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Kia R. | Elance
 
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Kia R.

Expert Creative Solutions; Specialty in Web Design
   United States
  |   Atlanta, GA
  |  6:44 am Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $45

Fast. Reliable. Experienced. Accessible.
I work hard to solve your business problems through creative means. I would love to work with you to take your businesses, products, and/or ideas online and leverage a fantastic return on your investment into my services.

Professional Summary

• 15-year career as professional graphic designer.

• Breadth of experience includes a variety of positions at design agencies and in-house corporate creative departments, freelance work for public and private sector entities, and teaching graphic...

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Portfolio

Web design for the Anvel.com, an Adobe Certified Training Center, using Wordpress and...
http://theanvel.com
Website for American Paper Optics’ specialty Chromadepth 3D glasses. Created a website...
http://chromatek.com
3dMD Website - 3dMD is focused on developing medical and dental imaging and facial...
http://3dmd.com
Website for Splash Festivals, who present colorful and community-friendly festivals in...
http://splashfestivals.com
Reunion website for Mount Vernon High School’s Class of 1963. Custom CSS edits to...
http://mvhs1963.com
Wordpress site with customized Studiopress theme and custom title-treatment.
http://comedyrants.com/
Digital Annual Report for Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasters • by producing virtually,...
Custom web design using Wordpress for a photography studio.
Datebook/Planner-themed web design for a Dental Management Strategy company. Contract...
http://www.davidmreznik.com/
Website featuring jquery navigation. Contract work through SmarGirlMedia.co. • One...
Package design for a line of educational DVDs
Tri-fold informational brochure about the Joe Beasley Foundation
Brochure for a Youth Mental Health Counseling Service.
A PDF version of the annual report was created for the user to download and print.
Tri-fold brochure detailing the efforts of the Joe Beasley Foundation benefiting Ghana.
Cover for I am a Father Book
Spread from I am a Father by david Manuel
Spread from I am a Father by David Manuel
Spread from I am a Father by David Manuel
Employee Handbook for Fisher Island Community Association Employees. Published in...
Eight panel brochure detailing the opening of Woodruff Center's new Village for the Arts.
A promotional web banner for Mother's Day for a children's hair style blog.
A promotional web banner for Valentine's Day for a children's hair style blog.
Samples of logos.
Logo and title treatment for CopyKat Recipes • Creation of vector Chef Kat mascot...

Skills (5)

Tested
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Indesign CS4 Test (Mac Version)
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CSS
CSS 2.0 Test
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Web Design
Principles of Web Graphics Design Test
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WordPress
Knowledge of WordPress 3.1 Skills Test
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Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Photoshop CS4 Extended Test (Mac Version)
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Service Description

Pertinent Skills

Web Design and Multimedia: xhtml, html5, css, css3, user-experience and user interfaces, WordPress, Studiopress/Genesis, jQuery, PHP, front-end development, wireframes and prototyping, e-mail marketing (MailChimp and Constant Contact), animated graphics, online annual reports, PowerPoint presentations, e-commerce projects, banners, and more

Print Design: brochures, newsletters, logo/identity, stationery, book design, direct mail and collateral materials, manuals, invites and announcements, presentation/marketing folders, and more


Software
Adobe Creative Suite [ Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat, Dreamweaver, Flash ] • Microsoft Office and Open Office • TextWrangler • TextMate

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Employment

Lakia Ross Creative
Professional Freelance and Contract Graphic Design
2001 - Present
Provide high-quality web and print design services to corporations, small businesses, and individual clients, including: 3dMD, Splash Festivals, Salsaholica, Norcross Arts Alliance, CopyKat...
SCAD Atlanta Community Education
Graphic Design Workshop Instructor
2009 - 2009
Developed and implemented a series of introductory workshops for students enrolled in the sCAD-Atlanta Community Education program who were interested in pursuing a career in communication design....
Woodruff Arts Center
Senior Graphic Designer
2002 - 2007
Provided graphic solutions for a broad spectrum of Woodruff Arts Center Administration projects (principally projects for the CEO, VPs, and Directors); developed and maintained branding initiatives...
Atlanta College of Art Degree Program
Adjunct Professor
2001 - 2005
taught computer graphics, desktop publishing and computer orientation. Responsibilities included curriculum design and planning, tutorial development, syllabus/course design and implementation,...

Education

Atlanta College of Art (now SCAD Atlanta)
BFA Communication Design
1993 - 1997

Keywords

wordpress
genesis
css
MailChimp
web design
Adobe Creative Suite
brochures
social media
banners
newsletters
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