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Karyn Westman | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Jan 31, 2012

Karyn Westman

Graphic & Web Designer/Illustrator/Artist
   United States
  |   Albertville, MN
  |  2:20 pm Local Time

Overview

Expert in Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, and Dreamweaver. I specialize in logos, fliers, business cards, letterheads, branding, web pages, signage, t-shirt design, labeling, package design, technical illustration, wedding invitation maps, drawing and painting. I have 17 years of experience as a Graphic Designer, and ensure quality, efficient and aesthetically pleasing work.

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Skills (6)

Tested
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Dreamweaver
Editing
Web Design

Service Description

I am an expert in creating design for advertising, branding, signage, safety and warning decals, labeling, packaging, technical publications and web design. I have experience in working independently and in a corporate environment. I have worked with graphic compliance for organizations such as ANSI, UL, and CE, ISO, etc. I have created signage such as banners, awnings, monument signs, pylon signs, and illuminated lettering. I have extensive experience in creating package design for products from grocery items to blower vacuums. For several years I designed safety and warning and model call-out decals, along with technical publications and branding guidelines for the Toro Company. I have designed countless logos and artwork for business cards, fliers, t-shirts, and web pages. I have also made many custom maps for events such as weddings and business conventions. I have a variety of skills and am knowledgeable in most areas of graphic design.

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Employment

The Toro Company
Senior Graphic Designer
2000 - 2008
Responsibilities included: Providing creative graphic design for on-product identify, operational instructions, safety instructions and other necessary labeling. Working closely with...
Hood Flexible Packaging
Graphic Artist
1997 - 2000
Responsibilities included: Designing graphics, logos and design themes for package design and printing. Working with customers to develop new packaging and differentiate between product...
SIGN-TIFIC
Graphic Designer
1995 - 1997
esponsibilities included: Creating visually appealing graphics through the combination of the following elements: text, scanned images, photo-CD's, logos, clip art, various sizes and types of...

Education

Hennepin Technical College
Website Design
1999 - 2000
University of Minnesota - Duluth
Bachelor of Fine Arts Graphic Design
1989 - 1994

Keywords

Graphic/Web Design
Illustration
Signage
Labels
Maps
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