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Work experience

Nov 1999Present

Freelance Illustrator

MM1 Illustration

Designing promotional and educational materials (flyers, brochures, postcards, logos, website design, etc.).  Clients include: New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services (subcontract), The Cancer Institute of New Jersey, NJ Society for Public Health Education, Kenneth Kalesnik – Artist, Hungry Dog Heaven, Yvonne Wesley Consulting (YWC), and the New Jersey Women and AIDS Network (NJWAN).  Designed and maintain: The PostCard Revolution.

Dec 2000Apr 2008

Layout Artist

Pathmark Stores, Inc.

Advertising Department: Preparing weekly circulars for distribution to homes throughout New Jersey,

New York, Delaware, Connecticut, and Pennsylvania; design of promotional materials distributed to all stores; initiating digital printing to various vendors; troubleshooting with various vendors to ensure submission and receipt of electronic files.  Photo Studio: retrieving photographs from digital archives; digital photography; product shots and staging; manipulation and retouching.  Also designed cartoons

for the web design department.

May 1998Nov 1999

Marketing Illustrator

Fort Dix Morale, Welfare, and Recreation (MWR)

Developed marketing concepts and ideas; illustrated and designed flyers, posters, calendars, brochures, and marketing materials for promotional events held by MWR at the Fort Dix Military Installation.

Education

Sep 2005Present

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Online Training Library Subscriber

Sep 1993May 1997

Bachelor of Fine Arts

The University of the Arts

Covering all aspects of Illustration, including typography and graphic design.

Skills

• Macintosh and PC: QuarkXpress, Adobe CS2 (Illustrator, PhotoShop, InDesign), Macromedia   Professional 8 (Dreamweaver, Flash, Fireworks), Corel Draw, Microsoft Office, Final Cut Pro  • Digital photoretouching and photography: Canon/Nikon Digital SLR, Wacom tablet, and Cumulus • Four art mediums: pen and ink, air brush, colored pencil, and water colors • Prepress knowledge: four-color, spot color, and preparing disks for print

PUBLISHED WORKS

“Fort Dix” Political Cartoon – May 19, 2007, The Courier-Post (Southern New Jersey)

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