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  • Emanuela Toneva

    Freelance Graphic Designer/Video Editor

    София, Bulgaria

catalog, brochure, textbook, advert and logo design / photograph retouching / Facebook cover page / packaging / prepress / video editing / corporate movies / Power Point presentation design / animated web banners

Work Samples

  • Advert design

  • Brochure design

  • Typography book

Work History

E tonevadesign@yahoo.com Skill Summary B.F.A in Graphic Design, University of Illinois at Chicago, GPA 4.67/5.0 Expert in Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Premiere Pro Proficient in Dreamweaver, After Effects, Flash, Power Point, Word Exceptional sensibility for typography, composition and color Working knowledge of the prepress processes Work Experience 2016–present, Sensor S—Sofia, Bulgaria Graphic Designer/Video Editor Designed the whole spectrum of advertising and marketing print and web materials for the Italian company Celmacch—adverts, brochures, flyers, tradeshow panels, logos, video and PowerPoint presentations, web banners, email newsletters and retouched images of products Created Facebook cover pages Designed textbooks 2015, Advent Group—Sofia, Bulgaria Graphic Designer Designed web site layouts in Photoshop Created animated banners Worked on promotional brochure using style sheets, master pages and tables in Indesign and prepared the file for print Revised existing print materials such as posters and business cards and adjusted the files for prepress 2010–2015, Sensor S—Sofia, Bulgaria Graphic / Interactive Designer Designed books, brochures, logos, packaging, business cards, calendars, restaurant menus, etc. Created digital textbooks and animations in Indesign, After Effects and Flash Designed websites Color corrected, retouched and manipulated digital files in Photoshop Created 360 degree virtual tours Edited video material and created movies for the National Art Gallery in Sofia in Premiere 2008–2012, SFK, Sofia, Bulgaria Contract Graphic Designer Created the advertising campaign of the company—designed monthly ads for magazines, billboards, calendars, signs, flyers, folders, note books, stationery, logo for a new brand, etc. 2006, Abbott Laboratories—Abbott Park, Illinois Graphic Designer Designed collateral materials following the company’s visual identity and branding guidelines 2004–2006, Marshall Productions—Chicago, Illinois Graphic Designer/Production Artist Created large-scale graphics in Illustrator and Photoshop for trade shows restaurants and corporations, such as, Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises, Logan’s Roadhouse Restaurants, Cracker Barrel and MB Financial Color corrected, retouched and manipulated digital files Produced impact full large-scale panorama images using multiple digital shots of nature scenes or landmark locations Prepared files for large format printing in Onyx Production House 2004, Elumin—Glen Ellyn, Illinois Graphic Designer Collaborated conceptualizing identity programs with the Art Director of an award-winning creative design firm Developed and executed corporate collateral materials—brochures, newsletters, business cards, posters, etc. Revised and updated existing print materials using style sheets, master pages, preferences, tabs, H&J parameters in QuarkXPress and InDesign Education 2000–2004, University of Illinois at Chicago, Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design Created brand and identity of corporate collateral materials—catalogs, brochures, communication cards and product packaging Developed and designed web sites in Dreamweaver, Photoshop and Flash Researched and wrote essays for Design and General Education classes Edited complex text information, such as statistics in QuarkXpress and InDesign Explored digital and analog photography Acquired a substantial knowledge in history of Graphic design Did extensive studies and experimentation with typography, graphic design, digital video, 3-D models and animations GPA 4.67/5.0 Academy of Arts, Sofia, Bulgaria Developed highly professional skills in drawing and painting


  • University of Illinois at Chicago

    • BFA Graphic Design
    • 2001 - 2004





2003, Nominated by the UIC faculty for the AIGA Student Scholarship 2000, Nominated Columbia Collage, Chicago Transfer Scholarship based on portfolio