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TOBY S. VERHINES

Bachelors in Fine Arts / Graphic Design


WORK EXPERIENCE

2012 - Current
Designer / Illustrator / Photographer
Heathen Divine, Joshua Tree, CA
Projects focused on composition, symmetry, asymmetry, color theory, stark contrast, utilization of mixed media, illustration and photography.

End products resulting in design collateral, textiles, gallery prints, three-dimensional objects, jewelry, logo design, collage, sculpture, and adornment.

Toby Verhines, Founder and CEO
505-730-8128 (cell)

 

2010 - 2012
Graphics Specialist II / Designer
The American Geophysical Union,
Washington, DC

Worked with all internal departments as well as outside partners in the development and design of science, event, and book title-specific collateral. Contributed hundreds of designs, including many for the annual Fall Meeting in San Francisco (the largest Earth and space sciences conference in the world). Highly praised by both the Art Director and Executive Director / CEO.

Brian Kelm, Art Director
443-848-1338 (cell)
http://www.agu.org

 

2008 - 2009
Freelance Designer / Page Layout Specialist
Sourcebooks, Naperville, IL
Freelance designer and page layout specialist. Created complete styles and internals for over 300 titles. Incredibly efficient with multiple tasks and fast turnaround.

Adrian Casanova, Art Director
Contact at http://www.sourcebooks.com

 

2006 - 2008
Graphic Designer
Sourcebooks and Sphinx Legal,
Naperville, IL

Graphic designer and page layout specialist. Tasks included—but were not limited to—cover design, internals, press-ready file generation, printer relations, and off-press review. Responsible for the design of the Guias Practicas series, The Unhappy Lawyer, The Dictionary of Legal Bullshit, The Classical Music Experience, Sphinx Essential Dictionaries as well as many other titles.

Adrian Casanova, Art Director
Contact at http://www.sourcebooks.com

 

EDUCATION / SKILLS

2005
Bachelor of Fine Arts - Graphic Design
The Art Institute of Illinois - Schaumburg, IL

2002
Studies in Fine Arts and Graphic Design
University of New Mexico, NM

2001
Studies in Graphic Design
The Art Institute of Fort Lauderdale, FL