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RICK MONZON

2153 Woodland Ave., Ojai, CA 93023

cell:  (805) 798-1843

email:  rick@rickmonzon.com

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS

  • 30 years experience in graphic arts field as an independent contractor  for retouching and illustration services with business and personal clients
  • Extensive experience in Adobe Photoshop (retouching/finishing)
  • Recognized fine artist (painting) with work in art collections here and abroad
  • Enthusiastic team player
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

EXPERIENCE

REELZ cable TV network, Albequerque , NM,  Jan 2014 – Present

      Graphic Artist (retoucher, finisher)

  • High degree of cosmetic enhancement to publicity photos for network broadcast , Internet and magazine advertising campaigns

Trailer Park Inc. entertainment marketing, Los Angeles, CA,  June 2014 – Present

      Graphic Artist (retoucher, finisher)

  • Inhouse and offsite retouching for motion picture campaigns

Photos 4 MLS, Irvine, CA (real estate photography service- http://photos4mls.com/)          June 2012- Present

      Graphic Artist (retoucher, photo editor)

  • Adjusting and enhancing  photos for real estate sales websites and printed fliers
  • Uploading prepared photos and running online real estate website software

NUVO Television, Los Angeles,CA (cable network)                    May 2009- Present

      Graphic Artist (retoucher, finisher)

  • High degree of cosmetic enhancement to publicity photos for network broadcast , Internet and magazine advertising campaigns

Warner Bros Studios, Burbank ,CA (CW Television Network)      Aug 1996-April 2008

      Graphic Artist (retoucher/finisher)

  • High degree of cosmetic enhancement to publicity photos for outdoor billboard and magazine advertising campaigns
  • Produced original artwork and illustration

Partial List of Freelance Clients           1980 to Present  

  • Warner Bros. / CW Television Network
  • NUVO Television Network
  • Cimmaron Group
  • Sony Pictures
  • 30Sixty Design
  • Wong, Doody, Crandall, Wiener Advertising
  • Andy Engel Design
  • Seiniger Advertising
  • Terry Hines and Associates
  • Dawn Patrol Studios
  • Skechers Footware
  • Bachrach Men’s Wear catalog
  • Warner Bros. Records
  • New Line Cinema
  • A&M Records
  • Capitol Records
  • Los Angeles Magazine

EDUCATION

1973-4-Art Center College of Design, Los Angeles, CA

1971-Academy of Art College, San Francisco, CA

1971-Diablo Valley College, Concord, CA

Honors Scholarship, Academy of Art College