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Janet Bradley - Freelance Illustration, Drawing, Real Life Painting, Landscape Painting, & Mural Painting
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Janetmbchi@hotmail.com Art and creating has been a major discipline and source of succor for me since the introduction of crayons at age five. Throughout my creative endeavours I have experience wonderful, interesting people and a plethora of experiences to add to my repertoire. Whether used for creative therapy, media communication, or personal gratification; one word, image or ideation given...
Auburn, Washington, United States

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Heather Gloria - Freelance Graphic Design & Logo Design
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http:www.heathergloria.com WORK EXPERIENCE: Current: Graphic Designer Disney/ABC Television Group Burbank, CA Art Director / Graphic Designer JJ Apparel (a.k.a. ***** Zebra) [April 2013 - December 2013] Los Angeles, CA • Helped new company launch by advising their branding and marketing approach. • Developed new corporate website design for main fashion line and up-and-coming new fashion lines. • Hired photographers and models and coordinated and directed photo shoots. • Supervised assistants and other members of the web team. • Retouched catalog photos and various web photos from photo shoots, as well as taught assistants how to do so. • Designed various new fashion line logos and tags. • Supervised and participated in social media updates. • Created ad and banner layouts for the web, as well as print ad layouts. • Relied on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals for the web team and entire company. Art Director The Brandon Agency [2005-2012] Myrtle Beach, SC • Performed a variety of tasks in a high-stress, fast-paced advertising agency environment, with intense deadlines. • Managed own accounts and projects, working within budget and scheduling requirements. • Directed photo shoots. • Formulated basic layout design or presentation approach, and specified material details, such as style and size of type, photographs, graphics, animation, video and sound. • Created designs and developed campaigns from conception to completion for agency’s clients • Supervised videographers, photographers, assistants and designers. • Relied on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals for the team. • A wide degree of creativity, latitude, and concepting skills used and expected to perform job. Production / Pre-Press Manager The Georgetown Times [2004-2005] Georgetown, SC • Ensured that the whole newspaper layout looked like and was printed as it was intended. (Responsible for making sure all color separations were going to print correctly and that ads were ready for press.) • Responsible for making sure all scheduled advertising was printed in the paper. • Responsible for outputting the newspaper from computer to film, to plate, each night, before going on the press. Graphic Designer Coastal Printing [2002-2004] Myrtle Beach, SC • Gained experience in a fast-paced commercial printing company. • Created all types of designs and layouts from logo designs and 2-color corporate identities to full-color brochures and rack cards. • Gained useful knowledge of and experience with preparing designs to be printed on the press, such as working with color separations and sending images to the image setter to burn plates. • Learned firsthand how printing presses operate. Graphic Designer Eller Media Outdoor [2000-2002] Myrtle Beach, SC • Gained valuable experience in outdoor billboard design. • Developed a creative plan after determining the message the client wanted to convey and the type of design the client’s customers would find appealing. • Devised catchy and easy-to-understand-quickly ad campaigns using less than ten words. • Turned rough ideas and concepts into full color designs and prepared them for production/print. • Produced work under deadline pressure. • Frequently worked in creative team efforts. • Met with Clientele on a “one-on-one” basis. EDUCATION: North Carolina School of Communication Arts, aka Digital Circus - Raleigh, NC [Graduated in 2000 with a degree in Graphic Design] Coastal Carolina University - Conway, SC [3.8 GPA - Studied English and Art Studio in 1996] Gifted and Talented program at the Academy for Arts, Science & Technology - Myrtle Beach, SC [Studied Art Studio in 1995 and 1996] AWARDS AND ACHIEVEMENTS: • Art Honor Society at Conway High School in Conway, SC [1992-1996] • Essay published in The Schwartz Guide to MLA Documentation by my professor at Coastal Carolina University [1992-1996] • Work published in Outdoor Advertising Magazine [1999] • Addy® Award - outdoor campaign for Hunter’s Ridge Plantation [1999] • Prestigious Regional Best of Show Addy® Award (states of SC ,NC, and VA) - outdoor campaign for House of Blues [2000] • Article Published about my accomplishments as a young professional in Coastal Carolina Business Journal [2000] • Active Member of the American Advertising, Coastal Carolina Club [2005-2012] • Addy® Award - The Brandon Agency’s holiday card [2007] • Addy® Award - The Brandon Agency’s Website Design [2007] • Addy® Award - The Brandon Agency’s holiday card [2008] • Addy® Award - FTC Annual Report [2010] • Addy® Award - Bus Transit Design for Freestyle Music Park [2010] • Six Addy® Awards - March of Dimes Public Service Campaign [2010] • Addy® Award - The Brandon Agency’s holiday card [2010] • Print Award - Annual Report for FTC [2012] • Addy® Award - Outdoor holiday campaign for FTC [2012] • Two Addy® Awards - Driwood print campaign [2012] • Addy® Award - Driwood website [2012]
