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"When you commission a design project with me, I will work to make your vision come to life!

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Graphic Designer, Web Designer, Illustrator, Artist, Dreamer & Creative Extraordinaire.

I am a professional Graphic Designer based in Orange County, CA. I graduated with honors from CSULB in 2007. I have worked in the industry as a Graphic and Web Designer for the past 12 years. I have extensive experience creating beautiful layouts, designs and illustrations. I absolutely love what I do as a designer and I believe in my work. I get so excited when I launch a new logo design, website or create completely new branding for my clients. 

My Clients & Experience

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Jenna Dawn

Graphic & Web Designer

Professional Graphic Designer for 12 years. Expert level proficiency in Adobe PhotoShop and Adobe Illustrator. Strong sense of type, image and color. Excellent illustration skills. Extensive experience in the development, creation and production of original graphic designs for print, web and apparel. Technical knowledge of packaging, graphic decal, screen printing and embellishment techniques. Working knowledge of the print production process (print margins, bleeds, color types and formats, binding practices). Strong interest in fashion and eCommerce. Able to research and report on industry trend direction, color direction and Integrate findings and concepts into design ideas. Strong timeline management and communication skills. Ability to carry out all work in conformance with project time and cost and quality constraints according to the client specification. 

Jenna Dawn

Graphic & Web Designer

Professional Graphic Designer for 12 years. Expert level proficiency in Adobe PhotoShop and Adobe Illustrator. Strong sense of type, image and color. Excellent illustration skills. Extensive experience in the development, creation and production of original graphic designs for print, web and apparel. Technical knowledge of packaging, graphic decal, screen printing and embellishment techniques. Working knowledge of the print production process (print margins, bleeds, color types and formats, binding practices). Strong interest in fashion and eCommerce. Able to research and report on industry trend direction, color direction and Integrate findings and concepts into design ideas. Strong timeline management and communication skills. Ability to carry out all work in conformance with project time and cost and quality constraints according to the client specification. 

Graphic Design

Extensive experience in the development, creation and production of original Graphic Designs. Branding Design, Campaign Development and Design, Editorial Design and Layout, Logo Design, Look-book and Brochure Design, Packaging and Hang-Tag Design, Post Card and Flyer Design, Product and Accessory Design and Signage Design. Strong sense of type, image and color. Ability to determine size and arrangement of illustrative and photographic material and copy, select style and size of type and arrange layout based upon available space, knowledge of layout principles, and esthetic design concepts while adhering to brand identity standards.

Editorial

Editorial Design: Layout of visual aesthetics for newspapers, magazines, advertisements, online publications and other media. Design of Product Catalogues, Fashion Look-books, Brochures, Calendars, Digital Look-books, Digital Presentations, Property Look-books, Presentation Folders and Video Look-books. 

Packaging

Creation of initial design concepts and execution of ideas for Packaging and Hang-Tag Designs. Vector Illustration, Traditional Hand-Sketching and Painting in conjunction with Photoshop™ and Illustrator™ to execute Packaging Designs. Technical knowledge of Packaging, Graphic Decals and Embellishment Techniques.

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Apparel

Technical Apparel Illustration, Tech Packs with Detailed Specifications for Factory Ready Artwork, Product Illustration, CAD Drawings & Color Separation for Screens. Studied and interpreted Market Fashion Trends, and presented findings with Inspiration Trend Boards.

Branding

Logo Design with Custom Illustration, Visual Brand Identity Development, Small Business Branding, Personal Branding, Product Branding and creation of detailed Style Guides. Planing of Logo Design and Branding concepts by studying client provided information and materials. Illustration of Logo Concepts by designing rough layout of art and copy regarding arrangement, size, type size and style, and related aesthetic concepts.

Web Design

Design and maintenance of several eCommerce Websites. Design and layout of Interactive Assets for Web: Banner Ads, Online Advertising, Websites, Blogs, Newsletters, Targeted Emails and Social Media Sites. Photography of products, Post-Production, Retouching of Images and Upload of Products for Web.

Email Design Email Design for various industries: Targeted Emails, Content Layout, Custom Graphics & GIF Animation.

Web & Graphic Ads: Online Ad Design for Websites and Social Media, Online Banner Ads, Animated Ads, Gallery Ads, Mobile Ad Design & Animated Ads.

Website Design for various industries- using a preferred set of plug-ins and payment gateways: e-Commerce Websites, Informational Websites, Portfolio Websites, IDX Websites, Real Estate Websites, Personal Websites, Blogs, WordPress Websites, WIX Websites, Squarespace Websites, Photography Re-Touching and Product Descriptions.

Illustration

Art & Illustration:. Graphite Drawings, Pen & Ink Drawings, Marker Drawings, Color Pencil Drawings, Sketches, Watercolor, Paintings, Acrylic Paintings & Murals.

Architectural Illustration: Illustrations based on AutoCAD™ Drawings, Detailed Floor Plan Illustration, Floor Plan Rendering, Facade Illustration Map Illustration, Architectural Drawings, Community Maps & Infographics

Work History

Lead Web & Graphic Designer

Eye Candy Graphic Designs | Aliso Viejo, CA

2016 - Present

CEO, Graphic & Web Designer

IVAN Realty Pro | Aliso Viejo, CA

2016 - Present

Web Designer

Too Faced Cosmetics | Irvine, CA

2016, Contract

Web & Graphic Designer

P.J. Salvage | Irvine, CA

2010 - 2016

Lead Graphic Designer

Torrid/ Hot Topic Inc. | City of Industry, CA

2007 - 2010

Graphic Designer

49er Shops | CSULB

2005 - 2007

Education

California State University

Long Beach, CA

BFA Graphic Design 2007, Illustration (Minor)

Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, Golden Key Honor Society, National Honor Society, Top 5% of Graduating Class, 5.0 GPA

Irvine Valley College

Irvine, CA

AA, Fine Arts 2005

Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, National Honor Society

SCI-Arc

Los Angeles, CA

Southern California Institute of Architecture, Undergraduate Studies 2002 – 2004

Mass Art

Boston, MA

Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Undergraduate Studies 2000 – 2002

Bunker Hill Community College

Boston, MA

Undergraduate Studies 1999 – 2000

Manatee Community College

Bradenton, FL

Undergraduate Studies 1998– 1999

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