Austin Texas 78704
512-448-2256 cell #293-4178
I am an artist and designer with multi- faceted skills and pride myself on speed of fabrication.
I have experience in project management, budgeting, working with clients directly and take pride in the fact that I meet my deadlines within realistic parameters.
I developed residential and commercial design and fabrication studio with an emphasis on foam sculpting and painting. Sub-contract and contract projects for remodeling, sculptures, signage, Trade show booths and murals.
2000- Lance Armstrong Parade Float - Designed, sculpted and painted a float of Lance on his bicycle passing under the Arch de Triumph. Hired and coordinated work of three other artists. Completed entire project in four days. Photos and video of the float were featured in newspapers and television news programs around the world.
2000- George Bush’s Acceptance Speech Stage - The stage was designed and painted to duplicate the granite walls of the Capitol building. Worked in conjunction with the U.S. Secret Service to incorporate steel security barriers into the stage.
1998- Dell Computer – Sculpted bi-planes hung from ceiling along with other Indiana Jones theme decorations for corporate party.
1998- Motorola – Sculpted life-size tigers and other figures corresponding to the Chinese calendar for company party.
2001- 503 Coffee Bar – Produced large foam sculpture of coffee cup, exterior wall mural, and illuminated signage in front of business.
1998-GSD&M – Sculpted “Frosty and the Armadillos” Christmas decorations displayed every year in front of the agency’s headquarters in Austin. The Armadillos are sculpted out of foam and stand on top of one another with the smallest one putting a star on top of the lighted tree. Last year, I rebuilt the huge Adirondack chair that Frosty sits in. I have maintained this display
PARTIAL CLIENT LIST:
503 Coffee Bar
Pieces of the Past
City of Austin Trail of Lights.
Blue Genie Art
Austin Museum of Art
Brent Gaither Interior Design
University of Texas at Austin - Bachelor of Fine Arts awarded in 1989
- One year of Graduate School in Computer Animation
Austin Community College - Associates degree, Honors Program
Scholarship for 1 year college, by the American Sales Association for product knowledge and creative salesmanship.
1989 Addie award for Illustration
1990 Addie award for Art Direction on Television commercial for Texas Chic
1991 Addie award for Art direction on Television PSA for the Pebble Project
2003 Joined Art in Public Places and will be considered for upcoming Arts projects for the City