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Patrick O'Byrne

Freelance Ad Designer & Illustrator

1716
Location:Dublin, Georgia, United States
Phone: (478) 246-9041
Website: http://www.artsouthernstyle.com
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/patrickobyrne
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Patrick O'Byrne
Graphic Designer/Freelance Artist
1008 Anderson Street
Dublin, Ga 31021
Cell (478) 246-9041
obyrneart@yahoo.com
www.artsouthernstyle.com

WORK EXPERIENCE:
Dynamic Paint Solutions - Eastman, Ga.
Freelance Graphic Designer (December 2011 - present)
- Create new aerospace brochure with digital photogaphy
- Design presentation folder

The Courier Herald - Dublin, Ga.
Graphic Designer (August 2005 - April 2011)
- Design and layout of all retail advertising
- MultiCreator 9, QuarkXPress 10, Illustrator CS and Photoshop CS
- Send ad proof via email & make corrections if needed
- Coordinate ads between artist and salespeople

The Union Recorder - Milledegville, Ga.
Freelance Graphic Designer (December 2004 - August 2005)
- Design all ads for retail sales
- QuarkXPress, Photoshop and Illustrator were used
- Correct all photos if needed

Ranhill/MGB Technologies - Warner Robins, Ga.
Freelance Technical Illustrator ( July 2000 - December 2004)
- Scan all F-15 schematics and resize to fit new format
- Clean up all schematics and fix all text if not legible
- Draw aircraft parts and make TO compatible for technical manuals
- Recreate or change if needed on all aircraft parts
- Gateway PC System, Microsoft Office and Photoshop

Southern Media Inc./Lamar Advertising- Macon, Ga.
Graphic Designer (October 1996 - July 2000)
- Design concepts for outdoor advertising
- QuarkXPress 8.5, Illustrator 10, Photoshop 10, Corel Draw/Paint 10
- Email all jobs for client approval and make changes if needed
- Send all digital files to the printer via email for color proof

Titan International - Atlanta, Ga.
Freelance Graphic Designer (August 2001 - January 2002)
- Design textile products, redesign existing products and package design
- QuarkXPress, Illustrator 9 and Photoshop 10
- Digital photography of product to be printed in catalogs
- Manipulate digital images for promo pieces

Bibb Printing Company - Macon, Ga.
Graphic Designer (November 1998 – September 2001)
- Package designs, color keys for proofing and correct color if needed
- QuarkXPress, Illustrator 9 and Photoshop 9
- Output and inspect full process film before going to press
- Manipulate digital images

EDUCATION:
Atlanta College Of Art, Atlanta, Ga
Introduction to the Macintosh and Design, Summer 1989

Atlanta Area Technical School, Atlanta, Ga.
Studied design, color separations, photography and video, Fall 1979

SOFTWARE:
QuarkXPress, Adobe Photoshop CS, Adobe Illustrator 10, MultiCreator, Photo Deluxe 9,
iWeb, FileZilla, StreamLine 10, Corel Draw/Paint 9
Skills (2) Rating
Ad Design
Illustration