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idlin ryce E

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design

As an experienced Graphic and Apparel Designer, and passionate surfer, skater and artist, I continue to actively seek every opportunity to push and shove the creative envelope. I love nothing more than to be creatively challenged. My daily life is enmeshed with my affinity for Surfing, its art and culture, and the world of Action Sports. t e I am endlessly looking for new ways to express that passion. n . e iv

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Software

Adobe CS5 Quark XPress Google Adwords Microsoft Office Mac and PC Environment

Skills

Graphics, Technical Product Design and Development for Men’s and Women’s Tees, Outer wear, Street wear and Accessories Garment Tech Packs and Flats Illustration Large format graphic design Vehicle Wraps Stenciling, Spray Paint, Surfboard Art Photography Research and Development Print Production for catalog and online advertising. Decal and Die Cut Sticker design

Education Art Institute of Portland, Portland, OR (Apr. 2005 - Sep. 2007) Associate of Arts, Graphic Design Honor Roll Oregon State University, Corvallis, OR (Sep.1993 - Jun.1997) Bachelor of Science, Philosophy Concentration: Environmental Ethics

Professional Experience Apparel Graphic Designer II NIKE INC. Beaverton, OR (Feb. 2010- Current) Working as a part of the North America Product Creation Team I tell a story with my graphics. I brainstorm, sketch and create mood boards to design insightful and relevant graphics that meet individual category needs and initiatives over a wide variety of media including tee shirts, fleece, outerwear, shorts, shoes, insoles and hang-tags across almost every sport that Nike operates in. I also manage Team Projects and Production Artists from brief hand-off through to production. I create and construct new apparel for a variety of special projects including Nike’s Native American based initiative- N7. I work closely with my team of developers and merchants to manage materials and costs, ensure accurate construction and quality execution of the graphics and products that I create. I participate in market and trend research including travel to events such as the US Open of Surf, The New York Marathon, and New York’s Fashion Night Out to ensure that I connect with the consumers and stay on top of current trends and insights

Professional Experience Cont. Freelance Graphics and Apparel SUNSET SURF SHOP Sayulita, Nayarit, MX (Sept. 2009- Present) Designed custom stickers and graphics applications for surfboards and team rider apparel. Created dynamic custom graphics for apparel including t-shirts, hats, and hoodies. Freelance Graphics, Apparel, and Web Designer ARSENAL CREATIVE Portland, OR (Oct. 2008- Present) Custom graphics for print and website design. Graphic and Apparel Designer GRENADE GLOVES LLC Portland, OR (Feb. 2008- Jan. 2009) Designed graphics and prints for Men’s and Women’s Outerwear, Steetwear, and Accessories for established snowboarding apparel company. Helped to create and refine garment tech packs, and worked with vendors from start to finish in the apparel production process. Produced graphics for a variety of media including large scale print, web advertisements, and signage. Liased with vendors to ensure quality product development. Worked as part of a team with the company owner in the concept development and design process. www.grenadegloves.com Graphic and Web Designer KOSMOS CENTRAL LLC Portland, OR (Dec. 2006 - Aug. 2007) Responsible for website redesign and optimization, management of corporate and local clients, graphics and layout for web and print advertising and collateral, branding, project and blog management, Flash animations, newsletters and customer service for a local Portland based design firm specializing in custom web design and development, RMS integration and eCommerce. www.kosmoscentral.com Production Designer McINTYRE DIRECT Portland, OR (Nov. 2007 - Jan. 2008) Responsible for large scale pre-flighting of InDesign and Quark files before sending to print, as well as editing of photography for print and web based applications on a tight deadline for a very busy local catalog production company.

References Kevin Dopp Creative Director Grenade LLC 718.812.4661 David Defeo Graphic Designer Grenade LLC, Magneto 562.458.8030 Mike Solon Sr. Graphic Designer Nike Inc. 416.839.0012


2012 Resume for Bryce Eidlin