design and illustration

www.lihertzidesign.com • www.photoshop4artistsworkshop.com • www.artdolladventures.com SOFTWARE EXPERTISE

4786 Dressler Rd. NW • #105 Canton, Ohio • 44718 cell: 760 908-8665 lihertzi@lihertzidesign.com

Expert in Adobe CS Series, Specializing in: lllustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Bridge, all basic Macintosh programs, and Constant Contact and Wordpress applications.
EXPERIENCE 2008-Present Photoshop4Artists Workshops Instructor, Workshop Leader, and Curriculum Creation • Training focused on a hands on, inspirational approach to the programs of the Adobe Creative Suite. See blog for details. www.photoshop4artistsworkshop.com click on “blog”. 1998- Present LiHertzi Design Owner/Art Director/Designer/Illustrator/Consultant/Author • Design, pre-press, production and illustration for a variety of graphic and book clients. Illustration for web sites, books, including charts and graphs, amusing cartoons, and more serious paintings for book covers. Most recent clients include: Dandy Design, Rockport Press/Quarry Books, Primedia, InJoy Video Productions, C4W and Executive Insurance. • Design focused on the apparel industry. Provide surface design for a variety of apparel manufacturers including Squadra, Hind, (a division of Sacony, Inc) Pearlizumi, Dude Girl and Kelty, through to production. I also provide consulting for the apparel industry in setting up an art department, creating templates for production (overseas and local) using Illustrator, and setting up a system that makes the work flow easy and productive. • Design and Content provided for eMarketing. Providing powerful graphics and content for email newsletters and web content. July 2003 – May 2007 Squadra Team Apparel, Carlsbad, CA Creative Director Squadra’s products are custom printed high end cycling kits - jersey, shorts, jackets, and golf clothing. • Responsible for all of the surface design for cycling, ski and golf apparel. You can see my designs on Trek, Cal Giant,Dude Girl, Merrill Lynch and scores of teams nationwide. • Managed the job flow - keeping up to 120 jobs (during our busy season which is basically all year except June, July and August!) at once on schedule and error free. • Worked directly with the clients, ascertaining their needs & creating designs that fulfill the riders dreams while highlighting their sponsors & keeping everyone happy. • Managed the artists and production team as we created full size separation files for our large format print shop. • Managed digital art, printing and application training (Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Office Apps) For Recommendations, please link to:http://www.linkedin.com/pub/dir/li/hertzi and click on recommendations October 1995 Pearlizumi, Broomfield, Co to July 1998 Custom Sub. Graphic Manager Management of the art department of four to eight artists creating graphics and production files on a Macintosh Platform to be screen printed and sublimated onto cycling and skiing apparel. Responsible for design and consultation with key clients (Bikes USA, Saturn, the Postal Service Team, Geo Rollerblade etc.),as well as art directing all work that went into production and coordinating with the Printing Department, the Transfer Department and the Sew Floor to get product created on time, within budget and on the cutting edge of cycle apparel design! 1992 - 1994 1987- 1991 Sounds True Audio, Boulder, Co Rola Kimmerling Advertising, New York City

TEACHING EXPERIENCE 1983 - Present • InDesign and Illustrator Instructor, University of Akron. • Workshop Leader, Photoshop4Artists Workshops and ten10best at the Canton Art Museum, EIG Training Center and Nestledown Studios. • Private Lessons, Tutoring in Photoshop, Photoshop Elements and Illustrator onsite and at Nestledown Studios. • Teacher, On-Line classes at Doll University on drawing and creating art dolls. • Teacher, Fabric Stores. Teaching Classes in Cloth Doll Making, Quilting and Sewing. • Teachers Assistant, Parsons School of Design, New York City. Assist and teach watercolor classes. • Ceramics Teacher, Interlochen Academy for the Arts, Interlochen Michigan. Taught hand building and wheel throwing to grade schoolers and glaze technologies to high school students. RELEVANT EDUCATION 1984 1989-1992 Kent State University Kent, Ohio • BFA Studio Art/Graphic Design Parsons School of Design, New York City • Courses included illustration, photo retouching, painting, and industrial design. MPC Training Center New York City • Courses included Color Separation on the Mac, production management and photo retouching. January 1997 July 2000 2011 Career Track, Boulder, CO • Course in Management Skills University of Colorado, Boulder, CO • Certificate in Website Design Adobe • Working toward ACI certification

