76 Truscott Pl
Aspen, CO 81611
(970) 544-5021 | e-mail: email@example.com
ABILITIES: Designer with a strong fine arts background and creative ability. Excellent computer skills.
Proficient at expressing ideas and meaning (message and content) through a design “language.”
Adept in Photoshop, Quark, Illustrator, Flash, Dreamweaver, Word and QuickBooks. Effective in
applying problem-solving methodologies and critical thought regarding design projects. Great
communication skills, very personable and diplomatic.
2002-2003 FREELANCE WEB AND GRAPHIC DESIGN, Aspen, Colorado.
Client consultation, design, navigation organization and construction of web sites as well as print
deign projects. Examples of most recent projects:
• Aspen Valley Hospital Cancer Guide site (aspencancerguide.org)
• Glenwood Caverns and Adventure Park site (glenwoodcaverns.com)
• Channel 16 ad
• Gruenefeldt Tile site (gtile.com)
• Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers site (rfov.org)
• Willits Town House Design Plans (aerial view)
2002-2003 ASPEN SKI COMPANY, D&E, Aspen, Colorado.
Retail Sales, Guest services; made reservations for ski tickets, ski school and rentals as well.
2002 DIGITAL ARTS ASPEN, Aspen, Colorado
Digital design (worked with Mac G4s in Photoshop, Illustrator and Quark); Completed
promotional pieces and fine art reproduction projects for various clients; scanned, designed and
then printed the final piece on the Epson 10,000 and Iris printers.
Office management; estimating projects, client consultation, invoicing, billing,
inventory, purchasing, accounting, insurance management.
Assisted teaching Photoshop workshops held in house with David Hiser.
1996-2002 PAYSON DESIGNS jewelry, Aspen, Colorado
Design and fabrication of custom silver jewelry. Duties also included: taking digital photos of
jewelry for print and the web; setting up accounts at galleries; art exhibits; tradeshows; promoting
jewelry; book keeping. Created website for Payson Designs, paysondesigns.com
1993-1996 ASPEN ART, Aspen, Colorado
Conceptualization for logos and tee shirt design; advertisement design and illustration; screen
burning and silk screening; client consultation.
1992-2002 FREELANCE PAINTER
Commissioned by clients to paint portraits, landscapes, murals and trompe l’oeil.
COMMISSIONED PROJECTS: (most recent)
Cipriani Banquet Hall, Manhattan, New York- Restored and painted antique Florentine ceiling (80
ft. High) of the Bank Building, a historical landmark, using oil paint.
Partners Restaurant, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida- Painted large-scale canvases depicting golf,
tennis, and croquet scenes.
1999-2000 Rhode Island School of Design- Illustration; Digital Design;
Surface Design; Oil Painting; Color; Jewelry; Web Design/Animation
(Mac training in PhotoShop, Illustrator, Quark, Flash, Dreamweaver).
Brown University- Web Page Design (HTML); Money Management, Investing.
1998-1999 Colorado Institute of Art- Graphic Design; Fine Art Studio.
1997 Museum School of Fine Art- Jewelry Design and Fabrication.
1988-1993 University of Vermont: Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art / Minor: Art History
PORTFOLIO AND REFERENCES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST