Robert P. Hernandez

RPH Studio

Augusta, ME, USA
As the Lead Illustrator and Designer for RPH Studio, I create graphics, maps, and portraits for print and online publications. I also design brochures, postcards, event signage, and special branding projects for companies and nonprofits.

Work Experience

RPH Studio

Illustrator, Designer

As the Lead Illustrator and Designer for RPH Studio, I create graphics, maps, and portraits for print and online publications. I also design brochures, postcards, event signage, and special branding projects for companies and nonprofits.
June 2010 - Augusta, Maine, United States

Colby College

Senior Graphic Designer

At Colby College, I designed a wide range of print publications for the Office of Communications. Primary clients included the office of admissions, alumni relations and the president’s office. Other duties included the creation of original illustrations, campus/event photography, photo art direction and the design of three issues of Colby magazine per calendar year. I also worked closely with print vendors to coordinate estimates, file preparation, and on-press color correction.
April 2007 - July 2015 Maine, United States

Pitzer College

Graphic Designer 1

At Pitzer College, I designed print publications for the Office of Public Relations including: alumni magazine, brochures, catalogues, mailers, event signage, postcards and event posters. Other duties included creating original illustrations and event photography. Also worked closely with print vendors to prepare files for printing process.
August 2003 - March 2007 Claremont, California, United States

Los Angeles Newspaper Group

Visual Journalist

Illustrated maps, charts, technical illustrations, logos and editorial cartoons for the San Gabriel Valley Tribune, Pasadena Star-News and the Los Angeles
Daily News.
November 2002 - August 2003 West Covina, California, United States

Los Angeles Times

Page Designer

Designed news and special sections of the Inland Valley Voice, a local section of the Los Angeles Times.
June 2000 - November 2002 Ontario, California, United States

Caltrans

Design / Photography Intern

Photography assignments included controlled studio shoots, event photography and aerial photography. Illustrated and designed posters and print publications for events and campaigns.
January 1997 - August 1998 San Diego, California, United States

Education

Savannah College Of Art And Design (SCAD)

Master's of Art, Illustration Design

Savannah, Georgia, United States

Pitzer College

Bachelor's of Art, Art

Claremont, California, United States

Awards

UCDA - University And College Designers Association

Award of Excellence, Magazine single issue

2009

UCDA - University And College Designers Association

Silver, Magazine single issue

2008

UCDA - University And College Designers Association

Award of Excellence, Magazine series

2008

UCDA - University And College Designers Association

Award of Excellence, Magazine Spread

2010

Skills

Acrylic, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Graphic Art, Graphic Design, Illustration, Ink, Maps, Typography, Watercolor,