Naoko Skala

Freelance Graphic Designer & Poster Designer

Location:Tempe, Arizona, United States
2 Skills
Naoko Skala is a multi-skilled designer and artist.
She has strong theatrical design background and creates conceptual and collaborative graphic design and interactive art.

Skills and Knowledges:
Adobe CS6 Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, After Effects, Flash,
TextWrangler, HTML, CSS, Vectorworks, Set Design, Drawing, Painting

Other Portfolio Website

Naoko Skala's Animation
"Color Theory"

"Flying Penguin"

Arts Center of Coastal Carolina- Properties Supervisor: August 2013 to Present
Minnesota State University, Mankato- Graduate Assistant: August 2010 to May 2013
Emporia State University- Scene Shop Employee: August 2007 to May 2010

Theatre Experience

< Professional Experience>

Arts Center of Coastal Carolina 2013-Present
Properties Supervisor

Hilton Head Island Elementary School for the Creative Arts 2013-2014
Scene Designer / Scenic Artist

Highland Summer Theatre 2011-2012 Scene Designer/ Scenic Artist / Puppet Designer & Builder/ Prop Master

Emporia State University Summer Theatre 2007-2009 Scenic Artist / Prop Master

< Educational Experience>

Minnesota State University, Mankato 2010-Present
Scene Designer / Scenic Artist / Props Master / Lighting Designer / Graphic Designer

Emporia State University 2006-2009
Scene Designer / Scenic Artist / Props Master / Lighting Designer


Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN MFA in Scene Design May 2013
Emporia State University, KS BFA in Theatre, Minor in Art May 2010
Sagami Women’s University, Kanagawa, Japan BA in Japanese Literature March, 2003

Awards and Honors
KCACTF 2013 Certificates of Commendation for Scene Design for The Imaginary Invalid
KCACTF 2012 Certificates of Commendation for Scene Design for Altar Boyz
Skills (2) Rating
Graphic Design
Poster Design