Brittany Rislund

Founder and Lead Creative at Maddart Creative

Phoenix, AZ, USA

Work Experience

Maddart Creative

Founder and Lead Creative

Maddart Creative is a boutique design studio committed to engaging clients and creating meaningful experiences through beautiful, innovative design. More than just your standard design services, Maddart Creative works with you to develop tailored solutions that solve your company's communication challenges with fresh and impactful visual design so that you can exceed your business goals.

Brittany Rislund founded Maddart Creative to bring agency knowledge and expertise to the one-on-one relationships she builds with her clients. Working with entrepreneurs to small and medium sized businesses, she's hell-bent on pushing boundaries and redefining the creative process.
May 2016 - Present Phoenix, Arizona, United States

Phoenix Comicon

Art Coordinator

Working with the Art Manager to lead a team of eight designers on developing and creating all of the artwork required to pull of a convention that hosts over 70,000 people. Works include print design such as posters, banners, flyers, backdrops and booklets in addition to graphics for the website and social media pages.
November 2013 - Present Phoenix, Arizona, United States

Eeko Studio

Lead Designer

eeko studio is a boutique agency committed to working with businesses – large or small – to solve communication problems through fresh design and strong marketing strategy.
• Manage between three and eight projects at any given time while acting as main point of contact for our clients
• Principal designer for projects including identity and branding, print and digital design works, and UX design for web and mobile applications
• Lead and collaborate with a team of designers, developers, and copy editors for large scale projects from discovery through concept and design and to execution
• Create project timelines and deadlines and ensure deliverables are delivered on time
• Estimate project hours and cost, working with clients to find the best solutions within their budget
• Interview, hire, and mentor design interns to help them grow and learn effective industry skills and trends
• Salvaged a damaged client relationship by repairing their trust and establishing a closer relationship
November 2014 - June 2016 Phoenix, Arizona, United States

Phoenix Film Festival

Designer

Work as a member of the design team to establish a theme for the current year. Once a theme is established, we then create and design final print and non-print pieces including the main five posters for the festival, badges and passes, postcards, the program cover, and graphics for the website and social media pages.
October 2013 - September 2015 Arizona, United States

ShirtPunch

Designer, Promotions and Community Manager

ShirtPunch is your home for limited edition, pop culture merchandise... but there's a twist! Our designs are only available for 24 hours and then they're retired. Better act fast, the countdown click is ticking.
November 2013 - July 2014 Ontario, Canada

Nerd Block

Designer, Promotions and Community Manager

Nerd Block is a monthly mystery package delivered right to your door filled with nerdy apparel, toys, and collectables! Every Nerd Block comes with a custom t-shirt (in your size) and 4-6 epic items for you to tear into!
November 2013 - July 2014 Ontario, Canada

Seven Sin Design

Designer

Print and web graphics with a focus on logos, business cards, brochures, flyers, vehicle wraps and more.
March 2012 - January 2014 Phoenix, Arizona, United States

Self

Designer

I work with events, small businesses, and individuals from all over the world on various projects including establishing successful identities and brand design. Other works include print design and promotional materials such as brochures, flyers, posters, banners and vehicle wraps.

Web design includes graphics, basic website development for smaller businesses and individuals, site redesign, Word Press themes, SEO, and social media.
December 2011 - Present Phoenix, Arizona, United States

Education

Glendale Community College

Associate in Applied Science for Graphic Design, Web Publishing Design, and Animation

May 2013 Arizona, United States

Skills

Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Branding, Branding And Identity, Brochures, Business Cards, CSS, Drawing, Environmental Design, Front-End Development, Graphic Design, Graphics, HTML, Icons, Identity Design, Infographics, Large Format Prints, Logo Design, Logos, Painting, Photo Manipulation, Posters, Print Design, Print Design, Typography, Vehicle Wraps, Web Design, Web Graphics, WordPress,