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Gosia Fawcett

design, art direction, production for print
   United States
  |   Walnut Creek, CA

Resume/C.V.

Design and production of promotional materials such as logos, brochures, posters, magazine ad campaigns, ads, special advertising sections, direct mail pieces and newsletters. Art direction and coordination of photo shoots.
Service Description
Graphic design professional with 20+ years of successful experience executing and managing all aspects of client satisfaction from initial concept to finished product.

Design/Art Direction/Production: Ads, Brochures/Catalogs, Publications/Magazines, Logos/Identitie

Computer skills: InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator
Education
UC Berkeley Extension, San Francisco
Continuing Education in Computer Graphic Programs
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Academy of Art, San Francisco
Graphic Design Classes
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Employment
inkiGRAFIX
Owner/Designer
2006 - Present
inkiGRAFIX is boutique graphic design firm that helps ensure its clients are projecting just the right visual impact with their logos, corporate identity and marketing collateral. Our creative solutions not only capture and hold target audiences’ attention, they work together to create an overall visual impression that works effectively across a wide variety of media. We offer a full range of design support, from initial concept development and creative direction, to design and final production. Whether you’re a large corporation or small entrepreneur, you’ll always receive the same high standard of care and attention to detail. Our services include: • Print advertising for both consumer and trade audiences • Marketing and sales support materials including brochures, catalogs, folders, and product information sheets • Corporate identity and branding, including logo design, typography and signage • Publication and magazine design for both in-house and mass circulation audiences • Graphics for trade shows and presentations that capture and hold audiences’ attention
Diablo Publications, Walnut Creek, California
Advertising Art Director
2000 - 2005
Responsibilities: Design and production of magazine ad campaigns, ads, special advertising sections for Diablo, Diablo Arts, San Francisco, Vine and Design for Living magazines. Schedule and manage production and pagination of the magazines. Supervision and art direction of designers, production and freelancing artists.
Diablo Publications, Walnut Creek, California
Advertising Designer
1996 - 1999
Responsibilities: Ad design and production, design and production of special advertising sections, design and production of several custom publications and various marketing materials.
Self employed at Grafika, Walnut Creek, California
Graphic Designer
1991 - 1996
Clients: Diablo Publications, Wood Machining Institute, Pacific First Realty, Gundelach and Associates, and Medical/Dental clients. Projects: Design and production of ads, promotional materials such as logos, brochures, letterheads. Implementation of visuals and identities for companies.
Image Advertising Inc., Danville, California
Art Director
1990 - 1991
Responsibilities: Design and production of promotional materials such as logos, brochures, main IDs and signage for residential properties, posters, ad campaigns. Frequent contact and collaboration with outside vendors such as illustrators, photographers, designers, color separators, printers (quotes and press-checks) and production artists.
DDB Needham, San Francisco, California
Art Director,
1989 - 1990
Clients: Pro-Cuts, Livermore Valley Tennis Club, Herbert’s Furs, Sherman Clay, United Security Products, Cabrillo Bank. Responsibilities: Design and production of direct mail pieces, newspaper and magazine ads, billboards, posters, in-store signage, newsletters and brochures. Art direction and coordination of photo shoots.
Payment Terms
None specified
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