Real Thread | Custom Screen Printing | Mock-up Artist
May 2016 - Current

In-house Mock-up Artist specializing in:
• Custom designs for apparel
• Color separations for print
• Knowledge of screen print production
• Press check apparel for print quality and accuracy



Uth Stuph/Stuph Clothing | Custom Art and Screen Printing | Art Director/Manager
January 2006 to May 2015

In-house Graphic Designer specializing in: 
Art Direction
• Daily creation of custom designs for apparel
• Client brand development
• Seasonal creation of themed customizable templates, 
• Trend forecasting
• Color separations for print
• Knowledge of screen print production
• Press check apparel for print quality and accuracy
• In-house brand development
• Providing art department with resources for efficient daily work flow
  -Purchasing computer equipment, design programs, design resources,   
   created templates and actions for photoshop/illustrator for
   file saving/creating automation
• Website management and updates
Art Managing
• Managerial duties over employees and departments
• Seeked, interviewed and trained incoming artist and interns
• Client interaction and customer service
• Creating policy and procedures to create an efficient workflow
• Worked interdepartmentally (sales team, art department, production deparatment) to educate on policies and procedures
• Created roles and responsibilities for in-house artist
• Seeked freelance artist for work overflow and provided them with necessary   
  tools to follow art development guidelines to ensure submitted artwork met
  in-house design criteria



Safari Sun | Custom Art and Screen Printing | Staff Artist
February 2009 - November 2009

In-house Graphic Designer specializing in: 
• Custom designs for apparel
• Client interaction and customer service
• Color separations for print
• Trained incoming artist
• Knowledge in production
• Press check apparel for print quality and accuracy


Interest
• Typography
• Color Theory
• Anything California
• Anything Camo Colored
• Import Tuning
• Ex-Graffiti Artist
• Cooking and Eating Food
• Street-wear culture
• Trying to figure out why my hard drive keeps crashing
• Vintage Camera Collecting
• Woodworking
• Art Museums; Obviously, duh.
• Doing free art for family and friends

Skills
• Custom Apparel Design
• Brand development
• Illustration
• Photography
• Simulated Process Separations
   -Channel Separations
• Spot Color Separations
   - Vector and Channel Separations
• Trend Forecasting
• Mac/PC environment
• Adobe Photoshop
• Adobe Illustrator
• Adobe InDesign
• Wasatch Rip Software