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Kat Garcia

Illustrator

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  • LevelJunior
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
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  • ProfessionsWatercolour Illustrator - Graphic Illustrator - Graphic Design Artist

About me

I am an Illustrator and Surface Designer from the New York City area and am now temporarily London. I recently graduated with a BFA in Illustration from the University of the Arts in Philadelphia.

Skills

  • Surface Pattern
  • Adobe Indesign/illustrator/photoshop
  • Editorial Illustration
  • Hand Lettering
  • Digital Printing
  • Apple Computers

Work history

2017

Surtex Intern

Magnet Reps.

May 2017 - May 2017
  • New York, United States
  • Internship
  • Assistant for Manet Reps. sub-division Artelier of Brands during the 3-day Surtex tradeshow in NYC.

2017

Sales Associate

Anthropologie

Apr 2015 - Jun 2017
  • Philadelphia, United States
  • Full Time
  • Influencer for sales of lifestyle products, while working with a team to service customers and maintain high-end retail operations and aesthetics.

2017

Student Ambassador

University of the Arts Admissions

Oct 2014 - May 2017
  • Philadelphia, United States
  • Full Time
  • Welcomed and lead tours to prospective students, special quest, and incoming faculty to the University, as well as working front desk operations part-time.

Education

2017

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Illustration

The University of the Arts

Aug 2013 - May 2017
  • Philadelphia, United States
  • Majored in Illustration with concentrations in textiles and graphic design. Winner of the Artist Scholarship and Institutional University Grant for Academic Performance.

Awards

2017

Society of Illustrators Annual Student Competition

Society of Illustrators

  • Selected work displayed in the Museum of American Illustration as well as distributed in a full-colour catalogue.

2017

Faculty Award

University of the Arts Illustration

  • Award is given to graduating students who have made significant contributions to the department's community and have made an impressive personal improvement in their work.