Summary of Qualifications
Twenty years of Photoshop experience. Extensive pre-press digital imaging and
retouching experience.This includes execution of hundreds of pages of fashion,
editorial, food, travel and products. Magazines include: Woman’s World,
First for Woman, Soap opera Digest, Soaps-in-Depth, and specials.
Twelve plus years of graphic design experience, specializing in trade-publishing,
logo design and advertising.

Professional Experience
Koons Studio, New York City                                                            2006 – 2017
Art Assistant
• Improving methods to create amore efficient work environment.
• Ability to work competently in all departments.
• Painting photo-realistically on large scale canvas.
• Mix photo accurate oil paints for artwork

Bauer Publishing, Englewood Cliffs, NJ                                          1997 – 2003
Imaging Specialist
• Assemble layouts using Photoshop.
• Correct color for high-resolution scanning in CMYK colorspace.
• Digitally manipulate photos to achieve high-impact results.
• Report directly to executives, ensuring accurate and appropriate designs.

Woman’s World Weekly, Englewood Cliffs, NJ                                1990 –1997
Senior Designer
• Designed and created layout of travel and celebrity features.
• Formulated and troubleshoot original concepts and layouts.
• Responsible for selecting visuals and elements to enhance page content.
• Oversaw creation and updating of standard logos and templates, increasing
  department efficiency.
• Excel in fast-paced, deadline-driven environment.
                                                                                                            
Contemporary Realist Fine Artist
• Paintings are created using a photoshop composite of multiple
  images to create the illusion of a singular seamless image.
• Photographer and director of photoshoots, directing models and photgraphing
  landscapes.

Education
• BA Degree – Fine Art and Graphic Design
  School of Visual Arts, New York NY

Skilled in
• Photoshop, Capture One, In Design, Light-room, Bridge, Perfect Resize,
  and Quark Express