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Stephanie Z. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jul 9, 2014

Stephanie Z.

Helping you design your dreams.
   United States
  |   Ruskin, FL
  |  2:47 am Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $12

I am a 32 year old graphic designer living in Tampa, Florida. Before deciding to pursue my passion for design, I worked at various locations involving customer service. These places included Blockbuster, Washington Mutual, The United States Air Force (honorable discharge), daycare, and a veterinary clinic. I then went to school at International Academy of Design and Technology but switched because I felt I was not getting the best and most up to date education on current design technology. I switched to Full Sail University and am happily...

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Jan 14, 2014|Graphic Design|$22|Completed
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Aug 3, 2013|Digital Image Editing|$7|Completed
Jul 1, 2013|Digital Image Editing|$386|Completed
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Jan 13, 2013|Logos|$35|Completed
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Portfolio

Designed a logo based on the clients ideas. Gradients added to font and heart for added...
Created a cut out using a square and an oval for the red border. Also cut out music...
Did the same as the front of the card except no top border. Added all of the client's...
Created effects, clipping masks with typography, masks for fruit, many brushes and...
Created a mock ad using a photo and enhancements. Cropped for emphasis and added...
Removed the background from the images. Also changed the skin tone to put the focus on...
Removed backgrounds and cropped as necessary.
Removed backgrounds and cropped as necessary.
Cleaned up damage and dust marks. Restored white, enhanced black.
Photo restoration, scratch removal, sepia removal. Slight adjustments to increase...
touch up by adding a gradient transparency mask and increasing the blue color.
Composite of two pictures with a text clipping mask.
created a focal point by desaturating the background
made the ice cream "pop" by adding contrast to the ice cream and the...
White balanced, color cast removed, minor marks, strings, and frays removed.

Skills (15)

Tested
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator CS5 Extended Test
My Score
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Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Photoshop CS5 Extended Test
My Score
avg
Digital Painting
Adobe After Effects CS5
Illustration
Photo Editing
Adobe Photoshop CS5 Extended Test
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avg
Logo Design
Logo Design
My Score
avg
Graphic Design
Infographics
Typography
Drawing
Brochure Design
Cover Design
Photography
Photography Certification
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Adobe InDesign

Service Description

Customized Logos
Photo Restoration
Background Removal
Custom Graphics
Illustrations
Photo Enhancements and Touch Ups


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Employment

Misawa Veterinary Clinic
Office Automation Clerk
2009 - 2010
Customer service, answered phones, turned in deposits, handled patient records, assisted veterinarians with animals as well as assisted with keeping a record during surgeries.
Appletree Orchard
Provider
2005 - 2006
Provided music and art activities, reading, encouraged physical activity, as well as prepared nutritious meals.
United States Air Force
Meteorological Navigational Systems Journeyman
2002 - 2005
Worked on navigational and weather equipment on the flight line. Was in charge of maintaining the equipment and making sure readings were adjusted to correct and safe standards. Also handled...
Washington Mutual
Teller
2000 - 2001
Handled money transactions such as deposits, withdrawals, transfers, money orders, and more. Balanced drawer daily.
Blockbuster Video
Assistant Manager
1999 - 2000
Duties included customer service, managing employees, video rentals, store upkeep, and making deposits.

Education

Full Sail University
Bachelor in Graphic Design
2012 - Present
International Academy of Design and Technology
Studied Digital Media Production
2011 - 2012

Keywords

Illustrator
Photoshop
graphic design
logo design
design
image editing
photography
typography
restoration
graphics
illustrations
My Snapshot
Design & Multimedia
5
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