May 2018 - Present Freelance Graphic/Technical Designer
October 2016 - May 2018 Lead Graphic/Technical Designer
OWSLA Goods is the clothing division of record label OWSLA founded by world-renowned DJ/Producer Skrillex.
Role: • Lead technical and production designer for OWSLA Goods, the clothing division of Skrillex's record label OWSLA. • Helped managed the apparel line from concept to post-production for a fast growing company within the competitive lifestyle apparel market. • First graphic designer to be hired by the Art Director/Senior Designer and helped grow the creative team. • Managed the technical, production, and marketing assets of 500+ items annually - printable, cut & sew, and hat programs. • Contributions include apparel graphics, technical design, photo editing, and visual communication marketing assets. • Starting May 2018 began working with OWSLA Goods on a freelance capacity.
Chef Wes Avila’s Los Angeles-based (Arts District) restaurant/food truck.
Role: Visual Communications/Menu Design.
Consultant Art Director December 2016 - Present
Manahan+Co is a Los Angeles-based tailored apron service catering to many of the major LA bartenders and chefs in the scene.
Role: Consultation Art Direction, Social Assets, Visual Communications, Technical Design, Pattern Design
Forever 21 x Coca-Cola
OkCool Studios (LA) Freelance Graphic Designer
Forever Funhouse Pop-up presented by Forever 21 & Coca-Cola, an OkCool Studios (LA) production.
Role: Assisted in Proposal & Concept, Creation of Assets, and Production Technical Design.
Other Projects: Forever 21 x Wilson Pop-up Forever 21 x Kodak Pop-up
Pink Dolphin Clothing
June 2013 - October 2016 (3 years, 5 months) Graphic/Technical Designer & Illustrator
Pink Dolphin Clothing is a leader in the competitive streetwear market.
Role: • Managed the apparel line from concept to post-production for a fast growing company within the competitive streetwear market - growth was $600K - $10M annual sales. • First graphic designer to be hired by the Senior Technical Designer and helped grow the creative team over a span of 3.5 years. • Managed the technical, production, and marketing assets of over 200K items annually - printable, cut & sew, and hat programs. • Contributions include apparel graphics, technical design, photo editing of both lifestyle and web product, management of catalogs and print look books, and visual communication assets.
March 2012 - June 2013 (1 year, 4 months) Graphic Designer/Photographer
Meister Watches is a lifestyle watch brand located in Los Angeles, CA.
Role: • Responsible for the photography of all products and post-edits for a lifestyle watch company. • Visual communications and marketing assets included catalogs, look books, ads, banners, flyers, decks, etc. • Management and creation of content for social media platforms and some web management.
Personal Photography December 2017 - Present
Climbing & the outdoors are my passion.
I. Bishop, CA - Milks II. Mt. Whitney, CA - MR III. Idyllwild, CA - Black Mountain IV. Bishop, CA - Happys V. Santa Monica Mountains, CA - Echo Cliffs VI. Mt. Shasta, CA - 10k VII. Bishop, CA - Southwest Arete VIII. Joshua Tree, CA - The Underground IX. St. George, UT - Moe’s Valley X. Nā Pali Coast, HI - Kauai XI. Mt. Rainier, WA - Ingram Direct