Brett Schuster

bFlat Creative

Rio Rancho, NM, USA
Hello, and welcome to my portfolio! I invite you to take a look around. Feel free to ask me any questions! I am an all-around creative who loves UI and UX design, as well as product design, branding, and photography. Building things is fun too.

As a designer I aim to create beautiful products that people thoroughly enjoy to view and use. I plan to accomplish this by paying the most attention to minute details and designing with humans in mind.

Work Experience


Chief Creative Officer

August 2017 - Present Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

Atom Operations

Chief Design Officer

March 2015 - September 2019 Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

OneTrust Home Loans

Graphic Designer/Media Specialist

Design new user interfaces for company software platforms; maintain and update website and other materials; convert UI designs to HTML/CSS; add functionality to existing platform; create new marketing material for marketing department.
February 2014 - March 2016 New Mexico, United States

Alliance Home Loans

Lead Graphic Designer, Media Specialist

Head of design in the Marketing Department, manages design assistant and developer. Designs various marketing material and systems, such as Marketing Resources Center, an online repository for loan officers to retrieve marketing material; flyers, posters, postcards, inserts, brochures, etc. Design various online systems such as Loan Tracking System, On Boarding Portal, lead generating system, and website. Design mobile applications. Design stationery materials such as letterheads, business cards, notecards, envelopes, etc. Write original copy for website and flyers. Direct, film, and edit promotional videos for loan officers. Photograph events and edit photos for web use.
March 2013 - February 2014 Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

Gencor Mortgage

Graphic Designer

Designed marketing material such as flyers, posters, presentations, promotional items (sunglasses, chapstick, etc.). Designed stationery material such as notepads, business cards, letterheads, envelopes, etc. Designed web material such as website, squeeze pages, applications, etc.
September 2012 - March 2013 Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States


V. Sue Cleveland High School

Diploma of Distinction

Graduated from V. Sue Cleveland High School with the Diploma of Distinction, an ACT score of 28, and an overall cumulative GPA of 3.98.
August 2009 - May 2013 Rio Rancho, New Mexico, United States


English (Native),
German (Conversational),
Spanish (Beginner),


Video, Web Design, Autocad, Branding, CSS, Graphic Design, HTML, Illustrator CS5, Illustrator CS6, Logo Design, Modern UI/UX Techniques, Photo Editing, Photo Manipulation, Photography, Photoshop CS5, Photoshop CS6, PHP, Product Design, SketchUp 8, Videography, Vintage Design , WordPress,

Charity Work


Brett started his graphic design career by volunteering his skills to create pieces for people who had no budget or for non-profit groups. Now that Brett is professionally designing, he wishes to thank those who gave him the opportunity to design which gave him a springboard into his professional career. Because of this, Brett continually volunteers his talents whenever the opportunity arises. Below is a list of charitable contributions Brett has made in chronological order.

V. Sue Cleveland High School (2012)
- Designed participation plaques for the school's Key Club. Plaques were printed on brushed aluminum and mounted to a dark cherrywood backing.

V. Sue Cleveland High School (2012)
- Designed an event poster for the school football team.

V. Sue Cleveland High School (2012)
- Designed event poster for an upcoming Social Security conference held at the school.

Democratic Party of New Mexico (2012)
- Designed a Democratic Party fundraiser event poster for a member of the party.

Loving Thunder Therapeutic Riding, LLC (2012)
- Designed material for a charity dinner, including tickets, posters, envelopes, and other various event material. (See project in portfolio)

The Ladies and Gentlemen Band (2013)
- Designed logo and promotional materials.

Rio Grande Rebels 4H Group (2013)
- Designed logo for group events
- Designed t-shirts for sale at County Fair

Rio Grande Rebels 4H Group (2014)
- Design t-shirts for sale at County Fair
- Design artwork for fair book cover