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Kristin Weixelbaumer | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 8, 2012

Kristin Weixelbaumer

art director/ designer/ font-lover by day...
   South Africa
  |   Cape Town, WP
  |  10:15 am Local Time

Overview

Creative design. Typography. Campaign ideas. Logos. Mood boards. Blogging. Give me a few hours to give you what you need.

I am a well-travelled art director/ designer/ photographer who pays meticulous attention to detail while also working fast and efficiently. I have gained wonderful experience by working for amazing clients at top agencies in South Africa, London and Austria. I have also gained my diverse experience from trying different types of design, including art direction, web, graphic, interior design and photography.

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Portfolio

Redesign of the entire Carpe Diem brand from Print, TV, outdoor & website
Redesign of the entire Carpe Diem brand from Print, TV, outdoor & website
http://www.carpediem.com/en
Redesign of the entire Carpe Diem brand from Print, TV, outdoor & website
Redesign of the entire Carpe Diem brand from Print, TV, outdoor & website
Musica is a music store chain (http://www.musica.co.za/) and every year they support...
Musica Deaf Awareness campaign – poster/ print/ emailer/ instore. Emails sent out...
– Not available in every bottle store. / Get one for the price of three. / It’s an...
Imagine how your life would look if you invested as much in your future. (Sanlam 40...
The MSN Products Library: Once a category has been selected, Uncle Albert opens up his...
The MSN Products Library: Uncle Albert is the ‘grandfather’ of MSN that guides you...
The MSN Products Library: A book that holds all the information on the different...
http://www.redbullbconeallstar.com/
4OD tv Show Matrix: A site that sorts through a Matrix of programs, movies, shows,...
The Football Academy: Learn from the pros. Each football star will have their lessons,...
Bringing the history of Cape Town into the decor (tapestries, antiques and fabrics)

Skills (4)

Tested
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
Advertising Skills

Service Description

From my diverse and extensive experience (read below), meticulous attention to detail and passion for design I offer high quality and memorable work. Work including logos, art direction (tv, print, press & poster), conceptualization, mood boards, blogging, website design and photography.

PROFESSIONAL HISTORY

RED BULL CREATIVE (December 2009- January 2011)
Senior Art Director

Responsibilities:
- Heading up a team of 4 people, in charge of main client, Carpe Diem
- Changing strategy and campaign behind Carpe Diem, resulting in a very successful outcome (lead by international TV & Print campaign)
- Working with South African based agency, Am I Collective, on Carpe Diem TV & Print campaign
- Head creative on the launch of Red Bull Mobile South Africa, dealing with clients based in Austria and South Africa
- Competing against other teams and agencies for briefs and pitches
- Presenting these ideas to Red Bull Creative and clients
- Conceptualizing ideas on own, 1 on 1 with copywriter, or brainstorming in groups
- Being challenged by working in a German speaking environment
- Taking approved ideas to the next level of completion, television commercials, print adverts, posters, websites etc?
- Research

WEIXELBAUMER DESIGN, Cape Town, South Africa (January 2008- January 2009)
Interior Design & Stylist

Responsibilities:
Cape Grace Hotel See Interior Design portfolio and www.capegrace.com
Worked in a team of 5 people redesigning the Cape Grace Hotel, Cape Town?s leading 5...

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Employment

Red Bull Creative
Senior Art Director
2010 - 2012
Weixelbaumer Design
Interior Designer/ Graphic Designer & Stylist
2009 - 2009
MSN London
Graphic Designer
2007 - 2008
Jupiter Drawing Room
Art Director
2005 - 2006

Education

Ruth Prowse Photography Course
Black & White Photography & Dark Room processing c
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Red & Yellow School of Advertising (South Africa)
Diploma in Art Direction & Design
2001 - 2003

Keywords

Designer
Art Director
Blogger
Typography
Conceptualization
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