MARXMITHTHE SMITH OF MARKS

Name:

Mark Lynn Smith

Occupation:

Graphic designer, illustrator, artist, creator of things.

Experience:

Entertainment Retail Enterprises – 2006 to 2010 – Creative Manager of the art department. Graphic design, illustration, and fabrication of presentation materials for various companies including M&M’s, Margaritaville, Harley-Davidson, and many more.

Disney Design Group – 2005 to 2006 – Merchandise Graphic Designer. Graphic Design, Illustration, and production art for Walt Disney theme park resort merchandise.

Education:

University of Utah – 2001 to 2005 – BFA degree in graphic design. Emphasis in drawing, layout, illustration, and typography.

Skills:

Mastery of Photoshop and Illustrator. Highly skilled at drawing, painting, photography. Other abilities include: Web design, leather-craft, book binding, prop making, costuming, audio/video editing.

Miscellaneous:

Hobbies include: Costuming, prop building, writing/blogging, web design, home brewing, weightlifting/exercise, film/television history, video games. Favorite foods: French Fries, pizza, gyros, jalapeños, and spicy/hot foods. Favorite Films: Star Wars, Indiana Jones, Back to the Future, Avatar, Aliens, and Pixar films. Favorite Band: U2.       [vita]