Pam Sheane

Freelance Ad Designer & Logo Designer

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Location:Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/pamsheane
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Kudos
4.0
2 Skills
$45
Rate/Hr
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
COMPUTER GRAPHICS AND ANIMATIOn CERTIFICATE
Applied Multimedia Training Centre
Calgary, AB
COMPUTER GRAPHICS CERTIFICATE
Alberta College of Art
Calgary, AB
CLERK TYPIST II
Alberta Vocational Centre
Calgary, AB
HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA
Kamloops Senior Secondary
Kamloops, BC
COMPUTER software
• Adobe Illustrator - Graphics
• Adobe Photoshop - Digital Image Processing
• Quark Xpress - Page Layout
• Adobe InDesign - Page Layout
• Macromedia Freehand - Graphics
• Corel Draw - Graphics
• MS Powerpoint
• Email & Internet
GRAPHICS SKILLS
• Experienced on Mac and PC platforms in graphic design, image processing, desktop publishing, interactive multimedia, digital video,
data base design.
• Artistic Director for one Canadian magazine and one American. Graphic designer for two Canadian magazines.
• Fine artist proficient at working in a variety of different mediums including pastels, oils, inks, pencil, glass etchings and clay sculptures.
EMPLOYMENT HISTORY
April ‘05 - present PS Graphics, Vulcan, AB
Owner/Operator of a graphic design company
Graphic designer for several Top Canadian dog magazines
Sept. ‘02 - April ‘05 Graphic Designer - Pre-press
Adviser Graphics, Red Deer, AB
• Designing effective advertising for various clients
• Troubling shooting client files
• Designing corporate identities for new businesses
• Preparing files for burning to negatives for press
April ‘00 - Sept. ‘02 Production Manager & Ad Designer
The Olds Albertan, Olds, AB
• Designing effective advertising & layouts for ads
• Liaison with outside printer, customers and suppliers
• Responsible for ensuring print readiness of files
• Implemented transition to a PDF workflow, cutting production time and
improving the cost/time efficiency of printing
1998-2000 Office Manager/Graphic Designer
Myroka Corporation, Calgary, AB
• Completed all duties for a one-person office. Graphics for various product
designs
1996 - 1998 Graphic Designer/Bookkeeper
Flagworks, Calgary, AB
• Designed flags, banners, corporate clothing and digital colour boards • Accounts receivable and payable as well as shipping and receiving.
Skills (2) Rating
Ad Design
Logo Design