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Jamie E. Spencer

4802 E.Ray RD. Ste. 23-332
Phoenix, AZ 85044-6417

Work:  310-488-4252  LosAngeles, CA.
Work:  602-622-4606  Phoenix, AZ.
Email:  jamie at jesproductions.com
Web Site: www.jesproductions.com



Objective:
Position as Multimedia Artist, Graphic Designer, Staff Artist or Production Assistant with an artistic innovative company, utilizing my leadership and experience in visual arts.

Experience:


j.e.s. productions,   Memphis, TN USA
Owner/Art Designer    Lead Artist
Jan.1981 - Present:   J.E.S. Productions.com   4802 E.Ray RD. Ste. 23-332 Phoenix, AZ 85044
Established 1982 in Memphis, TN; providing graphic arts services including layouts and promotional materials for the music industry. 1991 expanded company in Los Angeles; offering :
* fine arts,
* murals,
* faux finishes,
* backdrops/set design
* graphic art services.

*Created and launched j.e.s. productions web village late 1997.

88/1990 - 1/1993  L.A. Art Supply  West Los Angeles,CA   Sales Consultant
Provided sales assistance and instruction in a variety of mediums including oils, watercolors, pastels; as well as extensive graphic arts/faux finishing supplies to professional artists and art institutes.

*UCLA
*Southern California Institute of Architecture
*Otis Parsons School of Design
*Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising
*Santa Monica College
*USC

1/1987 - 2/1990   Universal Reprographics INC.  Santa Monica (-Branch),CA.   Assistant Manager
And Production Coordinator of architectural blueprinting, off-set printing, messenger pick-up/delivery to
worldwide commercial architects.

Major Accounts managed :
*Frank Gehry & Assoc. (Walt Disney Music Hall Project L.A.
*Euro-Disneyland, Disneyland Tokyo
*Johannes Van Tilburg (multiple Westside LA projects)
*Solberg & Lowe Architects in conjunction with The J. Paul Getty Development Department (new Getty Museum)
*McGuire-Thomas Associates (The Loews Hotel).
Additional projects:

Downtown Los Angeles Public Library Tower, First Interstate Tower.

Education:

2006-present:  Phoenix College
Graphic Design, Multimedia Design, and Communications Technologies

2003-2004:  Institute School of New Technology at Studio City, California
Multimedia Design Graphic Artist Certified, Multimedia Design Artist

1975-1978: The University of Tennessee US-TN.-Nashville   Nashville, TN, USA
Most College Coursework Completed Fine Arts Major - Italian Renaissance, minor studies
Art History and Graphic Arts. Studied under Paul Zeppalienski

Skills [OS ] Mac and PC :

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Dreamweaver , HTML coding ,CSS style coding
  • Adobe Flash
  • QuarkXpress
  • Microsoft Office
  • MAC / PC Platforms


  • * ARTIST ( professional ) 26 years experience
    * PAINTER ( professional ) 8 years experience
    * GRAPHIC ARTIST ( professional ) 10 years experience
    * PRODUCTION LABOR ( professional ) 6 years experience

ADDITIONAL SKILLS:

  • Master Faux finsher/decorative painter
  • Scenic artist/ sets-backdrops
  • Fine Art Design and Development
  • ACCREDITATIONS and CERTIFICATIONS:

  • AdobeĀ® Certified Expert (ACE) Adobe Photoshop
  • AdobeĀ® Certified Expert (ACE) Adobe Illustrator (in progress)

    + SUPERVISORY SKILLS:

  • Facilitator of projects including estimates,
  • supply inventory, job implementation ,oversee artists and craftsmen,
  • client liaison.