itsalaric

Graphic Design & Printing

Lancaster Pennsylvania (717) 413-1178 Current: HiDEF LIFESTYLE View More Education: TSCT & AIPH View More

Software Proficiency

  • Adobe CC
  • Photoshop
  • Bridge/Camera Raw
  • Dreamweaver
  • Illustrator
  • InDesign
  • Microsoft Office
  • Mac OS and Windows

WHO AM I

I'm a graphic artist and creative problem solver who works with the elements of typography, illustration, photography, printing, and web to create commercial communications tools such as brochures, advertising, signage, logos, posters, email newsletters, and other forms of printed, electronic, or graphic communications.

BAG OF TRICKS

Design
Printing
E-commerce
Creative
Web/Email
HTML
CSS
Javascript

WHERE I LEARNED

WHERE I WORK

From 2018 To Present HiDEF Lifestyle and Black Edition Motorsports Harrisburg, PA

Creative Director

Head of creative, establishes the visual identity of company and leads/executes its creative output.

From 2010 To Present

(8 Years)

Self-employed Lancaster, PA

Freelance Graphic Designer

Graphic artist and professional problem solver who works with the elements of typography, illustration, photography, printing, and web to create commercial communications tools such as brochures, advertising, signage, logos, posters, book jackets, and other forms of printed, electronic, or graphic communications.

From Nov 2013 To Aug 2018

(4 Years 10 Months)

Listrak Lititz, PA

Graphic Designer

Produce best practice email artwork and designs for internal and external clients. Stays current with industry knowledge of best practice design. Analyzes and makes recommendations for effective email marketing campaigns. Converts layered creative deliverables into email friendly HTML.

From 2011 To 2014

(3 Years)

RE/MAX Associates of Lancaster Lancaster, PA

Freelance Graphic Designer

Create commercial communications tools such as advertising, brochures, logos, signage, and websites.

From 2013 To 2013

(less than a year)

Elizabethtown College Elizabethtown, PA

Graphic Designer

Assisted with the execution of marketing and communications goals. Responsibilities also include designing, coordination, and production of internal and external College publications including meeting with campus clients, preparing specifications, soliciting price estimates from vendors, and coordinate proofing and delivery/mailing of finished pieces.

From 2011 To 2013

(2 Years)

Peter Leach Photographer Ephrata, PA

Master Photo Editor

Collected and modified images of inventory. Which included color correcting, touching up and saving images out for the web. Extensive photoshop and a file management.

From 2012 To 2012

(less than a year)

Primitives By Kathy Lancaster, PA

Graphic Designer/Photographer

I prepped photos for catalog production by silhouetting and digital photo manipulation. Along with designing marketing materials, product development and catalog production.

WHO RECOMMENDS ME