Professional Skillset

My name is Laine Gavin. I am an artist at heart with a passion for creative design, photography,  film and travel. I am a recent graduate of the Virtual Technology and Design program at the University of Idaho in Moscow.

I bring ambition, experience, and education in video, motion graphics and photography practices in the creative design arena.  I am confident in photography, digital graphics and video production, and edit projects; with an eagerness to refine and develop my skills. I am committed to delivering a can-do attitude, maintain a keen eye for quality work and am energized by creative challenges.


  • In-depth understanding of creative design principles/development digital media/film production, and knowledge of digital and print based mediums
  • Advanced level in graphics and video post processing. Strong skill set in video shoot, production & edit projects with adapt and execute new skills quickly

Bachelor of Science in Virtual Technology and Design
University of Idaho, Moscow, Idaho — May 2017

  • VTD is an industry-driven degree program that merges technology with the science of art and virtual design; emphasizing digital media and visual creativity to enhance user experiences to transform the way people across the globe work and play using technology.
  • Graphic Design Pathway – Self initiated for career advancement with MOOC learning platform Coursera and Courses completed in Branding Guidelines, Layouts, Typography and UX Design.
  • Software proficiency – Adobe Creative Suite; Photoshop, Premiere, Illustrator, After Effects, Final Cut Pro., Maya, Z=Brush, Microsoft Office Suite, and Macintosh OS
  • Proven record to meet/exceed project deadlines. Adapt and prioritize in fast-paced, demanding environments – work independently/team

Advanced DSLR Photography and Image Editing ( 4 years)  Broadcasting/Digital Media Production and Video Editing  Advanced Animation — Advanced Character Design  Integrated Design Process – Virtual Design I, II, III & IV  Advanced Modeling — 2D/3D Lighting and Materials          Theatrics, Stage Makeup and Costume Design


CLEARWATER GEAR, SANDPOINT• PRODUCTION INTERN • SUMMER 2016, OCTOBER 2017-Present                            Clearwater Gear is a company with 30+ years experience in designing and production of custom printed drinkware.

  • Product photography and creative material for marketing and sales needs, to include use in brochures, website, and events
  • Assist in daily operations, screen printing, etching, glassware production processes and packaging for shipments
  • Collaborate and coordinate with internal and external resource to ensure products and services support customers’ needs.
  • Provided support for floor crew, warehouse production design center, office, shipping and sales services