Amanda Wright Bouille
awbouille1@mac.com  916 443 7631

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

ARTIST  - 1999 - Present
Exhibitions at 20th Street Art Gallery - Sacramento
Open Studio and Community Volunteer - 2nd Saturday - Midtown, Sacramento
Self Promotion of Portraits and other pieces out of my studio at J and 25th street (behind Art Ellis Art Store.)
Currently working with Apple iWeb and learning Web design/development  -  DREAMWEAVER and FLASH.


SENIOR GRAPHIC DESIGNER -  SEPT 1992 - SEPT 1998
UNITED STATES PURCHASING EXCHANGE - 8500 BALBOA BLVD. - NORTHRIDGE, CA 91328


United States Purchasing Exchange was a large direct mail, catalog company. I started as a production artist and was promoted to designer and then again to senior designer during the course of my employment. My responsibilities included: the design,  illustration, and production of catalog covers and direct mail pieces (including comps and supervision of photo shoots).  I advised a team of 12-15 production artists.
I worked on a daily basis with Quark XPress, Illustrator and Photoshop, (in that order)


EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA LOS ANGELES EXTENSION PROGRAM  -  CERTIFICATE IN FILM SCORING - 2001
Certificate Program in Film Scoring. Two to three year comprehensive program in the art and business of writing music for film.

UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA LOS ANGELES   -  MFA-NOT COMPLETED 1987-1999
Major in animation through the UCLA department of Film and Animation
Courses included: Conventional cel animation, 3D computer animation, Film design including optical printing,
Storyboard and layout techniques, Sound and Image editing, and life drawing workshops.

U C DAVIS EXTENSION  -  CERTIFICATE IN GRAPHIC DESIGN - 1986
Courses Included: Production for Graphic design, lettering, Scientific Illustration, Layouts
and Comprehensives, Business Principles for the Design Professional, Trademark and Symbol Design,
Graphic Communication -Visual Design, Portfolio Workshop.

POMONA COLLEGE, CLAREMONT CA  -  BACHELOR OF ARTS - 1985

Major in painting and serigraphy, strong background in drawing. courses included: Painting, Serigraphy, Drawing, Photography. I Also have a strong background in music. My other interests are Singing, Swimming, and riding my bicycle.

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