ZANE ERIC WILSON

511 Collyer Street

Longmont, CO 80501

720.979.3176

zane@pigdeermedia.com

www.pigdeermedia.com

EDUCATION

Camelback High School: 1985—1989; General education

Scottsdale Community College: 1989—1990; Transfer

University of Arizona: 1990—1994; IDS Bachelor—French, Fine Art, Humanities

Phoenix College: 1996—1997; Sculpture

Cranbrook Academy of Art: 1998—2000. Master of Fine Arts—Printmaking/Multimedia Studies

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Catalyst Communications: 2014—present

Graphic Designer

Responsibilities:

»  Assist lead designer in the design and production of print media for the company

Adventure Fit Inc: 2013—2014

Course/Event Manager

Responsibilities:

»  Production, design, installation, deconstruction, and transportation of all obstacles for the Diva Dash 5k obstacle course run

»  Graphic design for merchandise, product development, and logistical mapping for each event

»  Developing a budget and schedule for the construction of new obstacles

»  Tracking inventory for each race

»  Training local staff to help run each event

»  General upkeep of trucks and trailers

Rhizome Concepts Inc: 2008—2013

Owner of small carpentry company

Responsibilities:

»  Marketing for Rhizome Concepts

»  Implementing graphic design ideas for clients

»  Planning and bidding appropriately for projects

»  Budgeting time and materials to successfully meet budget demands

»  Manage finances for sustainability of a small company

»  Maintaining a good rapport with clients

TPR Inc: 2007—2008

Lead builder for a custom home construction

Responsibilities:

»  Covering all phases of the building process: foundation, framing and interior trim carpentry

»  Reading architectural plans and communicating regularly with architect and the structural engineer

D & D Builders: 2004—2007

Framer

Responsibilities:

»  General framing in new home construction

University of Colorado @ Boulder: 2005—2006

Adjunct Professor—Printmaking

Responsibilities:

»  Developing a foundations course in printmaking

»  Developing course syllabi and critiques of student work

»  Establishing a modern pedagogy for students to apply the field of printmaking to current design, studio techniques and critical thinking

Front Range Community College: 2003—2006

Instructor—Printmaking, Multimedia, Graphic Design and Web Design

Responsibilities:

»  Developing a foundations course in printmaking, graphic design and web design (traditional print, Photoshop, Illustrator and Dreamweaver)

»  Developing course syllabi and critiques of student work.

Amaranth Photo Imaging: 2001—2004

Digital Imaging Supervisor

Responsibilities:

»  Production and quality control of all imagery

»  Design collaboration with clients (Photoshop, Illustrator, QuarkXpress)

»  Upgrades of all computer hardware and software

»  Maintenance of all equipment

»  Leading the production team

Mike’s Camera: 2001

Digital Imaging Technician

Responsibilities:

»  Digital restoration and manipulation of imagery

»  Design consultation with clients

»  General upkeep with the digital department

Four Corner’s Fine Art: 1998

Printmaking Technician

Responsibilities:

» Establish a printmaking studio for artist Richard Hall—owner of Four Corner’s Fine Art

Phoenix Art Group: 1994—1998

Printmaking Technician/Supervisor

Responsibilities:

»  Supervisor for the printmaking department

»  Manage production and quality control of all prints

»  Leading the production team and meeting all deadlines

Skills

Digital Media:

»  Proficient literacy in Mac and PC platforms, Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Indesign, Muse, Google SketchUp,
   Google Docs, Microsoft Excel, Digital Color Management, Digital Photography, Map Making

Traditional Studio Art:

»  Printmaking—Intaglio, Relief, Monotype, Collography, Lithography, Video, Film, Sculpture, Drawing, Multimedia Installation

»  Developing course syllabi and critiques of student work
Traditional Building:

»  All phases of general carpentry and construction, fine carpentry (furniture), masonry and flat work (cement), welding
    (oxy acetylene, mig, and tig), plumbing, electrical, drywall

INTERPERSONAL

»  College educator of art and design courses

»  Affable person—works well with others

»  Open-minded—accepting of criticism as a means for growth

»  Excellent verbal and written communication skills

shows

2004: Westminster Front Range Community Campus

»  FCC faculty show of selected work

2003: New Media Institute (NMI)—(Athens, GA)

»  FCC faculty show of selected work

2000: Cranbrook Artists - Class of 2000

»  Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI www.solucian.com/spacedotNut-Rageous: Printmaking Department, Cranbrook Academy of Art   
    Curator for artists Helen Quinn of the Fiber Department, and local Detroit-based “C-note” Nichols

1999: Portables

»  Forum Gallery, Cranbrook Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI

1998: Mimesis 4

»  Central Arts Collective, Tucson, AZ
    Art of the Community: Shemer Art Center, Phoenix, AZ

1993: 4 Person Show

»  830 Gallery, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

references

Theresa Regnier

»  Production Manager

»  720-255-7858

Sharon Cutler

»  CEO, Adventure Fit Inc.

»  cutler36@msn.com

»  303-667-5559

Becca Heaton

»  Editor, Catalyst Communications

»  becca@catacom.com

»  303-444-5545

John Yeast

»  Owner, Rhymes with Paste Productions

»  john@rhymeswithpaste.com

»  970-301-1098

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