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Paulette Rich Long
Nazareth, PA 18064
Fax: available on request
Education: Fashion Institute of Technology, major in apparel design
1984-1986-Art Director Wear Me Apparel-Newborn-Toddler Girls division.
1985-Present-Freelance Graphic Artist/Designer
I have over 20 years of experience as a freelance artist/designer specializing in the apparel industry. I have freelanced for various companies including Junior apparel companies such as Cheesey, Priorities, and Caresse Lingerie. I also have worked with many Childrenswear companies creating graphics for all ages, layette to size 14, boy and girl. These companies include Weeplay Kids, Little Me, Kids Zone, Piccino Piccina, Halabaloo, and Play Fair Kidswear. Ive freelanced for AMC which is a subsidiary of Target stores. Apparel Ive created art for has been sold on all levels of retail including Target, Wal-Mart, Boscovs, Kohls, Alloy, Urban Outfitters, Delias, Macys, Neiman Marcus, and Bloomingdales,
My experience includes artwork and design for allover prints, screenprints, appliqués, and garment design, ads, logo and hangtag design, computer training, and package design. I have also designed some hard goods including holiday decor items such as candle holders, serving trays, and lawn ornaments.
I also have several years experience creating license art for apparel. Ive worked on art for licenses such as Popeye, Felix the Cat, Curious George, Radio Flyer, Betty Boop, Nesquik, NASCAR, and many others.
I am extremely proficient with creating and designing art using the computer. I work in Illustrator CS3, Photoshop CS3, and Freehand MX. Currently I work with my clients by telecommunicating from my studio in Pennsylvania. My clients are located in several states including California, New York, Minnesota, New Jersey, and Florida. I will travel to NYC to meet with clients if necessary.
I am reliable and deadline friendly. Building lasting relationships with my clients is important to me. I do my best to anticipate and fulfill my clients needs.