Montclair, California, United States
Sarita K - Freelance ERP Programming & Mainframe Programming
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• Developed Application Engines individually to import Person and Job data, and Emergency Contact data in HRMS. Awarded ‘Star of the Quarter’ in the organization for the same. • Working knowledge of Mainframes - JCL, Cobol. • Developed Payroll Interface independently for countries. Worked on Payroll for NA • Worked with SQR’s and developed SQC’s • Trained business users in Marketing, Sales modules of CRM and in XML Publisher • Developed programs (using CI and Application Package) to import data for Person and Company, Relationships, Financial Accounts and Products in CRM • Setup workflows in CRM with Active Analytic Framework • Developed homepage for the client (It involved Pagelet Administration, Branding, developing PeopleSoft components and pages) and made enhancement to the delivered PeopleSoft Search Engine in Enterprise Portal 9.0 • Demonstrated working knowledge of servers – booting and shutting down the Application server, Web Server and Process Scheduler • Working knowledge of Upgrade Assistant • Currently, working on PeopleSoft Payroll for NA. PeopleTools Knowledge gained through Experience and Self-learning: PeopleCode, Application Designer, Application Engine, SQR, Component Interfaces, Process Scheduler, PSQuery, Upgrade Assistant, API, XML Publisher, Data Mover, Integration Broker
St. Paul, Minnesota, United States
Ashini Tiwari - Freelance 3D Graphic Design & 3D Animation
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i am a 3d animation artist with an experience of 4 years working on Disney projects.i have used Maya and skilled in hair fur simulation , layout and composition of shots. i also have knowledge of adobe photoshop, illustrator, inDesign and have worked on it few student projects.
Seattle, Washington, United States
Rana Marie Sandlin - Freelance Newspaper Illustration & Logo Design
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Ràna M. Sandlin RESUME: Contract Work 2006 - Present Since 1994 I've been writing poetry and drawing decorative borders for the poems. Then they were taken into illustration and published as books. Starting in 2009 to the present I've developed storyboards, scripts, done the layout, photography, graphic design, illustration and publishing of seven books to be sold on Amazon. Mostly Children's books with lots of colors and illustrations. Contract Work May 2017 Hunter Nelson Vectoring Advertisements Contract Work May 2017 Benjamin Facius Vectoring Products Contract Work May 2017 David Osterstrom Logo Design Contract Work May 2016 Mark Carlson Tintbuyer Ad Creation Contract Work Jun 2016 Jason Post Illustrate Sketch Template Contract Work Oct 2014 Pakistan 7 small illustrations on a paint.net project Contract Work 2012 - 2013 Rich Castagna New York, NY Logo Design, Business Cards, Tap Handles, Product Labels Contract Work June 2011 Step by Step Illustrator and Writer Contract Work April 2011 - May 2011 Illustrations Contract Work May 2011 Digital Logo Contract Work 2011 Ned Jovanovic Australia Sketching, Illustrating, and finishing in Photoshop abstract city scenes of Serbia to create posters for paintings to be sold as pieces of artwork Contract Work 2011 QuarterOff Atlanta, GA Designed print ad banners in large format and conceptualized, researched and illustrated a logo. Contract Work 2011 Anette Scheepers Bershire, UK Re-vamped a logo for a photography business in the UK Contract Work 2011 Illustrated a calligraphic logo and re-formated into vector based file. Contract Work 2009 Mobile Entertainment Software Corp Los Angeles Conceptualized and designed icons for web page development in Illustrator 10, then formatted file for use on the web page. Contract Work March 2008 Build 2 Banners to Advertising My Website Contract Work Feb. 2008 Graphic Artist Wanted for Logo and Brochure Contract Work 2008 CIO at 1-ASP INC Denver, CO Envisioned, created w/ Photoshop 5 surreal beautiful city scenes including but not limited to London, New York, Dubai, Singapore, Tokyo. Contract Work 2008 Landvision Tonbridge, United Kingdom Taken and reworked w/ Illustrator auto CAD landscaping document. Contract Work 2008 Patterns Out Texas Patterns were created for new stationary, gift wrap work. Contract Work 2007-2008 Our Community information LLC New Orleans, LA Designed logos for various companies, created icons for their web site, and composed layout for several ads for an internet based company. Implicated all stages for design and development for a client needing website design, branding, & packaging for product labels. Contract Work 2007 CheckOutMyOutfit/TigerTiger Marketing/Abercrombie Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Web Banners for an Abercrombie web site. Contract Work 