www.oblvn.com Graduated PSU BS in Graphic Design 2007 Big Giant (PDX.Design Agency) Designer 2008-2009 Assisting with developing seasonal directives. Creating artwork. Following creative direction from an art director. Going on press checks, working with seasonal color palettes and spec’ing sizes. Creating POP, window and in store graphics from seasonal directives. Building mechanical print files. Freelance Designer Creating graphics for clients over a span of different mediums including painted, drawn and or digital formats. Working with printers. Logo and identity development. Painting murals. Creating brand read graphics. Assisting with relevant seasonal direction. Promotional materials. Art shows. Project collaborations. Nike: Action Sports/SB/6.0 In-House Freelance Designer 2010-Dec 2011 Creating artwork. Following seasonal directives. Using the Nike color palette. Spec’ing graphics for tees and picking colors that fit with the seasonal story. Working with freelancers who submit seasonal artwork Nike: Headwear (Contract Position) Graphics Designer Jan 2011-Dec 2012 Working on headwear at Nike. I do seasonal graphics and prints for several categories. I work on custom type for brand and licensed team headwear (MLB, NFL, etc). I create prototype requests and digital schematics for the factory, review them with the category representatives. I follow seasonal directives as well as keep the categories up to date on current headwear trends. I review prototypes and make changes for salesmans samples. Nike Inc. Product Graphics Desinger II Jan 2013 - Present Designing the inline/seasonal tees and headwear for Nike SB in the Nike Art Dept. I put together collections that carry on the overarching seasonal narrative, incorporating prints and seasonal colors. I hand draw and paint graphics as well as create computer generated artwork. My collections stem are consumer based and stem from inspiration and incites gathered over working on action based graphics for the past 5 years. I create unique headwear pieces that employ deep thought and new innovations, always pushing the limitations and exceeding expectations of the category I support. I work with the apparel and footwear teams to carry over the print and color stories in a unique way by partnering on the creation of graphics and prints. In addition to my seasonal work, I am the designer for all SMU requests, QS and QT tee and headwear projects.