Work Experience

2010 to 2019 Freelance Graphic Artist / Fine Artist Responsible for producing commission for clients based on their requirements.

2017 to 2018 - Art Production Manager / Art Director / QA Tester for Bad Honey Buns Games Responsible for producing logos, promotional materials, character design.

2018 to 2018 - Makeup Artist for Hobbs Grove - Responsible for applying makeup on performers based on reference materials as well as designing new characters. Using a wide range of materials and techniques; fx paints, airbrush, grease paints, and powder based traditional makeup.

2017 to 2017 - Art Teacher for After-School All-Stars - Responsible for Curriculum development, including art materials, student recruitment, and project development.

2017 to 2017 - Quality Assurance Tester for Skyrocket Toys - Tested on iOS and Android, specialized in multiplayer bandwidth stress testing and Hardware testing.

2014 to 2015 - Assistant Art Director for After School All Stars - Taught workshops to other staff, developed themed and curated annual Art Shows, judged quarterly Art Contests, assisted in Grant writing, and trained under current Art Director in day to day responsibilities.

2014 to 2015 - Member of the Arts Council for After School All Stars Los Angeles - Responsible for developing Art Exhibition theme, Juror and installer ArtCon. Also developed logos and promotion materials for event. Installer South West regional Event for the Arts at Southeast Middle school.

2010 to 2015 - Art Teacher for After School All Stars - Responsible for Curriculum development, including art materials, student recruitment, and project development. Responsible for installing of art developed by students for Art Exhibition at Judy Ivie Burton Technology Academy. Installer Art for National South West Regional Event.

2010 to 2014 - Fine Art Sales Consultant For Stone Rose Gallery - Responsible for supervising gallery, customer service, relaying information about artist, and managing sale of artwork.

2008 to 2010 - Art Teacher for Young Champions

2007 to 2008 - Teachers Assistant for Harbor City Elementary

2007 to 2007 - Quality Assurance Tester for Vivendi

2007 to 2007 - Quality Assurance Tester for Electronic Arts

Honors

2019 - Award of Merit in Digital Art, Juried Student Exhibition

2019 - Honorable Mention in Sculpture, Juried Student Exhibition

2019 - Transfer Award, Juried Student Exhibition

2011 - Dean’s List of Distinction, Long Beach City College

2006 - Ram Pride Award for Artist of the Year, South Gate Senior High School

Education

2021 - B.A. Studio Arts from Cal State University Long Beach, CA

2018 - A.A.T. Studio Arts from College of the Sequoias Visalia, CA

2006 - A.A. Equivalency Certificate from LAUSD Los Angeles, CA

2006 - Graduate of South Gate High Senior School South Gate, CA