2007 Pacific Wave Maine Logo, Business Card & Letterhead implementation for Pacific Wave. Contract Work 2007 List Link Created and designed forms and flyers to be used along with a web based company in the UK. Contract Work 2006 CrossGuns Lumber Co Montana Incorporated a new design for CrossGuns Lumber Co. in Montana, to be used for letterhead, business cards and envelopes. Contract Work 2003 Health Dimensions International Huntsville Designed layout and printed trifold brochures and business cards for Health Dimensions International, Huntsville, Alabama. Dealt with the image and resolution problems, and color correction, using artistic skills to create designs. Mixing paper quality with color manipulation to produce brilliantly colorful images. Contract Work 2002 Southeastern Landscaping Company Huntsville Invented business logo, letterhead and business cards and marketed. Contract Work 1999 First Baptist Church Decatur Created various CD covers and Tape cassette covers for E-320 Productions in Decatur, Alabama; including First Baptist Church of Decatur, local gospel/christian singers and groups for the local area. Familiar with the process and solutions for creating CD covers and cassette covers for a small recording company. Contract Work 1997 Allied Photocopy Huntsville Developed a variety of commercial products including ads, brochures, business cards and flyers for Allied Photocopy, Huntsville, Alabama. Combined artistic talent with research on the product used, customer needs, marketing, materials, and production methods to create the most functional and appealing design. Contract Work 1997 Anderson Printing Comp Jacksonville Created layout designs for books, magazines, and other publications for Anderson Printing Comp. Producing commercial products such as stationary, greeting cards, and Booklets. Working with PageMaker for digital format, preparing work directly on an IBM computer. Contract Work 1994 Created a brochure as a freelancer for the Essence of Thyme Coffee Shop located in South Carolina. Experience 1998-1999 WWTI-50 1222 Arsenal St # 11, Watertown, NY 13601 (315) 785-8850 Web Page Designer; Responsible for the development and maintenance of the web site for WWTI-50 in Watertown, New York. Using FrontPage ‘98 created and designed pages and animated graphics providing the TV station with in house web design. Maintained HTML pages for proper encoding and linked web sites. Worked with students training to work at the TV station. Graphic Designer; Determined style, and technique best suited to produce desired effects and conform with the production requirements, or received specific instructions regarding these variables. Formulated concept and rendered illustration and detail from methods used with CorelDraw. Planed, developed, and prepared illustrations of scenes and backgrounds which tells a story, informed, entertained an audience, records an event or holiday for output which is used for television production. Cultivated design and layout on ID Billboards for video output. Tested color intensity for assurance that none of the colors used were too hot or bright for TV output. Appropriated each file into well organized folders with the correct file formats for IDs formatted as JPEGs and web graphics as GIFs to be used by key line operator. Designed backgrounds for all seasons and time of the day for the new the season to suite the weather. Programs included Corel Draw, Photoshop, FrontPage ‘98, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Premier. Annually designed and developed a 30 page coupon book for the Watertown area and the whole upper state of New York. Experience 1996-1997 The Cullman Times 300 4th Ave SE, Cullman, AL 35055 (256) 734-2131 Graphic designer, designed art and copied layouts for the five different newspapers: Studied illustrations and photographs to plan presentation of material. Determined size and arrangement of illustrative material and copy, selected style and size of type, and arranged layout based upon available space, knowledge of layout principles and aesthetic design concepts. Drew samples of finished layout and presented samples to Supervisor for approval. Reviewed final layout and suggested improvements as needed. Sometimes prepared illustrations or rough sketches of material according to instructions of Supervisor. Marked up, pasted, and assembled final layouts to prepare layouts for printer. Keyed in information into computer to create layouts. Illustrator; Created artwork all of the five newspapers. Prepared drawings for advertisements and newspapers; studied layouts, sketches of proposed illustrations, and related materials to become familiar with assignment. Determined style and technique best suited to produce effects and conform with reproduction requirements, or receives specific instructions regarding these variables. Formulated concept and rendered illustrations and detail from memory and imagination. Willing to accommodate the Supervisor’s desires and able to take suggestions and rejections gracefully. Discussed illustration at various stages of completion and made changes as necessary. Identified according to specific style, technique, subject material or combination or variables. Experience 1995 The Huntsville Times 2317 Memorial Pkwy