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Susan MacLeod | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: Apr 17, 2014

Susan MacLeod

Good Graphics Matter.
   United States
  |   Chicago, IL
  |  7:57 pm Local Time

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Overview

Very reliable, reasonably priced, experienced, graphic designer specializing in educational, healthcare and non-profit companies.

I bring over 15 years experience, and a wide range of skills, to your project.

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Jan 23, 2014|Graphic Design|Private|Completed
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5.0
Jul 18, 2012|Digital Image Editing|Private|Completed
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Apr 6, 2012|Digital Image Editing|Private|Completed
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5.0
Apr 3, 2012|Graphic Design|Private|Completed
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5.0

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Portfolio

Dust jacket for hard back version of Jack & The Dragon by Lynn Salsi, illustrated...
sample of two-page spread of interior design of Jack & The Dragon by Lynn Salsi,...
Cover design for softcover version of FireFight on Vietnam Brown Water by Lynn Salsi.
sample two-page spread of interior design of FireFight on Vietnam Brown Water by Lynn...
Cover design of If This Ain't True, Grits Ain't Groceries by Glenn Bolick, soft cover...
Two page spread laid out with InDesign. This is a low-res JPG version of the book saved...
Two page spread from a book designed for middle school aged students. Photoshop was...
Mock up of an ad, laid out in InDesign but using photos modified in Photoshop.
Mock up of an ad laid out in InDesign
Redesigned scores of pages to modernize the look
Created layout for the editor of a health literacy organization
Typeset and styled content with readability and organization in mind
Created three maps to be used in a printed program for a conference at Stanford...
Created signage for summer camp classes
Lay out of invitation, rsvp cards and thank you notes to match. The couple supplied the...
Lay out of wedding invitation, save the date, rsvp, bridal shower and rehearsal dinner...
Created PowerPoint, resizes images, added audio
Lay out of tri-fold brochure, banner, business cards etc. to be consistent with the...

Skills (3)

Tested
Adobe InDesign
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Illustrator

Service Description

Layout - including book jackets, interior layout, front matter, index, table of contents, maps, chapter headers, page numbers, charts, tables, photo editing, also business cards, letterhead, advertising, sales sheets, brochures, postcards, and newsletters. Edits to existing web sites.

Expert with Adobe InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop. Emerging competence in web design.


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Employment

Surry Community College
Graphic Design Instructor
2001 - Present
Full time instructor and program coordinator until I moved to Chicago, in 2011. Since then I've continued to teach for Surry as adjunct instructor of online classes.
SciWorks, Science Center & Environmental Park
Graphics & PR Coordinator
1999 - 2000
Area Life Style Publications
Production Artist
1995 - 1997

Education

Guilford Technical Community College
Commercial Art & Advertising Design
1992 - 1995
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Master of Arts
1977 - 1979
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
Bachelor of Arts
1975 - 1977

Keywords

graphic design
book
indesign
illustrator
photoshop
layout
lay out
brochure
booklet
website edits
production work
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