More Details on the Artist

 
Rich’s Resume’ :


1985  _  Woonsocket High School, Woonsocket, RI

1990  _  Art Institute of Boston  _ B.F.A.


1989 - 1990  _  Martin Design Group _ Illustrator / Designer _ E.Providence, RI

Hired to create packaging comps, technical drawings for instructional booklets for Hasbro.


1990 - 1994  _  Liquid Blue _ Illustrator / Designer _ Lincoln, RI

Generated basic four-color process, simulated four-color process, and hand separated graphic illustration for reproduction on t-shirts. Created technical pen and ink, airbrush, acrylic, computer, and colored pencil illustrations for subject matter including rock & roll, metaphysical, and nature.


1994 - 2000  _  Fruit of the Loom / Pro Player Sportswear _ Illustrator / Designer

Created many pieces of artwork , for sports mainly, with over a dozen concepts that initiated new lines of T-shirt designs. Clients such as NFL, NBA, MLB, NHL, Collegiate Sports, K-Mart, Planet Hollywood, Hard Rock Cafe, Dream Works, Wilson. In addition, gained an extensive amount of experience creating artwork geared toward the consumer, focusing in on a particular target audience, and have a record of consecutive top selling designs. 


2000 - 2005  -  Out of Bounds / Illuminations / Creative Discovery

Manchester, NH _ Illustrator / Designer

Senior Designer, my responsibilities included: concepts for product development, packaging design and illustration, product design and accurate specifications for print and mold making, finished packaging prototypes for sales, photo retouching and product rendering for catalogs, sell sheets and packaging, catalog design, logo design, photo shoots, and designing promotional materials. In addition to these, created the new company logo identity, web site, and the entire new line of packaging used by the “ Out of Bounds “ subsidiary.


2005 - Present  _  Normandin Art

Creating high-end computer illustration & design. Much of my artwork is produced on a Macintosh computer utilizing programs such as Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and In Design. Subject matter ranging from advertising illustration, editorial illustration, t-shirt illustration, metaphysical art, rock-n-roll art, to mascot illustrations and caricatures.  Also skilled at photo retouching, airbrushing, product rendering, murals, and have even done some work for children's books, as well.


On this site there’s just a sampling of my work.  I wanted to give an idea of the type of artwork I have created in each category.  Then a potential client can go right to a category they may be interested in and see if I could be a good fit for what they are looking for.


 

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