SW, Huntsville, AL 35801 (256) 532-4000 Various duties held at The Huntsville Times: Lithographic Apprentice; planned composition of film flat according to requirements, pieced compositional negative or positive film on layout sheets; and made composite film, using precision measuring instruments and photographic equipment, to assemble multi or single-color film flat to use in production of lithographic printing plates: examined materials received with order, like paste-up, artwork, film, prints, or instructions, to determine size and dimensions, number of colors on job, and camera work needed. Determined proportions needed to reduce or enlarge photographs and graphics to fit in designated areas of film flat and prevent color overlap. Received base negatives, halftones, and color separations to be used in composition of film flat. Touched up negatives to conceal pinholes and other imperfections, or examined positive film and prepared broke lines, imperfections, and missing halftone dots. Taped layout sheet and transparent plastic sheet over layout grid to prepare for positioning of film. Positioned film negatives in order, negatives or positives on masking sheet or transparent plastic sheet. Cut out masks, and arranged negatives in order to prepare for contact printing, plate exposure, or proof making. Aligned multiple negatives and masked over unexposed film in vacuum frame and activated light source to make negatives or positives on masking sheet or transparent plastic sheet. Inverted assembled film flat on table and cut windows behind image areas of negative or positive to allow exposure to plate film. Routed completed negative or positive flat to proofing area for preparation of positive and/or negative proof. Made corrections or remade film to meet specifications. Routed completed negative or positive flat to Lithographic Plate maker for preparation of positive or negative lithographic printing plate. Dot Etcher; increased or reduced size of masks over separation negatives or positives and exposed film for specified time, used contact frame and automatic film processor to reduce size of photographic dots to increase or reduce color. Applied opaque to defective areas of film to block out blemishes and pinholes. Transferrer; transferred images, by hand, from photographic negatives to zinc plates for printing by lithographic process: Covered surface of grained plates with coating of photosensitive chemicals, using brush, and allowed plate to dry. Mounted negative and plate in camera and activated camera production: Measured and marked board according to Graphic Designer or Artist layout to indicate position of artwork, typeset copy, page edges, folds, and colors, using ruler and drafting instruments. Measured artwork and layout space of artwork on paste-up and compared measurements, using ruler to determine proportions needed to make reduced or enlarged photographic prints for paste-up. Cut and trimmed typeset copy on board, following position marks, and removed excess adhesive from board, using scissors or artists knife. Taped transparent plastic overlay to board. Indicated crop marks and enlargement and reduction measurements on photographs with grease pencil to prepare photographs for ********-Lithographer and covered photographs with tissue paper to protect photographs. Photographer, Lithographic; set up and operated horizontal and vertical process camera to photograph illustrations and printed material and produced film used in preparation of lithographic printing plates. Mounted material to be photographed on copy board of camera and adjusted camera settings to enlarge or reduce size of copy to be reproduced. Selected and placed color filters between lens and film to produce four-color separations. Performed exposure tests to determine line, halftone and color reproductions exposure lengths for various photographic factors. Measured degrees of darkness of continuous tone images to be photographed. Adjusted lens and copy board for reduction or enlargement of copy and focus, adjusted lights, and exposed high contrast film processor that develops, fixes, washes, and dries film. Film Flat Inspector; inspects, and corrects incorrect dot percentages in halftones. Returned film to ********, Lithographic for corrections, or repairing of defects. Experience 1994-1995 Media Services, NTE Enterprises Decatur Desktop Publish Specialist for Media Services, NTE Enterprises; Form Designer; prepared brochures, cards, office forms and other documents for printing, such as wedding invitations and flyers according to specifications. Typist; Typeset and page layout selecting font types and sizes, arranging column widths, checking for proper spacing between letters, words, and columns, and placing graphics and pictures. Compiled material to be typed, read instructions accompanying material from Supervisor or Client requesting document, to determine format desired, number of copies needed, priority, and other requirements. Designed original work while Typing and revising material such as correspondence reports, statistical tables, addresses and forms. Corrected from rough draft copy using computer and word processing software, such as PageMaker. Printing Specialist; Coordinated activities operating printing presses and