Gregory Butler

Freelance Animator & Banner Designer

Location:Washington, District of Columbia, United States
2 Skills
My goal is to show your company that I’m the best person for the Graphic Design position.
Work Experience
• I have designed a logo for a Hair Salon.
• Designed a book cover for Teaching in Urban America by Walter Gill PhD.
• I created fire escape plans for Highlandtown Elementary/ Middle School using Adobe Illustrator.
• I’ve been in many Art Shows.
• I’ve been commissioned to do artwork for delegate Adrian Jones.
• My artwork is currently on display near downtown at Hair Art Studio.
• I’ve sold numerous art pieces and prints.
• I’ve created marketing plans for the sculpture department at Towson University.
• I have developed original designs, concepts, or visual styles for publications, exhibits, or presentation materials that present to the public the ideas or images desired;
• I am great at transforming spoken or written descriptions of items, issues, processes, or events into visual representation without benefit of existing pictures, models, or diagrams;
• I am able to producing a wide range of visual communications, illustrations, special designs and layouts from conception to production to communicate the visual requirement of the projects to those providing state-of-the-art materials pertinent to the project development; and
• I am proficient at using the following applications: Adobe InDesign (Creative Suites 5), Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Professional Acrobat, Microsoft Word and Power Point in developing visual/desktop publishing requirements and procedures to meet the needs of the organization and ensure availability of appropriate equipment/materials.

Career Experience
(2007-Current) Baltimore City Public Schools Teacher Assistant
(Summer of 2008- summer 2010) YMCA Started as Senior Counselor in 2008
Promoted to Assistant Director in 2009
Promoted to Director in 2010
(2006- 2007) We Teach and Tutor Student Aid
(2002-current) Professional Artist I create and sell art in my spare time.
08/ 2008- 2012 Towson University Art & Design degree
I graduate this summer from Towson University with a bachelor’s degree. I have over 197 credits.

Computer Skills
I am an expert following computer programs:
• Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Creative Suites,
• Autodesk Maya 3D program
• Microsoft Office
• Printing using oversized printers

Extracurricular Activities

I started a mentoring program for boys at Dallas F. Nicholas Elementary School, called The Brother Hood. This program was about teaching young boys how to deal with life’s challenges.
Skills (2) Rating
Banner Design