Carmen Rodriguez Peñamaria

Illustrator & Graphic Designer

San Diego, CA, USA
My OBJECTIVE is to work for companies and institutions where subtle design is appreciated and high quality work is produced. I am looking forward to continuing learning and developing my career.

Work Experience



GIFTING was born in San Diego, California, to create cute souvenirs from this beautiful city, that welcomes hundreds of tourists every year. Eventually Gifting will move forward creating other gifts not necessarily souvenir-related. There are a few samples below and you can check out some more at our temporary website
October 2014 - Present California, United States

McGoodwin James & Co.

Web Design Associate

Design of website lay-outs and creation of graphic materials for the company's websites, such as info graphics and relevant illustrations.
October 2013 - February 2014 Solana Beach, California, United States

Bizx LLC

Graphic Design Artist

Design of graphic content for the company´s websites such us infographics, themed city maps and elements for their interfaces.
January 2013 - Present San Diego, California, United States

Grupo Hidalgo´s

Packaging Graphic Designer

Packaging revision and catalogue design.
May 2012 - September 2012 Madrid, Spain

Yube Urban Wear S.L.

Intern as a Fashion Web Graphic Design

Banner and flyer design for the website; Design of images for mailings to clients.
November 2011 - February 2012 Madrid, Spain

Kaluka Shop

Blog manager

January 2012 - May 2012 Spain

Conrado Mas

Blog manager

June 2011 - December 2011 Madrid, Spain

Setex Aparki, S.A.

Graphic Designer

Design of advertising (posters, leaflets and flyers) and corporate elements.
March 2008 - July 2010 Madrid, Spain

Ayuntamiento De Pozuelo De Alarcon

Graphic Designer

Design of corporate and promotional items for the city street exhibitors, press and magazines, and the internet.
June 2006 - March 2008 Spain



Illustration, Comics and Advertising Design

September 2006 - July 2009 Spain

Istituto Europeo Di Design

Graphic Design

Four-month program at the head school in Rome (Italy), on the 1st. part of the 3rd. year.
September 2003 - June 2006 Madrid, Spain

Universidad Autónoma De Madrid

Business Administration

October 1999 - July 2003 Madrid, Spain


Spanish (Native),
English (Fluent),
Italian (Conversational),
French (Beginner),


Flash, Illustrator, Imagining, InDesign, Layout, Photoshop, Sketching, Drawing,