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Joshua Stearns, Graphic Designer


To obtain employment that will allow for professional growth through available training, the experience of my peers, and on-the-job challenges, as well as personal growth within and outside of the company.




Digital Artist trained in video and animation and experienced in design for broadcast
news. Experienced in providing creative and clever solutions under tight deadlines.
Organized, efficient, and self motivating; I enjoy working in creative positions
that allow opportunities to refine current skill sets, as well as develop new ones.


MGFX, Media General Central Graphics Operation

Graphic Designer, March 2008 – March 2013

Richmond, VA
MGFX provides art department services for 18 television news stations across the
east coast and as far west as Alabama. Requirements of the job included:

  • Graphic Design for television and print applications.
  • Motion graphics and miscellaneous animation.
  • A fast paced environment.
  • Working both in teams and independently.
  • Accuracy in design.
  • Delivery by an IT-based solution.
  • Clear communication by e-mail and phone.

Haagen Dazs Ice Ceam Shop

Staff, 2006 – 2007

Richmond, VA
  • Part time work during College.
  • Emphasis on customer service.
  • Keeping a clean and organized work environment.

Ukrops Supermarket

Courtesy Clerk, 2002 – 2006

Richmond, VA
  • Part time work  during high school and college.
  • Emphasis on customer service.
  • Strong team environment.


Virginia Commonwealth University

BFA in Kinetic Imaging, 2007

Richmond, VA

Henrico County Center for the Arts

High School Visual Arts Program, 2003

Richmond, VA


  • Adobe Photoshop
    -Actions, Digital Painting, Design
  • Adobe After Effects
    -2D Animation, Expressions
  • Maxon Cinema4d
    -Modeling, rigging, 3D Animation, Expresso.
  • Maxon Bodypaint
    -Texture Painting, UV Mapping
  • Adobe Flash
    -2D Animation, Actionscript 2.0
  • Adobe Illustrator
    -Typography, Design
  • Autodesk 3D Studio Max
    -Modeling, Particle Effects
  • Autodesk Softimage XSI
    -Modeling, 3D Animation
  • Viz Curious Maps
    -Map Design
  • Adobe Audition
  • Adobe Soundbooth
  • FL Studio
  • Microsoft Word
  • WordPress

References Available Upon Request

 Posted by on May 16, 2011