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Katrina Skovan | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 20, 2014

Katrina Skovan

Graphic Design Ninja
   United States
  |   Brooklyn, NY
  |  6:31 pm Local Time

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Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $27

Hi! I'm a Brooklyn-based graphic designer with a background in journalism and marketing. I believe that my strong copy editing and writing work is what separates me from other designers. A brand isn't just a look; it's the entire visual and written identity of a company.

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Feb 21, 2014|Brochures|$149|Completed
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5.0
Feb 7, 2014|Graphic Design|$59|Completed
Jan 31, 2014|Graphic Design|$179|Completed
Jan 31, 2014|Illustration|$240|Completed

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Portfolio

Photographed a coffee stain, removed the background in Photoshop, and recreated it in...
Created new logo from scratch for law firm. Chose muted, comforting colors since this...
Refreshed former logo that was created in the 1990's so it could compete with...
Created logo and Wordpress theme for electronic music news website to give authority to...
Rotating homepage images show 'drink of the day' every day.
Rotating homepage encourages users to submit their photos and recipes for 'drink of the...
'My cabinet' feature of app allows users to add ingredients they own so they can create...
'My cabinet' feature of app allows users to add ingredients they own so they can create...
Calendar feature highlights upcoming events.
The wristband idea comes from when you're ID'd for entry at a bar. People of age...
Rotating homepage indicates various museum features and calls to action.
The wristband idea comes from when you're ID'd for entry at a bar. People of age...
Rotating homepage indicates various museum features and calls to action.
'My cabinet' feature of app allows users to add ingredients they own so they can create...

Skills (15)

Tested
Graphic Design
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Indesign CS4 Test (Mac Version)
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Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Photoshop CS5 Extended Test
My Score
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Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Premiere
Microsoft Office
Social Media Marketing
Copywriting
Copy Editing
Advertising
Microsoft Word
Final Cut Pro
Microsoft Excel
Adobe Dreamweaver
Microsoft PowerPoint

Employment

1/0 Capital
Graphic Designer
2013 - 2013
Created all branding and marketing materials for financial services company specializing in college loans. As sole member of creative team, acted as liason between company, printers, and other...
MediaNosh
Digital Marketing Intern
2012 - 2013
Updated social media networks and webpage for up-and-coming author, including choosing stock photos, writing copy, and appropriate HTML formatting. Created analytics reports to adjust future...
Gannett – Press & Sun Bulletin
Designer & Copy Editor
2011 - 2012
News desk position required deadline-oriented page design and copy editing using Associated Press style, organization of wire news content and coordinating stories for posting online. Creating ads,...
Pipe Dream newspaper
Managing Editor
2008 - 2011
Promoted from design manager and staff designer positons. Responsible for final approval of paper before print and serve as primary contact with outside businesses while supervising staff of 200...
Rainbow Pride Union
Marketing Director
2008 - 2011
Oversaw all advertising and branding for campus LGBT organization’s weekly meetings and the 2011 Northeast LGBT Conference, facilitated weekly discussions on LGBT issues and served as contact to...

Education

Pratt Institute
Master's
2012 - Present
Binghamton University
BA
2008 - 2011

Keywords

Graphic design
InDesign
page layout
Photoshop
Illustrator
logo
branding
My Snapshot
Design & Multimedia
5
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