assignment, staff management. Art Direction, graphic design, production, layout, photo–editing, photography assignment. Experienced user of the following software: Adobe Illustrator, QuarkXpress, Photoshop and Painter on a Macintosh platform.

EXPERIENCE

Editorial and Technical Illustration: National Association of Realtors,
Graphic Arts Monthly, Inside Counsel Magazine, Northwestern Alumni Magazine, Shopping Centers Today, Air Age Publishing
Medical: Cooper Surgical; Book illustration, information graphics
Book and Greeting Card Illustration: Bird & Bee Designs, Nobleworks, Woodburn Press, and Thomas Nelson Publishing.
E-now Magazine: Creation of new four-color magazine; art direction,
design and illustration.
Input/Output Magazine: Creation of new four-color magazine; art direction, illustration
Digital Design & Production: Creation of four-color magazine; art direction, illustration
Digital.com: Creation of four-color supplement.
Hitting Color: Creation of four-color supplement.
Quick Print Products: Redesign of four-color magazine
Allure: Promotion and advertising design
Digital On-Demand: Start-up newsletter design and art direction
Graphic Arts Monthly: Art direction of promotional materials and advertisements
Graphic Arts Monthly: Art Direction, of four-color magazine
School Library Journal: Art Direction, of four-color magazine
Interior Design Magazine: Design and production of special issue
Mademoiselle: Promotion and advertising design
Cahners Publishing: (Creative Services Department) Design and production
of various marketing, promotional and advertising projects
Chemical Engineering: Infographics
Morgan Stanley: Design and production for various projects
Walt Disney & Co.: Charts and graph design for slide presentation
Tiffany & Co.: Illustration and design for several silk scarves, ties and porcelain boxes, graphic design for various projects
American Baby: Design, production and illustration
American Tourism Society: Art direction, design and production of
logo design, stationery system and business cards
American Express: Art direction, design and production for several brochures



Revlon: Design of point of purchase display and comprehensive execution Cahners Publishing: Art Direction and production management for special section in Fine Dining Magazine. Designed prototype for new magazine—Physicians Placement Advisor.
Modern Bride: Art Direction and design for special advertorial section
Prescriptives (Esteé Lauder): Production for packaging and promotional items.
Torrisi Design: Photo Editing, production for annual reports and catalogs.
McClanahan & Co.: In charge of assigning illustrations and production management for children’s textbooks
Modern Bride: Associate Art Director (freelance), Responsible for art direction of travel section, design of fashion and other editorial pages. Managed closings of issues, which included overseeing the flow of layouts from the Art Department to the Production Department, and managing three staff members
Design and production for the following magazines: Redbook, Skiing, Metropolis, Unique Homes; Design studios: Soha in Soho, Wave Design; Corporate: Coopers & Lybrand
Modern Bride: Art Assistant (staff position) Design of editorial pages and production.
EDUCATION

Various courses; Computer Graphic Design, Graphic Design, and Illustration:
New School for Social Research
Parsons School of Design
The School of Visual Arts
New York MacUsers Group
Stage Design: Polakov
Pratt Institute
Major: Drawing/Painting; BFA
Graduated with Honors
University of Vermont
Major: Fine Art
OTHER
Fine Art exhibited at Silverine Guild of Artists, Art of the Northeast, Galleria D’Arte Ridgefield, CT, Eastmont Framing and Gallery, Easthampton, MA, Red Fox Gallery, Wilton, CT. Selected to exhibit at Artwalk, Ridgefield 2008, and for fine arts juried show exhibit at the Ridgefield Guild of Artists 2001 and 2002. Artwork featured in Ridgefield Magazine, March/April 2005, SBS Digital Design Magazine, June 2004 and Discover Magazine, 1993. Member of the National Assocation of Women Artists.
Custom carpet design for Cabin Crafts Custom Crafted Rugs, floor cloth and rug design for private clients
Special Props Artist for “The Goblin Market” Circle in the Square Theatre, NYC
Scenic Design and Scenic Artist for several theatrical productions. Mask design and construction. Internship with Karl Eigsti, Broadway Set Designer
Skills (2) Rating
Brochure Design
Digital Art