Freelance Book Cover Designer & Artist

Location:Pittsfield, Massachusetts, United States
2 Skills

A highly motivated and talented graphic designer and illustrator with six consistent years of experience in illustrating and graphic design projects. A success-driven individual who has illustrated several published books with exceptional interpersonal skills, accomplished at incorporating the desires of clients with a unique sense of creativity and originality. Seeking a company that demands high-quality design to further business goals and professional image.


Mar 2008 – Present

Graphic Designer/Children’s Illustrator (Off-site)
Chifa Chi Inc., Miami, FL

• Conceptualized and created the original Chifa Chi character
• Illustrated four published Chifa Chi series including front and back covers sold online and in Lima, Peru
• Prepared and edited digital illustrations in appropriate format for books and for chifachi.net
• Designed and created various Chifa Chi t-shirt designs, logos and stationery items

Oct 2011 – June 2012

Graphic designer/ Children’s Illustrator (Off-site)
AppTalia LLC. Fairfax, VA

• Designed page layouts for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
• Created high-quality graphics for each page of the story
• Designed and created elements, icons, buttons, and application interfaces
• Designed characters for simple animation

Mar 2008 – July 2011

Freelance Graphic designer / Children Illustrator

• Created logos, brochures, posters, yearbook pages, children’s books, book covers, portraits
• Designed layouts for books
• Provided conceptual sketches for new illustrations and updated clients promptly on progress of individual projects
• Established friendly and efficient working relationships with clients
• Planned and balanced projects occurring simultaneously and often preceded project deadlines
• Worked with clients via phone and e-mail across several states and completed works successfully.
• Illustrated 14 children’s published books

Sep 2003 – May 2007

Laboratory Assistant
American International College Biology Lab


Sept 2003 – May 2007

American International College, Management
Information Systems, BA

• Dean’s List
• Outstanding Management Information Systems Student Award
• *** Laude
Skills (2) Rating
Book Cover Design