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Juan Rivera

Freelance Illustrator & Graphic Designer

Location:Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States
Phone: 813-446-7621
2 Skills

I’m here to help you and am happy to have the opportunity to do so!

Having a proficient understanding in both Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop, 10 years in the leadership position of store manager at Gamestop, and proud student of both the School of Visual Arts and the Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, I have already acquired many necessary skills. Some of these include being able to work under stress in a fast paced environment, ability to work well in a team, and prioritize multiple projects and tasks under a tight deadline.

Thank you!

The following is my resume:

Software Knowledge: Adobe Photoshop CC, Adobe Illustrator CC, Adobe Indesign CC, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Powerpoint
Productions Skills: Drafting, layout, rendering, illustration, script writing (film, graphic novel), graphic design, pen & ink, charcoal, acrylic paint, Mac & PC proficient, graphite pencils, water colors, pastels

Freelance Work
Comic Book Preview 2014
• Four page preview for a comic from Soy Comics entitled “Black Market Heroes” done in pencil on Bristol board
Commissioned Pencil Piece 2014
• Broly™ from Dragon Ball Z® done in pencil on Bristol board
Motorcycle Decal Design 2005
• Designed a decal for a motorcycle that was first done in pen and ink on Bristol board then colored in Adobe Photoshop
Audio CD Cover Illustration 2005
• Illustrated a gothic church in pencil on Bristol board and enhanced in Adobe Photoshop

Work Experience
Sam’s Club October 2014- Present
Electronics Associate Sunrise, FL
Gamestop Inc. December 2002- April 2014
Store Manager Zephyrhills, FL
• Oversaw human resources, inventory control, cash management, sales, profitability, guest experience, store layout, display planograms, and preparation of sales reports
Michael’s August 2014- December 2014
Receiving Associate/ Cashier Deerfield Beach, FL

The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale Fort Lauderdale, FL
Pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Illustration
Expected Graduation Spring 2017

The School of the Visual Arts New York, NY
Illustration 2000-2002
Skills (2) Rating
Graphic Design