SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
Constantly innovating; blending experienced illustration and design skills with provocative concepts in line
quality, composition and motion, to create visual art and storytelling at its most progressive.
Traditional Art Media
Digital Software : Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, In Design, After Effects, Flash
Fashion and Textiles: Pattern making, draping, tailoring, sewing, knitting, felting.
Fiber Artist, ‘Elna,’knitted art installation, San Diego, CA. Knit, felted, and assembled over 20 yards of yarn
for a knitted lighting installation for exhibition with industrial designer, David Nebert.
Stylist, Johannes Faktotum Fitting, NYC, 2010. Assist Stylist Jason Farrer for Johanna Bloomfield’s
Fall/Winter 09/10 Menswear collection for Fashion Week.
Costume Designer, Opera Theatre & Music Festival, Lucca, Italy, 2008. Assist with wig, makeup, stage and
costume design for annual summer performance, "La Bohem," homage to Puccini.
Assistant, Jimmy’z (Aeropostale), NYC, 2007. Color/Concept Division. Trend research and inspiration boards.
Guest Designer, CCAI Radical Fashion Show, Carson City, NV, 2007.
Designer, Mustard Seed Boutique, Cincinnati, OH, 2007. Sold Skin Soliloquy, Line of hand-painted blouses.
Album Cover Art
Rich Fowne’s (former guitarist for NIN) UK band Bad For Lazarus, 2008.
Helgi Jonsson, Icelandic International Music Artist, 2009.
Strait Foreword, Pleasant Little Blunder, 2013.
Prix Ars Electronica, Linz, Austria, 2009. Concept Design for Ars Electronica winner Georg Sochurek's 3D
animation interpretation of Edgar Allen Poe's "The Raven.” Responsibilities included character and furniture
design in both realistic and distorted/surreal form.
Children’s Book Illustrations:
Il Meraviglioso Segreto del Natale, by author Laura Grassi. Lucca, Italy, 2009.
Window to Earth, by author Dianne Smith. Mountain Lakes, NJ, 2010.
My Little Boy, Carson City, NV, 2010. Book and CD Cover illustrations for musician Bonaldo Bonaldi.
EXHIBITIONS AND GUEST APPEARANCES
Behance SVA Portfolios, 2013. Featured artist.
AEQAI, 2010. YOY collection feature, http://www.aeqai.com/articles/072010.htm
The Gatekeeper, 2009. Fabricate, Cincinnati, OH.
Inspiration/Construction, 2008. University of Cincinnati, OH 2008. Guest artist with David Mack, artist for
Daredevil Comics and author of graphic novel series, Kabuki.
St. Xavier University. Cincinnati, OH. 2008. Guest lecture, "Drawing from the Imagination.”
MFA, Computer Art, School of Visual Arts, NYC, 2013. Concentration: Motion graphics, Concept Art.
BFA, Fashion Design, College of DAAP, University of Cincinnati, Ohio, 2010. Recipient of Golden Brush
Award for recognized excellence in illustration, 2008.