B.S.FCS Apparel, Textiles and Design. May, 2107 University of Idaho, Moscow, ID (Dean’s List)
A.S. Fashion Design May, 2010
San Diego Mesa College, San Diego, CA
Focus on Art and Design
Black Hills State University, Spearfish, SD August, 2000
Computer: Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Optitex, Separation Studio, Garment Creator, Microsoft Excel and Word
Product Development: Tech packs, flats, draping, flat patternmaking, grading and screen printing.
Outdoors: Enjoy backpacking, surfing, skateboarding, and snowboarding
Construction: Flooring, electrical, trim, painting, and carpentry
Graphic Designer, Little Moose Prints, Troy, ID 2017-Present
o Design graphics, logos, banners, signs, and create mockups for clients using Adobe Creative Suite.
o Develop print ready artwork for screen printing using Separation Studios, Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop.
o Create signs, banners, stickers and decals using large format printer.
o Digital to garment printing with Epson DTG printer and heat press.
o Sublimation printing on garments and accessories.
o Setup artwork for DTG printing using Garment Creator
o Screen exposure, prepping screens with emulsion and screen-printing using a 6 color printing press.
Owner/Designer, Clementine Collars, Moscow, ID 2011 - 2016
o Started online company creating custom dog collars, cat collars and accessories.
o Executed patterns, marketing, production, product shots, illustrations, social media, logos, customer service, advertising and website design; distributed
and sold products in multiple sites in three states.
Intern, Ambiguous & Split, Costa Mesa, CA 2010 - 2011
o Assisted graphic designer and women’s senior apparel designer with textile patterns and fabric selection.
o Developed tech packs, spec sheets using Excel. Created flats, textile prints and garment illustrations using CAD programs Illustrator and Photoshop.
o Aided women’s swimwear photo shoot.
Intern, ATM Click, Vista, CA 2010 - 2010
o Assisted graphic designer with projects using Illustrator and Photoshop.
o Maintained and updated online social media networks.
o Packaged supplies and prepared orders for shipment.
o Operated heat transfer machine while printing graphics onto skateboards.
Assistant Manager, Progression Surf and Skate, Leucadia, Ca 2003 - 2008
o Provided customer service, maintained knowledge of surf, skate and snow products.
o Merchandised floor plans.
o Rented surfboards and wetsuits.
o Assembled skateboards.
Invasive Weed Project: Served a team developing a bandana and scarf to create awareness about invasive weeds for the Idaho Extension, using graphic design to address 2017 critical ecological challenge for Idaho agriculture, including outreach & communications strategy.
Opera Project: Served a team creating custom garments for performers in the opera production of Gianni Schicchi. 2017
Activities and Community Service
Palouse Idaho skate park volunteer: Attended and participated in fundraising events and skate park 2015-2016
Families Together volunteer, Moscow, Idaho: Engaged children with disabilities and their siblings in 2009-2010
family enrichment weekends. Organized and ran activities.
Idaho Grasses: Created drawings of legumes for the Idaho grasses App and book used to identify grasses in Idaho. 2018