Creative Problem Solver.

Hello, my name is Hal Teasler. I’m a graphic designer interested in finding creative solutions to visual problems.

Portfolio
Experience

Portfolio

SEC Champions

Motion Graphics

2016 Egg Bowl Champs

Motion Graphics

Hail State

Motion Graphics

Minerva

Multi-Purpose Design

Enter the Dragon

Illustration

NOMG

Logo | Package | Ad

Vinyl Dust

Illustration

Hail State
Giving Days

Social Media Animation

EXPERIENCE

Mississippi State Television Center | Videographic Coordinator

Starkville, MS | July 2014 - Present

Collaborated with producers to create high quality motion graphics to meet clients needs for live and taped video productions that appeared across a variety of platforms. Worked with MSU Athletics and Bulldog Sports Properties to produce various animated elements for videoboards during athletic events. Became familiar with the production process and acquired the skills to produce a variety of video content. Learned and operated Compix character generator for live and studio productions and served as primary instructor for staff and students. Collaborated with producers of Farmweek to produce an entirely new television graphics package to compliment a newly designed news set. Worked with the chief engineer to develop and implement render farm solutions that allowed us to render complex 3D animations in order to meet tight deadlines. Served as the primary webmaster for the University Television Center website.


Mississippi State University Office of Public Affairs | Graphic Designer

Starkville, MS | July 2012 - Present

Designed a variety of print materials that included magazine layouts, marketing mailers, billboards, etc. Assisted Mississippi State University Television Center in the production of live and recorded video graphics for the Department of Athletics and Bulldog Sports Properties. Designed video graphics and animations for Mississippi State University’s 2013 national commercial. Acquired valuable knowledge of external relations at the university level.


Mississippi State Television Center | Intern

Starkville, MS | 2011-2012

Assisted with animations and graphics. Learned the basics of broadcast graphics as well as video standards. Redesigned the company’s website. Worked on a live to tape broadcast. Learned basic Cinema 4D. Helped operate the Mississippi State Jumbotron during a nationally televised football game.


Starkville Daily News | Paginator

Starkville, MS - 2009 | 2010

Used Adobe InDesign to lay out text and images. Communicated with reporters and staff in the office. Designed special sections and covers. Designed impromptu graphics for stories. Reviewed articles for spelling and grammatical errors. Helped people in the office with software related computer issues.


Freelance Designer

2008 | Present

Worked with clients and designed a variety of projects including websites, business cards, album artwork, t-shirts, posters, and more. Set and met my own deadlines. Communicated with clients to ensure projects arrived on time and in good quality.


Premiere Printing | Designer

2004-2008

Created and collaborated on various print projects including t-shirts, brochures, business cards, posters, logo design and media guides.

Education

Mississippi State University

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design.
  • 3.55 GPA • Member of MSU AIGA
  • SKILLS

  • Illustration
  • Typography
  • HTML
  • CSS
  • jQuery
  • Animation
  • SOFTWARE

  • Illustrator
  • Photoshop
  • InDesign
  • After Effects
  • Premiere Pro
  • Cinema 4D
  • CONTACT

  • Email: hteasler6857@gmail.com
  • Twitter:@hteasler6857
  • Instagram:instagram.com/hteasler6857
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