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Holly Amber: Graphic Designer
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Education

Associates Degree in Graphic Design
Collin College - Graduated Cum Laude in 2013, President’s List, Dean’s List
Electives in: Web Programming, Animation (traditional hand-drawn, 3D with Maya, & 2D with Flash), History of Animation, Digital Sound Editing, Entrepreneurship, Business Management, Papermaking & Bookbinding
Think Tank (graphic design club)
Phi Theta Kappa
National Society of Leadership & Success
National Technical Honors Society

Work Experience

Web Graphic Designer
Razoyo (web development company)
Design clients’ website layouts, logos, banners, etc with Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator, website mockups in Photoshop, upload content to servers via FileZilla and backend log-in access via Magento, implement front-end graphics and edit the content of Magento websites, construct and send mass emails with Bronto, occasional print design, illustrations for company T-shirt. Zen Desk and Jira were used for communication at Razoyo to check tasks assigned to me by project managers and communicate with other employees.

Jr. Graphic Designer
Kersh Health (company promotes nutrition and exercise)
Hired to assist with re-branding. Provided original digital photography, digital imaging, print & web collateral, participated in advertising collaboration with the marketing director. Utilized Adobe software skills in Illustrator, InDesign, and Photoshop. I was especially relied on for realistic digital imaging in Photoshop. Helped organize content in printed materials for product instructions, packaging, and books about nutrition and exercise.

Children’s Book Illustrator
Beyond the Stars Books - Illustrations for:
The Little Garden
A Hole In My Stocking

Skills

• Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Flash, After Effects, etc)
• Illustration & fine arts
• Digital Photography
• Digital Imaging
• Digital Video Recording and Editing with Adobe Premiere Pro
• Digital Sound Editing with Audacity, ProTools, Adobe Premiere Pro, and Adobe Audition
• HTML & CSS
• Zen Desk & Jira
• CMS (WordPress & Magento)
• Google Analytics
• Basic SEO principles
• FTP Clients (particularly Fetch and FileZilla)
• Constructs and sends mass e-mails (particularly with Bronto)
• Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Powerpoint)
• 3D modeling and animation with Maya

Exhibitions and Awards

• Sold hand-bound sketchbooks at Bay Street Art Gallery (2016)
• Award of Outstanding Achievement in Art (one AP art student selected by art department per annual graduating class of 1,000 high school students)
• Grant Halliburton Foundation Art Show (won “Best of School” award)
• Selected to be in the Texas state level Reflections Art Show
• Selected to be in the 2005 Texas state-level Visual Arts Scholastic Event art show competition
• Selected to be in the 2006 Texas state-level Visual Arts Scholastic Event art show competition