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Christine D. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 28, 2013

Christine D.

Creative & Versatile Print Designer
   United States
  |   San Diego, CA
  |  7:41 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $27

As a graphic designer in the print world for over 10 years, I have explored a wide variety of industries and found my inner creative dork! Much like a relationship, I know the things I love and the things I could do without however the key to being a good designer is realizing that all these pieces make up the whole puzzle. The design can not be complete without each and every part and the most beautiful picture has each of these parts in a specific place that makes the most sense.

I excel in all areas of typography. I have a keen eye for...

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Skills (6)

Tested
Adobe InDesign CS5 (Mac)
Adobe Illustrator CS5 (Mac)
Adobe Photoshop CS5 (Mac)
Microsoft Word
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft PowerPoint

Service Description

• Skilled in conceptualizing and executing designs and layout from conception through pre-press.
• Experienced in communicating corporate identity through design of logos and other promotional material, such as stationary, direct mail, packaging, brochures and catalogs.
• Use of a wide range of styles, typography and color to appeal to specified target audiences.
• Extensive knowledge of building and using style sheets.
• Ability to produce advertising campaign strategies for a variety of products and services based on the objectives of the company.
• Excellent time management, multi-tasking and organizational skills.
• Solid experience working with a large diversity of personalilities.
• Enjoys a challenge, problem solving and hard work.

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Employment

Freelance Clients
Graphic Designer
2000 - Present
Dunkin Donuts, BrickYard Bar, Indigo Salon & Day Spa, Tré Monte Restaurant, Charlestown Yoga, There & Back Again - Non-Profit for Soldiers, ServiceMaster, Agave Restaurant
Petco
Senior Designer
2011 - 2011
• Lead designer for the Petco Grooming Salon and Grooming Services in charge of all collateral including brochures, monthly promotions and store fixtures. • Assisted busy team with time sensitive...
Provide Commerce
Assistant Creative Director
2010 - 2011
• Worked alongside the Creative Director on promotional print collateral of all gourmet foods, flowers and specialty gifts departments for companies that include Red Envelope, ProFlowers, Sharri’s...
Pearson Education
Senior Designer
2008 - 2009
• Conceptualized pedagogy and prototyped designs for newly proposed Middle Grades 2012 math digital platform. Program consisted of Interactive Whiteboard Lesson Plans for in-class learning and an...
Timberland
Brand Designer
2007 - 2007
• Designed promotional pieces to target Timberland’s retail audience for use both in stores and corporate. • Implemented color corrections, production design, and comps for client presentation. •...

Education

Flagler College
Bachelors in Graphic Design
- 2002

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