Experience: 14 years in education: 6 at CRTC, 8 at college; taught many different classes in graphic design, digital illustration, color theory, drawing, NH Institute of Fine Art, UMass Lowell, Hesser College; 18 years as business owner, providing graphic design, illustration, printing, project management
Education/Credentials: Applied Arts, Art Institute of Houston, Digital Communication; BS, Franklin Pierce, Business Management; Working toward MFA, Interdisciplinary Art, Goddard College
Other Interests: Author of Heavy Metal Speaks! and the Screenplay Workbook; play drums; founder, NH Drum Festival and 3 guys Filming
3DS Max, Adobe Bridge, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Muse, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Premiere, Wordpress
Advertising/Marketing, Digital Illustrator, Entry Level Animator, Graphic Designer, Layout Artist, Logo Designer, Package DesignerPrint Publications Designer, Website Designer
MCC: GDES110 Page Layout & Design*
MCC: GDES115 Digital Imaging*
MCC: GDES155 Computer Illustration*
NHTI: VRTS193 Introduction to Photoshop*
Adobe Photoshop Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Premier, Adobe InDesign
16 of our 2014/15 seniors were certified as Adobe Photoshop Associates by Adobe.
Students enrolled in 55 dual Enrollment college courses in 2014/15
SUGGESTED PREREQUISITE COURSES: Art (Color Theory), Computer Courses, Geometry
CAREER HIGH VALUE SOFT SKILLS & ABILITIES: Effective Communicator including Presentation Skills
Master the Adobe Creative Cloud Software Suite used by most all the world’s top professional visual designers and artists.
Acquire internationally recognized Adobe Associates Certificates to confirm your abilities to employers and colleges.
Engage in projects on graphic design, typography, page layout,motion graphics, web design and art theory in our cutting edge design lab.
Assemble, with the guidance of industry experts, a professional portfolio of your best work to prepare for post-secondary and industry
Produce silkscreens, prints, 3D animation videos and websites as tools to deliver visual messages.