CURRICULUM VITAE

 

professional experience

Cherimoya Tree Design, Present - Principal

Miami Ad School, 1998 — Present - Teacher, Curriculum Development

Alaskan Star Interactive, 1995 - 2002 - Owner, Art Director

 

teaching experience

1998–Present, Adjunct Faculty, Miami Ad School, Miami, FL

I develop the syllabus (school wide) and teach: Digital Imaging, Book Design, Graphic Design, Illustrator and Idea Presentation, and Design Tools

2006-2006, Adult Education Instructor, Miami-Dade College, Miami, FL, Taught: Photoshop.

 

Education

1994 — BS in Communications, University of Miami, Miami, FL

Pursuing MFA, Academy of Art University, San Francisco, CA

 

ONLINE CLASSEs & WORKSHOPS (CREATOR & TEACHER)

Skillshare:

Understanding and Using RGB, CMYK, and SPOT COLOR!

Designing and Printing an AWESOME BOOK with Adobe InDesign and Blurb

Create a COOL Interactive EPUB with InDesign!

 

My ETSY Shop:

https://www.etsy.com/shop/CherimoyaTreeDesign

 

workshops

Digital Scrapbooking Workshop at Books and Books, 2011

 

book design

Book Designer for La Plume (2011 — Present)

Local Author Night (2010 — 2015)

 

blogs/websites

http://www.cherimoyatree.com

http://ra-power.net

 

zines

The Butterfly Effect; Volume 1, Thieves & Liars

The Down-Low on DIY

Some Kachinas

The Soap Nuts!

 

zine events

Miami Zine Fair, 2015 -- 2017, Tabled

 

gallery shows

Zine Exhibition, Wellington City, New Zealand, 2015

Curator, INDEX Mini Art Show, Wynwood, Miami, 2015

"All the Young Dudes" Sharpie & Acrylic drawing, Square Show, Bear and Bird Gallery, 2016

 

professional development and certifications

Modern Art and Ideas, MOMA, 2016

Adobe Education Trainer Certificate, May 2016