Lisa Sterle is a Columbus artist with projects spanning from comic books to t-shirt design to pop-culture-fueled illustration. Her work is often bright, feminine, and occasionally tinged with horror— marrying her two favorite themes: the beautiful and the grotesque. She is currently working on a monthly serial comic called Long Lost, due out in fall 2017.

EXPERIENCE
June 2013 - present           Content Designer for Print Syndicate, apparel and design
Feb 2013 - June 2013         Apparel Printer for Skreened
Nov 2012- Mar 2013           Graphic Design Intern for Red Stylo Media, comic book publishing

SKILL SET
Expert in Photoshop and Illustrator    
Expert knowledge of social media platforms and how to utilize them for content promotion
       ( Wanelo, Pinterest, Tumblr, Facebook, Reddit, Imgur)
Ability to write copy that is Search Engine Optimized
Keen researching skills for establishing new audiences
Traditional drawing in oil, watercolor, pencil, charcoal
Familiarity with screenprinting, heat transfer and direct-to-garment printing proccesses
Strong illustration background
Strong typography skills

EDUCATION
2008-2012                              B.F.A Columbus College of Art & Design, Columbus, Ohio

AWARDS
2012                                       Best Visiting Artist, Agora, Columbus, Ohio
2008-2012                             Trustee's Scholarship, Columbus College of Art & Design, Columbus, Ohio

PUBLICATIONS
2015                                     Pelorus Press, Oily Vexation
2014                                     Winter Tangerine, The Knot of Madonna
2012                                     Vanderbilt University, The Ripping Wood
2011                                      Filigree, selected illustrations