Senior Graphic Designer, American Crafts (2016 – Present)
Illustration and product design for crafting products: scrapbook collections, greeting cards, gift bags, and other DIY programs. Trend finding and researching new collections for big box stores.
Brainstorming and creating names, logos, and identities for new brands. Developing packaging and PDQ concepts, dielines, artwork, and reference files for production. Creating mock-ups and prototypes of products and packaging.
Communicating with big box stores to ensure that packaging and marketing materials meet company standards. Working with sourcing and manufacturing make sure each product has quality product and packaging.
Creating marketing materials such as catalogs, e-mails, social media posts, sales presentations, and ads. Idea generation for crafting programs, products, and artwork.
Art direction and styling for photography.
Assistant Graphic Designer, Wildcat Printing (2012 – 2016)
Assisting customers in typesetting, design, and layout of documents for print, silk screening, engraving, vinyl lettering, and wide format. Mounting and preparing prints for presentation.
Weber State University (2012 – 2016)
BFA in Graphic Design
Academic High Honors
WSU DOVAD Awards
Juror’s Choice Award (2015)
Gallery Purchase Award (2016)
The Container Store, Gatwick Games, Gratbook, Hobby Lobby, Home Goods, Hook Nook, Joann, Marshalls, Michaels, Paper Source, Ross, TJMaxx, Walmart