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Ruthanne Robertson

Ruthanne Robertson

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Johnson County Community College

Adjunct Associate Professor at Johnson County Community College





Johnson County Community College

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Develop curriculum, teach undergraduate courses in Metalsmithing and Silversmithing and Ceramics
Courses: Metalsmithing and Silversmithing I, Metalsmithing and Silversmithing II, Ceramics I & II

Career medium 03
Career medium 02

Ruthanne J. Robertson

Artist, Designer

Design and produce handwoven items for apparel and home interiors. Provide weaving instruction
and assistance to beginning weaving students. Textile consultant. Develop and complete graphic
design projects including package designs, web sites, print publications and identity. Design and
fabricate custom jewelry. Design and construct sculptural pieces for exhibit.


University of Kansas (Design Dept

Lecturer- Design

Develop curriculum, teach undergraduate courses in Metalsmithing, Silversmithing & Jewelrymaking
Courses: Intro to Metals,Intro to Jewelry, Special Topics in Metals

Career medium 02

Avila University

Adjunct Assistant Professor

Teach undergraduate course in page layout processes and software
Courses: Digital Media I- Page Layout, , Digital Media III- Web Design, 2D Design

Kansas City Young Audiences

Visiting Artist

Develop lesson plans and provide lecture demos/workshops in K-12 classrooms in various aspects of
Fiber arts processes, techniques and; Design
and Fibers of the Future, Greek, Roman and Medieval Dyes/Textiles, Natural Dyeing, Navajo
Weaving and Design, Spinning and Weaving

Career medium 05
Career medium 03

Landajob (Saepio Technologies, Inc

Production Artist/Graphic Designer

Marketing assets management company. Duties included creating templates in proprietary editing
tool, database updates, javascript code editing, page layout, asset management, production work on
images, error checking.


Landajob (VML)

Production Artist/Graphic Designer

Production work in Flash. Screen captures, image clean-up, workflow and error checking images for
online help system.

Career medium 06

Landajob (Lifetouch Publishing)

Production Artist/Graphic Designer

Pre-Press for yearbook publications. Duties included downloading files from webservers or CDs,
processing image files for layout, clean-up layouts, including re-builds, generating and checking PDF
files, uploading proofs for customer approval, proofreading, clean-up and color correction of image
files, troubleshooting files for press, fixing errors. Moving files through servers, updating tracking


Park University

Adjunct Associate Professor

Develop curriculum, teach undergraduate courses in Graphic Design, Macintosh software, concept
development, design processes and techniques for print and digital media, advise on software/
hardware purchases, maintain Macintosh networked lab, provide Mac tech support.
Courses: Graphic Design 2, Graphic Design 3, Graphic Design 4, Independent Study in Design

Career medium 01
Career medium 05

Red Thread Design Group

Design Partner

Concept development and execution of original designs for print and digital media including
greeting cards, albums, corporate presentations, brochures, interactive CD ROM and web sites.


Hallmark Cards, Inc.

Technical Artist III

Concept development and design for greeting cards and specialty product, original artwork, digital
re-design of artwork, lettering, prototype and mock-up construction; product specifications and bid
packets for Asia office and outside vendors, design approvals on Asia samples, color approval on
color separations (in-house, outside vendor); project coordination and workflow, training and
supervision of support staff, art direction; web site development, design internal publications and
promotional materials; liaison with vendors; digital support to conventional media artists, software
training for artists; local workgroup tech support for Macintosh.

Career medium 03


Typesetter/Graphic Designer

Typsetting, Layout Design, Logo Design, PhotoShop, Pre-Press

University of Texas at Austin

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Design lesson plans and teach undergraduates in various Metalsmithing and Jewelry techniques and
processes, conduct and assist with critiques and student evaluations, maintain lab, supervise
undergraduate lab use, maintain and acquire equipment and supplies, set up student exhibits.

Career medium 04
Career medium 02

Star Signs & Graphics

Neon Tubebender/Graphic Designer

Design and construct neon for signage, design logos, proposed sign designs, site drawings, pattern-
making, sign repair and installation, drawings for customer approval and city permits, prepare
camera-ready artwork, lettering design, invoicing, purchasing, shop maintenance, organize shop, set
up inventory and workflow system, design production schedules and forms, train new hires in
"pumping and bombarding" procedures, materials inventory control.


The University of Texas at Austin

Master of Fine Arts, Studio Art: Metalsmithing/Jewelrymaking

Kansas State University

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Studio Art: Ceramics/Metalsmithing

Northwest Missouri State University

Studio Art- Ceramics/Jewelry

Central Missouri State University

Studio Art