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Forestter C. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 11, 2014

Forestter C.

Simple Graphics, Typographical Emphasis
   United States
  |   Chicago, IL
  |  9:23 pm Local Time

Overview

My design philosophy is that less is more. Informed and educated design will help get your message across without distracting clutter. If the emphasis is on text and type, I am right at home.

For over seven years I designed and directed magazine layouts and covers, and created advertisements for publication for local businesses. Recently, for a number of years I was the in-house designer and production manager for an international music distributor. I still believe in the value of print and the tactile value of paper and paper ephemera....

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Portfolio

CD cover, disc, tray, disc art photographer
Logo for publisher.
Ron Trent record label sticker design for 12" vinyl.
CD digipak design
Supernova record label sticker design for 12" vinyl.. Full color photo reduced to...
Magazine cover design. A combination of photocopy, found clip art, hand stamping, and...
Magazine cover design for "The Future" issue.
Magazine spread, template and design director.
Magazine spread, template and design director

Skills (2)

Tested
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator

Service Description

Some of the design elements in my background include magazine publishing, music industry collateral, and specialty printing concerns including glossy and matte combinations or full color graphics reduced down to 1-3 color.

Services:

Publishing layouts
CD covers
Record label art
Fliers
Postcards
Website banners/banner ads
Logos
Headers/banners
Mixed media illustrations
Photoshop image detailing
Logos
And more

Some Specialties:

Understanding of newsprint-ready print work
1-3 color printing
Understanding of specialty ink printing styles
Manual layouts (cut and paste, etc.)

A Few Other Skills:

Photography
Proofreading and editing
Creative writing
Naming/titles


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Keywords

Photoshop
Illustrator
publishing
magazine
music industry
CD/DVD
typography
InDesign
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Fcobalt
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Member Since
October 2011
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Forestter C. | Elance

Forestter C.