Maria Terentieva

9 Sewall Ave. Apt. 101, Brookline, MA, 02446
maria-terentieva.com│ maria.terentieva@gmail.com │ (978)-239-5605

 

Skills

• Learning new software
• Surface and Textile Design
• Video Editting
• Animation
• Maya
• Screen Printing
• Laser Cutting

Software

• Adobe Creative Suite, including Photoshop, Premiere Pro, After Effects, and Illustrator
• Maya
• Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
• Dragonframe

 

Education

BFA in Animation

Massachusetts College of Art and Design - September 2013 to May 2016

 

Work Experience

 

Key Holder and Designer

Moleskine  – Boston, MA – February 2018 to Present

• Developed illustrative displays which increased customer engagement andled to sales.
• Trained new employees and acted as a go-to for veteran employees
• Acted as manager’s second in command, relaying information to staff in their absence and performing mangerial duties at their request

Concept Artist & Character Designer

Heradite Productions LLC  – Remote Freelance – June 2016 to February 2017
Eternal Camping film project

• Drew concept art that contributed to an increase in marketing outreach for the project
• Designed characters and drew full-color conceptual storyboards
• Met with client on a weekly basis to discuss progress and receive feedback
• Used client feedback to continually refine work until they were satisfied

 

Key Holder & Sign Designer

Magic Beans - Cambridge, MA - June 2016 to October, 2017

• Planning and drawing chalkboard signs to engage and inform the local community about upcoming sales and events, and then posting these to Instagram afterwards in order to further outreach
• Swiftly trained new employees in product information, allowing them to make sales in those product categories that contributed to a 52% increase in sales from the past year
• Providing customer service with personalized consultations and informational follow up emails, building loyalty and ensuring up to of return sales for the company
• Performing managerial duties in absence of manager

 

 

Authorized to work in the US for any employer