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Adreia Hawkins

Freelance Ad Designer & Photo Editor

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Location:Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
Website: http://www.ahmaginegraphx.com
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/ahmaginegraphx
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DIGITAL.DESIGN. PHOTOGRAPHY.
www.ahmaginegraphx.com

Education:
1998-2005, Bachelors of Art Degree in Computer Art/ Motion Graphics Specialization at Savannah College of Art and Design - Savannah, GA

1998-2005, Bachelors of Fine Art Degree in Painting at Savannah College of Art and Design - Savannah, GA

1993-1997, North Central High School - Indianapolis, IN

1991-1996, Herron School of Art & Design at Indiana University Purdue University (Saturday School), Indianapolis, IN

Skills:
17+ years knowledge and experience of both Mac and PC interface, 10+ years experience with Adobe Creative Cloud, (and current C6, Photoshop*, Illustrator*, After Effects*, InDesign), Microsoft Office (PowerPoint*, Excel*, Word*) 15+ years experience in Illustration and Painting. Other skills include: Multi-tasking (with priority), Public Speaking, Organizing and Researching, Photography, 10+ yrs., Landscape/Architectural, Portraiture, and Events.
Knowledge of Nikon Digital Series Cameras (AW-100, D90, D700, D5200), lenses include: Micro Nikkor 105mm fixed*, 18-105mm (AF-S), 55-300mm, and a Tamron Ultra-Wide, 10-24mm
Zoom Lenses, with SB-910 Flash + Light kit
* indicates software in which I obtain the most proficiency

Work Experience:
2014- Graphic Designer, HCO, Inc. Architects

2012-Present, SMART (Supportive Mentoring thru ART) Instructor, ArtReach Instructor, Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN

2008-present, Graphics Artist/Owner of Ahmagine Graphx, LLC
2007 to Present, Muralist

Freelance Graphics Artist
2006 to Present, AHmagine Graphx - Indianapolis, IN
Description: Digital Design and Media, Interactive Design for Web promotions, logos and package design for small businesses

2004-2010, Independent Contractor - Indianapolis, IN
Description: Large Format Murals for Residential or Business, On-site or Mobile, Indoors and Outdoors.

2009 to May 2009, Conservation Framing
Aaron Bros. - Sacramento, CA
Description: Archival framing of original artwork and printed limited editions work. Received Framing Certification at this location

2009-2010, Extra Curricular Activities Instructor, North Central High School Artistically Talented Program
"Graffiti Art vs. Street Art" - Indianapolis, IN

2009, Mural Project Renewal Overseer by the State Chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators, Indianapolis, IN

2008, Mural Project commission, Concord Neighborhood Center Recycling Bins provided by the City of Indianapolis

2004, Commissioned Design Package Layout DVD (inserts and authoring), Skidaway Island Presbyterian Church, Skidaway, GA

2003-2006, Mural project commissioned by Memorial Health University Medical Center,?Pediatrics ICU and Orthopedic Waiting Lounge and the City of Savannah?

2001-2006, Archival Framing
Atwell's Art & Frame - Savannah, GA
Description: Archival framing for local artist and SCAD students, Art Restoration for local clientele. Clients included The Telfair Museum, The Mansion at Forsyth Park, Lady and Sons Restaurant and personal client, Food Network's star Paula Dean, Frame repair for Thomas Kinkade Gallery

2006-2007, MGH Enterprises, logo and package design, Indianapolis, IN

2001, Framer and Designer at The Art Source Gallery, Indianapolis, IN
Description: Commercial framing and interior design consulting. Clients include St. Francis Hospital, St. Vincent Hospital, Eli Lilly Co., Ruth Lilly Center, and local artist

2000-02, Gardner & Gardner conservation framing studio, Savannah, GA

Clientele:
Concord Neighborhood Center (IN), Language Connection, LLC (IN), Memorial Health University Medical Center (GA), Insight Consulting, OTB Studios (IN), Ready to Blush®, and Ready to Blush @ Studio B on Mass Ave. (IN), Augustine's Dreams, Inc., (CA), MGH Enterprises, Red Ribbon Boutique and Red Ribbon Designs, LLC (IN), Skidaway Island Presbytyrian Church (GA), MidLife Muzik and MidLife Records, Indiana State Chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators, Elite Styles Barber Shop, The Center for Leadership Development Magazine (IN), and more...

Publications:

2013 January 13, NUVO magazine "SMART Students at Play, Indianapolis Art Center Program Flourishes" by Dan Grossman, NUVO Editor, Indianapolis, IN
2011 June, FOX59 “I am Piano, Play Me” Mural/Installation of painted pianos in Downtown Fishers, IN
2008 October 12, Indianapolis Star "Brightening a Community" Mural Renewal project on Morris Street, Indianapolis, IN
2008 Indianapolis News, Concord Neighborhood Center Mural on new Recycling Bins provided by the city of Indianapolis, IN
2001 May 4, Savannah Morning News Art Exhibition "Speculum" at Atwell's Art & Frame, Savannah, GA
1996 "Largest Mural in the Country", The Circle Center Mall Roof, downtown Indianapolis, IN
1996 Exhibit "Peter and the Wolf" (composition for Orchestra by Sergei Prokofiev) c/o The New World Symphony Orchestra Circle Theatre, Indianapolis, IN
1995 "Creating Art with Music", Indiana School for the Blind, Indianapolis, IN
1995 "Painting the Guilford Street Bridge", Broad Ripple Ave., Indianapolis, IN

Links:

www.ahmaginegraphx.com
http://www.behance.net/gallery/Adreia-Hawkins-Graphics-Artist/1914311
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