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Lauren W. | Elance
 
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Lauren W.

Design for Education ~ Books ~ Marketing
   United States
  |   Vernon Hills, IL
  |  10:18 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $40

With many years of experience in the educational publishing industry, I offer graphic design and page production services for print and digital products.

My visual style is clean and precise, with an emphasis on typographical and navigational elements that communicate content effectively. I provide designs which range from sophisticated and elegant to fun and playful, taking cue from the client's goals and the intended audience.

I'm an experienced page layout and production designer, with specific expertise in books and publications with...

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Mar 24, 2015|Graphic Design|Private|Working
Mar 17, 2015|Graphic Design|Private|Completed
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Jan 30, 2015|Brochures|Private|Completed
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5.0
Jan 28, 2015|Graphic Design|Private|Completed
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Portfolio

Designed an 8-page brochure for an IT phone systems company. Used dramatic images in a...
Designed a bi-fold brochure announcing a new voice network phone service. Researched...
Designed the cover for an ESL (English as second language) book of stories.
Designed the covers for an ESL education series, consisting of two readers and two...
Designed a half-fold brochure providing information to options traders about a...
The design for this soccer club brochure uses consistent color, clearly organized...
Provided image research and advertising design for a full-service futures brokerage firm.
Page design and layout for a reading selection in a Grade 3 language arts textbook.
Designed a gatefold brochure to market a new database product to the automotive...
Designed and art-directed a visual dictionary for ESL (English as Second Language)....
Designed the wrap-around content for the teacher's edition of a middle school science...
Developed the interior design for a middle school textbook. Art-directed and produced...
Designed layouts and edited photos for nonfiction reading selections in a middle school...
Designed instructional materials for an after-school tutoring program. The design...
Designed and produced 15 workbooks (100–200 pages each) for a middle school language...
Page design and layout for a reading selection in a Grade 3 language arts textbook.
Designed and art-directed student books for a national tutoring program. Managed a...
Designed covers for a monthly options traders magazine. Researched...
Designed 5 book covers for a YA mystery series. The client is an educational publisher...
Created interior design and layouts for a Gr. Kż3 phonics workbook series.

Skills (5)

Tested
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator
Educational Book Design
English Proofreading
U.S. English Proofreading Skills Test (Chicago)
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Service Description

Products and Services Include:

- Educational Books (workbooks, children's textbooks, teacher's guides)
- Trade Books
- Publications (newsletters, magazines, catalogs)
- Marketing (brochures, ads, flyers, one-sheets, web banners, PDFs)
- Covers
- Logos
- InDesign Page Layout and Formatting
- Information Graphics in Adobe Illustrator
- Image Research
- Image Editing in Photoshop
- Book Publishing Management & Consulting

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Employment

Orion's Mind LLC
Design Manager
2009 - 2011
InContext Publishing Partners
Senior Designer, Design Manager
1992 - 2009

Education

Washington University in St. Louis
Bachelor of Fine Art - Graphic Communications
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Keywords

InDesign
book design and layout
document layout
textbook design
marketing design
children's book design
page layout
education book design
teachers guide design
workbook design
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