Photo by Lindsay Isola

Photo by Lindsay Isola

Summary

Visual and creative thinker with expertise in graphic design and retail industries.


Work Experience

Visual Designer + Retail Manager
Namaste Yoga + Wellness, Berkeley/Oakland, CA, 2013 – Present
My creative direction and brand development has elevated the company’s visual direction in many arenas: digital and print media, environmental and event graphics, styling and merchandising, and retail offerings.

Principal + Designer
Culture Consumer, Oakland, CA, 2005 – 2014
As a freelancer I have helped small businesses to put their freshest faces forward, and have provided valuable consultation and design services across media.

Office Manager
JSW/D Architects, Berkeley, CA, 2011 – 2013
My office process and graphic capabilities supported the work of this award-winning Green Design firm.

Production for Apparel
G-Bear Prints, Berkeley, CA, 2006-2011
My mastery of pre-press and manual color screen printing for apparel later gave me the freedom to explore my own graphic line of apparel.

Production Assistant
Neumatic, Inc, San Francisco, CA, 2008 – 2009
I ensured seamless on-set experiences for motion graphics clients at product photo sessions.
 

Other Experience

The Mission Statement
Screen printer in this cooperative designer-run boutique.

Watchword Press
Graphic design for this literary journal and small press.

Education

BA Environmental Science
Barnard College 1995-1999
 

Software

Photoshop
Illustrator
Indesign
Dreamweaver
Squarespace
Wordpress CMS
Microsoft Office
 

Interests

Art
Printmaking
Fashion
Styling
Photography
Ecology
Hiking
Yoga