Role: Undergraduate Student

Coursework

Bachelor of Fine Arts - BFA
Graphic Design Coursework Samples

University of Texas–Pan American

Vehicle Wrap Illustrations

International Museum of Art & Science (IMAS)

Objective:
To create a vehicle wrap concept for a 2005 Isuzu NPR 12ft Box FL Truck that reinforces the IMAS Mantra: Think. Discover. Experience. Create. To promote International Museum of Art & Science brand in transit across the Rio Grande Valley in South Texas.

Year
2014

Course
Design & Production I

Manual Cover & Icon Illustrations

Boys & Girls Club - Teen Court

Objective:
To update and format the Edinburg Teen Court Volunteer Training Session Teen Court Training Manual. To develop iconography to navigate readers amongst six categories of manual: Teen Court Calendar, Teen Court Rules, Attorney, Baliff, Court Clerk, and Master of Jury Member.
Year
2014

Contributing Designer
Libni Cortes

Course
Design & Production II

Print Inspired by Horace Taylor

Sunscreen Reapplication

Objective:
To design a poster inspired by 1920s Art Deco to raise skin cancer awareness. Inspired by advertisements for Brightest Longon by Horace Taylor, I sought to use his style as a central point of inspiration in creating this piece.
Year
2014

Course
Ideas & Styles

Bookcover Illustration

Frankenstein

Objective:
To read Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein and reimagine the cover design for Frankenstein. Inspired by the lack of a name and sense of identity, I sought to use the creature’s brain as a map discovering a new world.

Year
2013

Course
Visual Communication

Sea Turtle Hatching Activity Book

Sea Turtle Inc.


Objective:
To educate K-5th grade students to learn about sea turtle hatching and the dangers of littering. Each design met Texas Essential Knowledge and Skills education requirements.

Year
2013

Course
Design & Production I

Conclusion

Highlights

  • Creative process development–specifically emphasis on developing concepts
  • Collaborations that provided agency-like experience with aggressive deadlines
  • Exploration of different print mediums
  • Mentorship through Design Collective (Student Organization)

Apps/Resources Used

Paper & Pencil
25%

Adobe Illustrator
30%

Adobe Photoshop
25%

Adobe InDesign
20%