illustration & graphic design


Personal Skills: Extremely creative, diligent, motivated, reliable, hard-working, excellent memory, and good customer relation skills.

Digital Capabilities:Able to navigate both Mac and PC platforms, highly experienced in Adobe Photoshop (10+ years) and Manga Studio. Relatively fluent in all word processing programs including Microsoft Word, Works, Claris Works, and Excel. Very proficient in accounting software as well, such as Peachtree and MAS 90. Moderately skilled in areas of professional digital photography. Some experience with animation programs, mainly GifBuilder, Flash, Hash Animator 2000 (3D modeling / animation).

Conventional Art: Pencil, pen and ink, hand color (prismacolor markers, colored pencil, ink / dye washes, watercolor, acrylics, and oil paint), charcoal, plate etching and linoleum block carving / printing.

Extensive Education: Graphic design and illustration (both conventional and digital), professional photographic layout, hand drafting and story board production.


Formal Education:

Western Washington University

Bellingham, WA (1996-1999), BA Art (illustration and graphic design), GPA 3.2


Pierce College

Lakewood, WA (1995-1996), Running Start program (basic courses), GPA 3.54


Lakes High School

Lakewood, WA (1993-1996), College Prep Degree, GPA 3.85


All professional works available to see in the Portfolio section.

Any References can be given upon request.