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Tigertail Studios

Freelance Illustrator & Graphic Designer

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Location:Sandy, Oregon, United States
Website: http://www.tigertailart.com
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/tigertail
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Art Portfolio: www.tigertailart.com

*Education*
2007: Bachelors Degree in Graphic Design from The Art Institute of Portland
2005: Associates Degree in Computer Animation from The Art Institute of Portland
2002: Life drawing and color theory at Mt. Hood Community College

*Tools*
?Computer: Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, Acrobat (pro), InDesign, Flash, AfterEffects, Sony Vegas HD Movie Studio, Microsoft Office (enterprise)
?Digital Imaging: Nikon D80 dSLR, Wacom Tablet, Epson 10000 Scanner
?Traditional: Pen & ink, Acrylic/Watercolor Paint, Colored Pencils, Mixed Media

*Skills*
?Competent & thorough sketching and concept development, storyboarding, life drawing.
?Ability to communicate with clients and fulfill their design & concept development needs.
?A curious mind, large imagination, and love of research and investigation.
?Finding numerous (and often unconventional) ways to attack a problem.

*Experience*
?Concept development & design of Creative Paper Crafting’s 20 year anniversary ad campaign
?Art director, writer, concept development, storyboard artist for MAIad advertising campaign
?Team concept development for Portland Children’s Museum ad campaign
?Concept development art for Wired MD of medical illustrations
?Concept and art development of novelty line of underwear for Forbidden Fruit
?Concept and art development for an eight hole mini golf course for A Putt Beyond
?Developed and designed apparel tags for Bear Necessities Children’s Clothing
?Identity Design and installation of gym logos for Timberlake Job Corps
?Live caricature sketching for various companies including: Google, Autodesk, Nike
?Illustration and graphic design for Dem Bones card game, Wize Eye Games
?Illustrations and cover design for the book "Tipping is a City in China"
?Posters and collateral illustration & design for Sandy Actors Theatre
?Art director, illustrator, editor of Magical Memories Fanzine
?Backdrop/stage design for Sandy Actors Theatre

*Volunteer*
?Illustrations and design for The Junktion, Portland Art Institute’s original student newspaper
?Illustrations & logo design for Brain Damage: The International Pink Floyd Fan Magazine

*Awards*
?Washington Press Award of Excellence for a political cartoon in a student publication
?Honorable mention in the nationwide contest: Dow Chemical Presents The Art of Science
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Illustration
Graphic Design