Kate

Freelance Illustrator & Graphic Designer

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Location:Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/kateampersand
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Kudos
4.0
2 Skills
$14
Rate/Hr
Illustrator designer typographer
www.kateampersand.com

INTERNSHIPS
Moxie House Design;
Lancaster, PA- was in charge of a community based art installation to promote Music in Lancaster. Under the instruction of both the creative director and lead designer, was responsible for small projects to help aid the studio in internal projects to promote their magazine Fig in both locations ( Media and Lancaster ) Active in collaborations for farmer’s markets products, branding for clients, other design materials. Introduced and handled a letterpress project as well as met each deadline for projects responsible for.
SPC
Millersville University; Millersville, PA- Student Productization Center deals with outside clients, and allows students to collaborate with outside companies as well as interdisciplinary collaborative environment. It provides an interactive, hands on opportunity to work in many different aspects of design. I worked on two separate projects, one being a year long branding, and design trend research for the company HydroWorx based in Middletown. Secondly, I animated and illustrated an iphone application, “Face The Waste”.
EDUCATION
MILLERSVILLE UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA
Millersville, PA — BA in Art, concentration in Graphic Design, May 2011.
Senior Solo Exhibition
“Touch Feel Poke”
Fiber interactive installation incorporating embroidery and hand stitched typography.
Senior Portfolio Show in May, 2011, Design Portfolio displaying all design students senior portfolios. Awarded most creative from an outside jury
President of Millersville ­University’s Ultimate Frisbee Team.
Founding President of Millersville Graphic & Interactive Design Club.

SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE.Entrepreneur,Excellent verbal and written communication, Works well in a fast paced and collaborative environment. Experienced with branding, and market research. Comfortable in leadership positions.Typography enthusiast.Written grant proposals.

Live website www.type-geek.com created with a fellow colleague for a typography independent study.
Featured artist for First Friday at Gallery 141 in Lancaster PA
Exhibited a collection of holiday greeting cards February 2009.
Published illustration in the book “College Common Sense” compiled by James Pannafino.
Penn Manor’s Post Prom design 2010 (pro bono)
Created brand identity for Aumen Media
currently working on brand identities of Tom Janz photography and local blogger Andrew Steely
Skills (2) Rating
Illustration
Graphic Design