Born in Queens, New York, Therese graduated from the Fashion Institute of Technology and is a Magna Cum Laude graduate with a BFA as an Illustrator and an AAS background in Fashion Illustration.
She has been featured as a semi finalist for Calvin Klein Jeans in 2006 and was an honorable mention for Who’s Creative? Art Creations Magazine in 2011. Therese’s art has also appeared in the State University of New York, College of Optometry Permanent Collection in 2009, as well as in the Fashion Institute of Technology’s art exhibit in 2007 and 2009.
Therese focuses mostly in character concept development and works with both Photoshop and Illustrator, although she skilled in drawing traditionally with a pencil, ink, and watercolor. Her style reflects her love of fashion, video game art, and music. Therese's drawings usually pertain whimsicle female figures with feathers and antlers.
She has worked for various private label fashion companies in New York City and Brooklyn, but also has worked in the video game/tech industry as a character and concept artist, including major tech company Zynga, Inc., Astro Ape Studios, and other indie start-up companies.
Zynga, Inc., Astro Ape Studios, indie NYC fashion labels, indie startup companies