Digital Graphic Artist
I am a skillful Graphic Designer with a broad range of creative and technical design capabilities, I believe I am someone who will be an asset to your company. With strong creative instincts and a proven record in producing visual design that sell products. I would like to explore the possibilities of putting my skills and experience to work for you.
My career encompasses roles in marketing, advertising, branding and design. I am also well versed in managing all aspects of client projects to successful completion. Key to my success, the depth of my creative talents is fully matched by a disciplined focus on achieving outstanding results. Therefore I am someone who consistently delivers top-quality projects no matter what the challenge.
In both education and employment settings, I have proven myself to be a dependable, hardworking individual who is always prepared, well organized, and able to manage multiple projects. I take great pride in the quality of my work, never having missed a single deadline. Additionally, I possess excellent interpersonal skills, am team-oriented, and am willing to go the extra mile as needed.
I am a multi-disciplined Digital Graphic Designer providing customized creative solutions for your businesses. As an Artist my main objective is to increase your bottom line and enhane the creative experience. The goal is to make you and your brand look good through effective communication and dynamic content.
Digital Graphic Artist
Production Artist, Branding Specialist, Volunteer at FFL
Designed logos for T-shirts, recruitment posters, mailers and other media collateral for the Friends For Life Bike Rally annual fund raiser. The PWA Foundation is the largest direct support service agency for people living with HIV/AIDS in Canada.The bike rally is in it's 15'th year and has raised over a million dollars in sponsorship.
Website Designer, Branding, CMS, at Jake Pringle
Designed, managed and optimized a websites that would act like a personal resume but with more functionality and social media links (a blog page). In addition it needed to be simple enough that it could be self -managed by the use of Wordpress as a CMS.
Photographer, Image Editor at Mola Boutique
Product photographs were, edited, cropped, formatted, colour managed, and web optimized for quick and accurate uploading. Mola Boutique is an e-commerce website that uses Magento as its CMS. It features trend setting luxurious, designer footwear, jewellery, belts, wallets, and handbags from some of Europe's finest design houses.
Graphic Artis, Logo Designer, at Gallivant Books
The objective was to design a logo which would integrate books with the authors love of travel, hence the title Gallivant Books. The client has worked as a writer in broadcast news and magazines. His fiction has won several awards, and he is also the author of four non-fiction books on Canadian history and current affairs.
Website Designer, Photographer at Florence Event Design
Developed a user friendly website, including a bio page, updatable photo gallery, and a basic contact page with an embedded Google map, for a creative, detail oriented event design company serving the greaterToronto area. After the website was launched the companys margin increased 30%.
Graphic Design Intern at Clear Channel Outdoor
Assisted the Marketing Director on various projects. Revised and updated media portfolios, designed and optimized email signatures, photographed content at Pearson Airport, Toronto Eaton Center and Dundas Square, created mock-ups for sales presentations, attended press releases and various meetings.
Certified graphics/web designer.
Software, Creative, and Business Skills
A colourful photo book entitled The Joy of Spring, featuring my photography and selected short poems about Spring.
A touch of green, as captured in a garden of earthly delights on an early summer morning. view video here
Drapes And More
Custom Decor Website
Drapes and More is one of the most well recognized producers of custom window treatments, bed linens and upholstered furnishings. view it here