A creative ideator who works well both individually or with a team and is motivated to inspire with art and design. Experimentation and exploration cultivated a versatile and adaptive-creative attitude. Self-motivated creative with a knack for details. Appreciates challenges and produces high quality work under extreme time constraints.
Graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University of the Arts with a BFA in Communication Arts. Proficient in traditional and digital media and likes to be challenged with critical thinking and creative problem solving. Possesses an extreme attention to details and maintains focus under tight deadlines. Also has written, analytical, and verbal communication skills and has advanced knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite.
Virginia Commonwealth University
Communication Arts BFA 2015
Appomattox Regional Governor’s School for the Arts and Technology
Visual Arts Advanced Degree 2012
The Depot Gallery - Oct 2015
Anderson Gallery - May 2014
Franklin Terrace - Jan-May 2014
Petersburg Area Art League - April 2010, 2011, 2012
Legal Aid Justice Center - May 2012
Petersburg Regional Art Center - May 2012
VCU Comics Anthology Volume 2: Rebels - 2015
The Commonwealth Times - [Various Issues for comics and Editorial Illustration] - Fall 2015
See You Space Cowboy Zine - 2014
VCU Communication Arts Website - 2014
ASGARD Literary Magazine - 2010, 2011, 2012
Commissioned to create a variety of illustrative and design work that explores both traditional and digital media based on clients' needs and ideas.
-Graphic Design and Illustration
-Prompt with deadlines
Graphics Lab Assistant
VCU Graphics Lab
2012 - 2015
Improved skillsets in critical thinking, organization,
design, and written + oral communication with clients.
-Set up files for print
-Edited files and created various layouts in Adobe Creative Suite
-Printed projects on large and small format inkjet printers
-Designed pamphlets and posters
-Managed Social Media
Franks Italiano Ristorante 2013+
Acquired professional multitasking abilities, along with teamwork experience, and clear communication skills.
Note: Maintained a 3.6 GPA while working two
part-time jobs my entire college career.