related machines and equipment, and assembling and stitching pamphlets, and books. Delivered written messages, collected and distributed paperwork, delivered items to other business establishments. Also provided services such as color scanning, laminating, image manipulation, poster production, folding, stapling, binding, black and white, and color printing. Degrees & Certifications: Bachelor's Degree (in progress) in Graphic Design Almeda University Associate's Degree in Graphic Design Almeda University Photoshop Certification 2006, 2009 Illustrator Certification 2006, 2009 Dean's List (Calhoun Comm. College) 1994 Certificate of Achievement (Ala Dept. of Educ.)1994 Job Training Partnership Act January 1993 Job Training Partnership Act February 1993 Certificate of Achievement 2009-2010 Art Institute of Pittsburgh Certificate of Completion for Photoshop CS4 2009 Cambridge Who's Who Registry of Executives, Professionals and Entrepreneurs 2010-2011
Youngstown, Ohio, United States
Esther Truth - Freelance Drawing & Creative Writing
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I'm a visual sketch and paint artist. I have created and sold custom/commissioned drawings and paintings starting about 20 years ago. I also do textile art like specialty women's bags and soft sculptures. They are always one of a kind so I do take requests or art installments only. I have also quite a few years experience in paper arts including, but not limited to handmade journals, greeting cards, bookmarks and large store signs. I have recently branched into wearable paper art.
Phoenix, Arizona, United States
Matthew Blair - Freelance Fiction Writing & Article Writing
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I am a writer and a teacher who is currently working at an after school program where I am helping children learn how to write. I'm also an aspiring comic book writer who is working on getting a military sci fi comic published and I have published several articles on educational technology.
Attleboro, Massachusetts, United States
Rachel Kimbrough - Freelance Editing & Fiction Writing
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My skills primarily include journalistic writing, creative writing, editing and proofreading. My interests are mainly editing and creative writing. I spent two years editing a literary magazine and two years working at my college's student-run newspaper, initially as a section editor and then as editor-in-chief. I have had several short stories and short essays published.
Kansas City, Kansas, United States
Laura Tortoriello - Freelance Video Production & Project Management
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$60
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I am an experienced producer with an extensive production/post production background. My skill set spans project management, budgeting/actualizing, and account management. I am an enthusiastic team member who is also independently motivated. I possess excellent communication and diplomacy skills and have the ability to multi-task gracefully under pressure.
Miami Beach, Florida, United States
Katy - Freelance Article Writing & Editing
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$15
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Objective Writing – articles, newsletters, news releases. Editing – articles, newsletters news releases, books, any kind of copy. Experience The First Citizens National Bank June, 2003 – December 2012 Marketing and Collections Manager handling all aspects of marketing and collections for a small, community bank in Upper Sandusky, Ohio. Liaison for Business Development Team; member and liaison for Hoopla! Team (dedicated to changing and maintaining bank culture of unparalleled customer service and employee enthusiasm for their work and home lives). Additional: Editor of weekly employee newsletter; responsible for news releases and ad copy as well as motivational and instructional material for employees and customers. The Progressor-Times August 1994 – November 2004 Staff Writer. Part-time, self-directed, mostly from home. Handled most news stories as well as frequent feature articles on everything from new businesses to archaeology and political (in-county) issues. Ford Motor Credit Company June 1984 – February 1995 Customer Service Representative – collections when full time, collections and training new personnel when part-time. Maintained excellent delinquency percentages. Education Ohio Dominican College/University Bachelors Degree, 2013 Currently in the Masters of Liberal Studies program. Skills Communication, both oral and written. Tutoring. Familiarity and skill with Microsoft products (Word, Excel, Publisher) as well as Quark. Homeschooled four children, two of whom later attended online schools, including OHVA. Collections: excellent track record in collection and resolution of delinquency problems. Ability to see the larger picture while considering all aspects and points of view and to communicate effectively those points of view to others. Other skills: math, reason, creativity, working well under pressure as well as when self-directed, and ability to handle multiple projects and deadlines, while bringing each in on time.
Upper Sandusky, Ohio, United States