artistry - creative design - marketing - prepress - print
It's that simple. Knowing how to and when not to. Seeing what's right
and what's best for the customer. A love of the creative
process as well as a deep desire to produce the best. That's Le Sheppard,
an Artist with a Pen, a Brush and
Email at your@TSGSPORTS.com or
call 215.860.6208 - 457 Durham Road Newtown PA
is Le Sheppard ... Digital Artist with 25 years experience
in every level of the print, publishing, and the creative industry
(from management to speed print to prepress to design). Detail oriented
with client relations experience, computer skills and creative insight.
Demonstrated success in productivity improvement, client service,
sales and meeting deadlines. An artist with enthusiasm for client
satisfaction and corporate success.
What have I done in this career ... In
my design career I have worked in every level of the design, digital
artistry and production industry design everything and anything
from newsletter, brochures, ads, direct mailers, etc. - to prepress
retouching PhotoShop work - to high end prepress press prep - to
managing art departments and designing production networks and processes
- working in small shops to high end New York houses from Philly
to New York - working with clients such as Lord & Taylor, Johnson
& Johnson, TYCO Toys, Mars / M&M, GAF, Shady Brook Foods,
Merck, Sunshine Foods, and SO much more. I've designed web sites
for many many companies and individuals from politician to companies.
Plus I taught digital design at Berkeley Corporation and on site
for many small to medium size companies. Quite the career taking
to all levels of the publishing, digital artistry and creative industry.
... Simply put - creation. My passion is to create.
A company, a design, a concept, a song, or a process that flows.
My work, my best work has always been when I am allowed and able
to create. From my days as an art student to my songwriter years
into my digital artistry - my simple passion was to create. I still
find myself searching for new ways to create.
... A "creative eye" in the work environment developed
through 25 years of dealing with the public, music and art clients.
Art background in pencil, pen and ink, charcoal, pastels, watercolor
... Digital Artistry. Hands-on experience with Macintosh
and PC computers using the following applications: QuarkXPress,
Illustrator, Photoshop, FreeHand, PageMaker, Systems, Scanning,
FileMaker, and Microsoft Word.
Service ... Sales, promotion, office management,
marketing, expenditures and customer liaison services.
Publishing - 1989 Berkeley Corporation, Bala Cynwyd PA
and Sales - 1989-90 The Advancement Group's
& Professional Goal Setting" and AAI’s "Professional Selling
- 1981-83 Montgomery County Community
(drawing) and Plymouth-Whitemarsh Evening classes (painting, drawing)
- 6.03 to present
Sports Products and Design
PA, Owner / Digital Artistry
Ball Manufacture - 10.99 - 5.03
production, management - 60K
creative link in the entire process / Managing and producing ball
- design, maintain the web site, the web infrastructure
and producing all marketing materials / Managing sales support
and producing advertising materials / Running operations and production
and proofing working with domestic and overseas suppliers
Print and Imaging - 99
Services/Prepress Manager - 55K
/ Harte Hanks - 97 thru 99
PA, Digital Prepress Artist - freelance digital artist
Press - 97
Services/Prepress Manager, Warminster PA 215.322.6200
ECI - 97
Prepress Artist, Edgewater NJ 201.941.6906
Inc. - 96
Services Manager, Harrison NJ 201.482.1222
(web art) Montclair NJ
(multimedia art) Montclair NJ
Group (design) East Brunswick NJ
& Roman, Inc. - 95
/ Production Manager, East Brunswick NJ, Clients: Sunshine, Tyco,
- 90 thru 95 (Self-employed - see below)
Consultant, Instruction & Design, Spring House PA
Corporation - 89 thru 90
- instructed software including QXP, PM, Illustrator, FHD, Systems.
Supervised computer labs and scheduled classes. Hardware / software
maintenance, network management and troubleshooting. Design work.
— Bala Cynwyd PA
- 74 thru 90 - Le Records & Le Sheppard Publishing
Songwriter, performer, producer - Writing, producing, packaging
and selling original music. http://www.lesheppard.com
For several years I worked as a consultant/designer for
small businesses and international firms, while managing
a network of specialists interlinked only by the need of
the client. Together, each of us was able to offer more
to our individual clients with the help of those on the
network, theSHEPPARDgroup. From
concept to creation to product — Nothing but the best.
|Thomas J Paul
||Produced work for Nabisco,
M&M/Mars, Johnson & Johnson,
Arm & Hammer & Rocco/Shady
Plus, Systems Consultant.
manipulation for TV commercial spot.
artwork for corrugated printing plates.
taught design staff ILL, QXP and PHS. Also consulted
staff Ill, QXP & PHS. Plus, Systems Consultant.
a prototype cataloging system for logos and artwork
hi-end digital illustrations.
Design / Susan Beard Design
design work. Plus, Systems Consultant.
QXP on the Mac/PC
QXP on the PC
clients in Production and Design
Diccicco & Battista
references provided upon request
Rieck - Harmony Web, Inc.
847.853.9974 - Cell 847.209.6631
Fryer - Soccer America
Development Associate, 510/559-2219 phone - 510/528-5177
Thomas - Hempfield Soccer Club
Director, 717/397-5248 phone - 717/397-0662 fax
Director, Applegate Advertising Design