mattoberdier illustration • animation • design

1389 Gambrell , Pontiac, MI 48340


College for Creative Studies, Detroit May 2008

B.F.A. – Illustration GPA 3.40



Software Proficiency: Adobe CS5: Illustrator, Photoshop, Flash, InDesign, After Effects, Dreamweaver, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, WordPress

Professional Expertise: Web Design, Motion Graphics, Portraiture, Story Boarding, Print Design, Animation, Book Illustration, Logo Design, Photo Restoration and Retouching, Screen Printing, Studio Photography, Video Production, Figure Drawing and Color Theory


PGN Agency 2011-Present
Royal Oak, MI

Designing and building websites using WordPress and Adobe Dreamweaver

for Louies Pizza, and others.

Developing distinctive logos for products and businesses.

Developing WordPress themes using CSS and PHP.

Moreau Creative
Clarkston,                                                                                                               MI 2010 – 2011

Designing pop-up invitation for Oakwood Hospital and mailer ads for Hometown Connection publications using Adobe Illustrator.

Creating print designs for brochures, postcards, posters, business cards for Newman Consulting, Fax Michigan, and City of St. Clair Shores. 2008 – 2010
Detroit, MI

Creating video promos using Adobe After Effects, which is running at major Metro-Detroit venues to promote green technology.

Designing artwork, interactive graphics and layout for using Adobe Flash and JavaScript.

Maintaining WordPress websites by installing and altering plugins, managing databases, and updating content.

Basic German

Sasha Animal Sanctuary, Vegan Outreach, Sierra Club