2009 - 2011 PUBLICATIONS Illustrations: ReBound, by Jeannine Stein - 197 full color illustrations Cloth Doll Artistry, by Barbara Willis - 59 B/W illustrations and 21 templates Creative Cloth Explorations by Patti Medaris Culea - 28 2/c illustrations and 17 templates Artwork included in: The Canton Museum of Art, A Celebration of Women in the Arts Director's Choice II (June 2011) The Quilt Life, featured back page artist. (June/July 2011) Lazers Art Gallery, Canton, Ohio - Exhibiting Sculpture and Pastels (2009-present) 1000 Artisan Textiles by Sandra Salamony & Gina M. Brown (April 2010) Art Dolls: Exhibiting Diversity of Figure and Form - Invitational Exhibit at the Wayne Art Center (May 2009) SPECIAL SKILLS/INTERESTS • Author and illustrator of: Art Doll Adventures: Exploring Projects and Processes through Cultural Traditions, June 2007 Rockport Press. • National Artisan for Bernina - Doll Artist showing and teaching art doll classes, ATC, Postal Art and Journaling Classes on line and in person. • Plien Air Painting, Figure Drawing, Illustration, Soft Sculpture. • Palomar College ASL Interpreters Training 2006 - 2008 • Interests include: hiking and outdoor photography, blogging, and computer art. Li Hertzi 4786 Dressler Rd. NW • #105 Canton, Ohio • 44718 cell: 760 908-8665 lihertzi@lihertzidesign.com

4786 Dressler Rd. NW • #105 Canton, Ohio • 44718 cell: 760 908-8665 lihertzi@lihertzidesign.com www.lihertzidesign.com www.photoshop4artistsworkshop.com • www.artdolladventures.com TEACHING EXPERIENCE 2009 - Present Instructor Akron University Workforce Development & Continuing Education • Instruction on: Adobe InDesign and Adobe Illustrator. Both program curriculums can be delivered as basic to advanced, or created for the unique needs of corporate or small business clients. 2008 - Present Instructor, Owner, Workshop Leader Photoshop4Artists Workshops • Private Lessons focused on a hands on, inspirational approach to the programs of the Adobe Creative Suite, basic computer skills and Photoshop Elements. Available both at Nestledown Studios and at clients venu of choice. See blog for details. www.photoshop4artistsworkshop.com click on “blog”. • Photoshop4Artists Workshops at the Canton Art Museum and Nestledown Studios. 1992 - 2007 Corporate/Manufacturing Software Training (For full responsibilities, see LiHertzi Design Resume) • In addition to Creative Director/Designer duties, provided all digital art, printing and application training (Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, and InDesign, Sitex/Wasatch, Office Apps) on Macintosh & PC stations. • 2003 - 2007 Squadra, Carlsbad, Ca • 1995 - 1998 Pearlizumi, Broomfield, Co • 1992 - 1994 Sounds True Audio, Boulder, Co

1986 - Present Sewing, Art and Creativity Instructor • Doll Street University (on-going since 1995) On-Line classes on drawing and creating art dolls. • Fabric Stores (on-going since 2002) Teaching Classes in cloth doll making, quilting and sewing. • Parsons School of Design (1991-1993 evening classes) New York City. Teachers Assistant, Assist and Teach watercolor classes. • Museum of Modern Art (1985) New York City. Volunteer Docent, Primitivism in the 20th Century. • Interlochen Academy for the Arts (1982 & 1983 summer) Interlochen Michigan. Ceramics Teacher, Taught hand building and wheel throwing to grade schoolers and glaze technologies to high school students. RELEVANT EDUCATION 2011 CreativeTech Training, Online • Courses in Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign for CS4 (training for Adobe ACI Certification) July 2000 1989 - 1992 1984 University of Colorado, Boulder, CO • Certificate in Website Design Parsons School of Design, New York City • Courses included illustration, photo retouching, painting, and industrial design. Kent State University Kent, Ohio • BFA Studio Art/Graphic Design

RECENT PUBLICATIONS 2007 Author and Illustrations: • Art Doll Adventures: Exploring Projects and Processes through Cultural Traditions, by LisaLi Hertzi -

author, all illustrations and all templates.

2009 - 2011

illustrations: • ReBound, by Jeannine Stein - 197 full color illustrations. • Cloth Doll Artistry, by Barbara Willis - 59 B/W illustrations and 21 templates. • Creative Cloth Explorations, by Patti Medaris Culea - 28 2/C illustrations and 17 templates. Artwork included in: • 1000 Artisan Textiles by Sandra Salamony & Gina M. Brown (April 2010) • Lazers Art Gallery, Canton, Ohio - Exhibiting Sculpture and Pastels (2009-present) • Paper Puppet Palooza by Norma V. Toraya (June 2009) • Art Dolls: Exhibiting Diversity of Figure and Form - Invitational Exhibit, Wayne Art Center, PA (2009) • The Canton Museum of Art, A Celebration of Women in the Arts Director's Choice II (June 2011) • The Quilt Life, featured back page artist. (June/July 2011)

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