Personal Website Portfolio:
AWARDS | EXHIBITS
Minted Photography Award - Editor’s Choice Award
Crazy Mountain Brewery - Summer Exhibit 2014
Loaded Joe’s Coffee Bar - Winter Exhibit 2014
Howlin Wolf NOLA -Fall Art Show 2016
Sonya Contino | Fine Art & Design
Freelance Graphic Design, Arts & Consulting
January 2009 - PRESENT
Freelance Graphic design of web elements, logos, business packages, stationary, wedding invitations/save the dates, brochures, posters. Personal commissioned paintings. Several gallery/brewery/coffee shop exhibits of my paintings, photography and collages with great success.
Impact Graphics & Signs, Edwards, CO
Graphic Designer | Production Assistant
June 2012 - January 2015
Co-created with the Head Designer/Owner. Mastered the use of large format roland printers, vinyl cutting machines, laminator and all associated software. Designed large format vinyl signage, banners, real estate signs, decals, business cards. Completed sub out orders for products not made in house. Implemented a calendar based system for client follow up. Set up and proofed print files. Maintained equipment and production area.
Crescent Decal Specialist, Kenner, LA
Graphic Designer | Pre-Press
April 2016 - Present
Work side by side with the Art Director and General manager of this 50 year+ knowledgeable company here in New Orleans, LA. In the process of mastering color matching, printer calibration for multiple large format printers (Epson and Vutek), print prepress and design for industrial print jobs utilizing PrintFactory GMG software. Setup and output of film for screen printing high end art posters, decals, shirts, etc... Design, plate layout and ordering of roll labels magnesium plates and die cut forms. Graphic Design Exp: Full and Partial Vehicle Wraps, Industrial Decals w/Barcodes, Various Decals, Business Cards, Logos, you name it!