Dustin Tyler Elsbernd

1606 Alta Place

Dubuque, IA 52001

Illustrative Logo done using Adobe Illustrator CS6
Chair model created using Trimble Sketchup 8
Bug poster made using gradient meshes in Adobe Illustrator CS6
Front page from the student publication "The Belltower" done in Adobe Indesign
Character concept painted in Adobe Photoshop CS6
Scene created from skratch in Adobe Photoshop CS6
  • Education

University of Dubuque - Dubuque, IA
  • Bachelor of Science

  • Computer Graphics/Interactive Media

  • December 2014

  • Software

  • Adobe Illustrator CS6

  • Adobe InDesign CS6

  • Adobe Photoshop CS6

  • Adobe Premiere Pro CS6

  • Adobe After Effects CS6

  • Adobe Dreamweaver CS6

  • Adobe Flash CS5

  • Adobe Autodesk 3ds Max 2013

  • Microsoft Office 2011

  • Work Experience

Head Layout Editor, "TheBelltower"

University of Dubuque Campus Newspaper

(Aug. 2013 - Current)

  • Placed articles and photos for layout in a timely fashion.

  • Coordinated with photographers, layout assistants, and printer.

Freelance Work

Jan. 2013 - Current

  • Designed cover art for the book "U & Me" by John Stewart.

  • Created Christmas card design for Vice President of the University of Dubuque.

  • Designed the "Dubuque High School Juried Art Show" logo.

  • Other various small projects.

Agricultural Worker, D&S Dairy Inc.

(June 2006 - Aug. 2011; Summer 2012 & 2013)

  • Machine operator and worked with livestock.

  • Long/odd hours.

  • Honors/Achievements

Honorable Mention In the Edge Art Show

University of Dubuque computer graphics competition

(April 2013)


Artwork Published in "The Articulate"

Art and Literary Magazine

(Spring 2012 & 2013)


Dean's List

University of Dubuque

(Spring 2012)


  • Activities

UD Movie Club

President (Aug. 2013 - Current)


Creative Agenda

Treasurer (Jan. 2013 - May 2013)


Civil Discourse Club

Treasurer (Aug. 2012 - May 2013)


International Friendship Club

Active Memeber (Aug. 2011 - Current)


Web of Life

Active Memebr (Aug. 2012 - Current)


  • International Studies

London, England

(Jan. 2012)


Donegal, Ireland

(June 2013)

Dustin Tyler Elsbernd

1606 Alta Place

Dubuque, IA 52001