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Melissa K. | Elance
 
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Melissa K.

My IDEA Studio - Imaging, Designing & Development
   United States
  |  10:49 pm Local Time

Overview

My IDEA Studio is founded on the creation of imaginative ideas. I specialize in providing my talent and excellent customer service to all my clients. My skill-set includes image editing, graphic design, web design, and web development. I am an artist by nature with photography, drawing, and painting as my personal hobbies. A lot of my time is also spent learning new technologies as I am always looking for new ways the tech world works. I have a keen eye for fine details, and a knack for getting projects done quickly and efficiently.

The...

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Nov 7, 2013|Graphic Design|Private|Completed
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Oct 29, 2013|Photography|Private|Completed
Oct 18, 2013|Other - Multimedia Services|Private|Working
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Portfolio

Created in Illustrator
This photo needed lots of dust cleared and details enhanced.
Image was dark and lacked contrast.
Image was dark and lacked contrast
This was done for a wedding as a special momento to be framed.
This was a sample of a business card on which I intended to print on a cream colored...
This is a generic redesign project.
This is a mock up.
Logo, Design, and text created in Illustrator
Image created in Illustrator CS3
This image was created in Illustrator CS3
This is an illustration for a personal project. Created in Illustrator.
This is a generic redesign project.
This is a generic project.
This document was created from clients specifications using InDesign
This document was recreated to update clients old brochure using InDesign
Created through Illustrator and Photoshop.
Created in Illustrator kept the concept light and clean. The tree was from a free...
Scanned hand drawing and colorized within Illustrator

Skills (10)

Tested
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Photoshop CS3 Test
My Score
avg
Adobe InDesign
Adobe InDesign CS3 Test
My Score
avg
Passed
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Illustrator CS3 Test
My Score
avg
Adobe Flash
Adobe Flash CS4 Test (Mac Version)
My Score
avg
Passed
Web Design
Principles of Web Graphics Design Test
My Score
avg
HTML5
HTML 5 Test
My Score
avg
PHP
CSS
CSS 2.0 Test
My Score
avg
Passed
CSS3
Content Management System

Service Description

I am a creative, hardworking, detail oriented individual. I love being able to express my creative side and showing what I am capable of. I have extensive experience with image manipulation and photo editing. My skill-set also includes graphic design and web design. On the IT side of my skills I possess knowledge and ability in web design/developing with JavaScript and jQuery. I'm always seeking the newest advancements in the web world.

I strive to deliver quality, personalized work for each client. I give precise attention to detail for the most accurate and amazing products available. If, for any reason, you are not satisfied with the outcome of the project, I will revise until the product meets your expectations. I like to keep communication open for better understanding of each others needs.

Several types of services offered include, but are not limited to the following:

Photoshop:
~Color correction/alteration
~Background removal
~Photo restoration
~Wedding Photography processing/layout
~Image manipulation

Graphic Design:
~Business Cards, brochures, letterheads
~Various types of graphic design
~Basic book layout

Web Development:
~Web page/site design
~HTML & CSS
~have worked with XML, Flash, ASP.Net, PHP, MySQL
~Content Management Systems (creation of and working with them)
~some JavaScript/jQuery

If anything isn't listed here, please just ask and I will promptly respond with details whether or not I'm skilled in that particular area. Feel free to contact...

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Employment

My IDEA Studio
Owner/Operator/Freelancer
2008 - Present
Footlocker.com/Eastbay
Developer/Web Developer Intern
2012 - 2012
Spent six months interning at Footlocker.com in the IT Development department. my first three months were spent in the development side learning about software development, project life-cycles,...
Footlocker.com/Eastbay
Imaging Technician
2003 - 2008
Sears Portrait Studio
Photographer
2000 - 2003

Education

Northcentral Technical College
Programmer/Analyst Associates Degree
2011 - 2013
Northcentral Technical College
Web and Digital Multimedia Development- IT
2010 - 2012
Northcentral Technical College
Graphic Communication Technologies
2000 - 2002

Keywords

image editing
manipulation
Photoshop
web design
website
color
design
HTML
CSS
web development
Wordpress
PHP
web development
CMS
jQuery
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Member Since
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