EDUCATION
Bachelor of Fine Arts - Graphic and Interactive Communications,
Ringling College of Art and Design, May, 2009
Graduate, Collins Hill High School, May, 2005, Suwanee, GA
Ringling School of Art and Design, Pre-College Program, Summer 2004, Sarasota, FL

EMPLOYMENT
07.09 - Present Design/Marketing Intern, Stonebranch, Alpharetta, Georgia
Working closely with the marketing department to assist in the creation of all print material
Such as corporate sales sheets, folders, banners, email templates, notepads, and diagrams.


01.09 - 05.09 Intern Design Center, RCAD, 2010 Admissions Calendar
[This project went on to win a Gold ADDY award]
Responsible for meeting with clients
Creating a design brief and schedule for the project
Designing/making mock-ups of the calendar
Creating print ready files, and assisting on press checks


05.08 - 06.08 Intern for Alee and Press, Atlanta, Georgia
Assembling sample books and assisted in photo styling


06.07 - 07.07 Ringling College Summer Teen Studios: Teacher’s Assistant
Assisting students in drawing and painting practices


10.06 - 05.07 Marketing and Design /Assistant to the Director for Paradigm Art
Designing and distributing promotion material

HONORS and AWARDS
ROCKPORT Torsion ‘Sculpture’ Contest, Honorable Mention
Freshman CORE Program Award Winner, Ringling College of Art and Design, 2006
Perfect School Attendance Award Recipient, 2001-2005
National Art Honor Society Graduate, 2005


CREDENTIALS
Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (strengths in InDesign and Illustrator), Microsoft Office

emma buckelew
emmabuckelew@gmail.com