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Rachel Sachs

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concept artist

sarasota FL

RACHEL SACHS

1130 Greensboro Lane, BOX #1673 , Sarasota, FL 34234

rsachs@c.ringling.edu | rsachsarts.artstation.com | (410)-596-6022

 

EDUCATION__________________________________________________________________________________________

 

Ringling College of Art & Design, Sarasota, FL

B.F.A., 2018

Major: Illustration; GPA: 3.67/4.0

 

 

 

 

George Washington Carver Center for Arts and Technology, Towson, MD

Academic diploma, May 2014                              Visual arts major, Scholastic Honorable Mention Portfolio, won 3 Scholastic Silver keys, AP Scholar with Distinction

ILLUSTRATION / FREELANCE EXPERIENCE____________________________________________________________

 

Freelance Digital Artist, Reisterstown MD, Summer 2012- Present

Runs online art commissions through social media sites, selling prints and digital art

▪ Worked on a schedule and completed art under a strict deadline agreed on by both artist and client

▪ Created art based on the clients’ specified style, composition, media, and deadline

▪ Kept the client up-to-date with progress and provided live-streams of the work process

▪ Successfully sold digital art to customers under stressful situations

▪ Managed commissions on tumblr.com with over 1000 followers

▪ Recorded and posted speed-paint videos of various digital paintings on youtube.com

 

Online Shop Owner Reisterstown MD, Summer 2014- Present

Opened up shop on both redbubble.com and society6.com, selling prints of digital art as well as merchandise such as phone cases, pillows, and cards

▪ Completed a body of art large enough to reproduce onto merchandise

▪ Managed sales and promotions through the online shopping sites

 

Freelance Painter, Reisterstown MD, Fall 2013-Present

Runs oil and acrylic painting commissions, selling to various clients for display and events

▪ Commissioned to Design a Maryland Flag themed set of 2 chairs to be presented to the Maryland Board of Education for the Parent Involvement Matters Prize

▪ Completed paintings to display in a Senior Showcase and sold for profit

▪ Successfully completed pieces under stressful deadlines set by the client

 

Costume Maker/Designer, Reisterstown MD, Summer 2011-Present

Created character costumes to wear at multimedia conventions and articles of clothing for private clients.

▪ Drew out multiple design concepts before drafting out patterns

▪ Innovated combinations of pre-made patterns into a garment that suited the client’s personal style

▪ Successfully completed numerous complex costumes under frequent time constraints

▪ Budgeted prices for fabric and sewing supplies

 

ART SKILLS / TECHNIQUES__________________________________________________________________________

 

·       Advanced proficiency with Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Microsoft Word, on PC and Mac,  Autodesk Sketchbook pro, Paint Tool SAI, Firealpaca, and Wacom cintiq/tablets.

·       Proficient with traditional mediums such as oil paint, acrylic, marker, ink, charcoal, pencil, watercolor, and gouache.  Proficient hand and machine sewing skills.

·       Basic knowledge of Adobe Premiere Pro and Adobe indesign

 

Portfolio and References available upon request

Skills

  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • autodesk sketchbook pro
  • firealpaca
  • paint tool SAI
  • traditional mediums
  • wacom cintiq/tablets

Education

2014-2018

Illustration BFA at Ringling College of Art and Design

  • Concept
  • Updated 4 years ago

To contact this candidate email rsachs@c.ringling.edu

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