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  1. PROFESSIONAL SKILLS Highly skilled in working on dual OS platforms using Adobe Creative Suite, including Photoshop­, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver, and Acrobat. Acquired diverse experience in typography, visual communication, photography, 3d design, print, and digital design. Established strong research, critical analysis, and presentation skills. Have a very open, creative mind and passionate work ethic that allows me to produce unique and compelling designs. EXPERIENCE St. Louis Blues Design Winner Saint Louis, Missouri November 2015 Created original design concept and won First Place in the St. Louis Blues #RoarBacon contest! The design was first chosen as a top four finalist by the Blues organization, and then progressed to open voting by Blues fans and the general public. Nearly 4,500 fans participated in the voting, with 52% going to the winner. The T-shirt is currently available for sale at the True Blues Authentic Team Store. Local press covered the event. Masterpiece Graphix Fenton, Missouri November 2014 – Present Graphic Design Internship Create design concepts and custom graphics for promotional and display components for marketing campaigns, as well as various booths and themes for national convention. Collaborate with printers to create quality mass produced printed pieces containing complex folds, dye cuts, and glue patterns, on a variety of papers and substrates. Develop company’s brand identity and establish cohesive designs to increase overall brand recognition. Fresh Warehousing Centerville, Illinois June – July 2011 Graphic Design Internship Responsible for proposal layout and design for a warehouse redesign project. Used Adobe Photoshop and InDesign to update and enhance photos to position proposed design in best light possible. Successfully met design schedule milestones and exceeded client expectations. Additional Experience Springfield & St. Louis, Missouri 2009 – Present Worked multiple jobs during the semesters and summer months to help put myself though college. Positions included full-time landscaper in summer for 4 years, contracting for freelance design projects such as promotional t-shirts, graphics for weddings, medical flyers for Washington University research studies, and more. Currently working part-time as a lead server at a fast-paced corporate chain, continuing to learn new management skills and supplement income. EDUCATION Missouri State University, Springfield, Missouri BA – Graphic Design 2015 INTERESTS & ACTIVITIES Favorite hobbies and activities include playing guitar with friends and family, typography and calligraphy, skateboarding, and soccer. Member and participant in activities with Missouri State University’s Students InDesign club (SiD), and the American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA). All in all being able to create new experiences for myself, add value to an organization, grow and learn as much as possible. JAMES BLOOD G R A P H I C D E S I G N 10137 Morgan Ridge Dr. Saint Louis, Mo. 63123 314.315.5809