Todd Nordling

1400 NW 201st St. Seattle, WA 98177






• Graphic and Environmental Designer

Skill set: Graphic and Environmental Design, Concept Design, UI/Visual Design, Print, Illustration and 3D Modeling.


• Software Knowledge:

Rhino 3-D, Z-Brush and Sketch up.

Mastery in Adobe CC: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, AdobeMuse (web),

Sketch/InVision, Sketch Book Pro and CorelPainter.

Windows & MacOS, Powerpoint, Word.

Sound Software: Cubase, Sound Forge, Vegas Pro.






Designer focusing on brand identity, concept design, print and art direction for 2d and 3d design solutions.


Highlighted works:

  • Amazon Tilt 49 Building:  Graphic design and production for 9 floors of signage and murals.
  • Nemours Child Life Childrens's Hospital:  Art and Production of a 93 foot translucent wayfinding ceiling.
  • Woodland Park Zoo:  Concept and Production Design for “Wildlights" Winter Festival.




Creating deliverables for all phases of a design, from initial conception  and vision, through schematic design, including ideation sketches, research, storyboards, graphics and developed elevations for Museums, Zoos, Theme Parks, Visitor and Retail spaces, Walk through Attractions and Broadcast Television Studio Sets.


Clients: SeaWorld, Dream Works, and Princess Cruise Lines.


Highlighted works:

  • Themeing team member for SeaWorld’s new 2017 Ocean Explorer ride.
  • Concept Designer for SeaWorld’s 2017 Electric Ocean.
  • Parade Concept Design:  Chimelong Ocean Kingdom.




Dillon Works is a custom fabrication shop producing three-dimensional props for museum and institutional installations, prototyping fixtures and architectural solutions.


Responsibilites- Concept Design, Schematic Design, Graphic Design.


Highlighted works:


  • Gold Medal Winner from THE EVENTS DESIGN AWARDS -30 BEST DESIGNS OF THE YEAR 2006 for:“Best Graphical Treatment:” Client : Cartoon Network  Tooner Field, Atlanta Georgia .
  • Point DeFiance Zoo and Aquarium:  Design and Art Direction for “Kids Zone’s” signage, interpretive displays, animal enclosures and interactive displays.
  • Point DeFiance Zoo and Aquarium: Design and Art Direction for “Animal Avenue’s” signage, interpretive displays,         animal enclosures and interactive  displays .
  • Woodland Park Zoo:  Art and Art Direction for the Humboldt Penguin Display.
  • Woodland Park Zoo: Concept and Production Design for “Zoomazium”.



  • 1987-2001 | Todd Nordling Illustration


30 years of illustration experience, Todd has produced art for such clients as Starbucks Coffee, Smucker’s Fruit Juice, Seattle Mariners, and events and attractions internationally. Todd is currently represented by Ron Sweet of in San Francisco.  See more of Todd's art work here: Todd Nordling Illustration



In addition to the above qualifications, Todd illustrated a weekly online comic series for American Online called "Scifinder". Todd was an Art Director for Sierra On-line and Astonish Inc. where the teams created 13 title releases and various web content for games and entertainment.


Education • School of Visual Concepts-Seattle • Spokane Falls Design School (Graphic Design) 4 years, 1982-85


• Member-Society of Illustrators


Todd Nordling

1400 NW 201st St.

Seattle, WA 98177