Graphic Designer/Graphic Artist , Web Programmer and llustrator
Jan 2003 - Present (18 years 3 months)
• Not-for-profit organizations (The December 6th fund, The Ad Hoc Coaltion for Women’s Equality).
Projects include fundraising mail-outs, book production, promotional materials (i.e. flyers, stickers).
• Independent business (Venus Envy, Good For Her, Jane’s on the Common, Foxhole).
Projects include menus, print advertising, website design and maintenance, pamphlets, catalogues.
• Artists (Gillian Farnsworth, Caledonia, Nicole Pratt).
Projects include CD artwork, website design and maintenance, business cards, posters.
• Corporate Clients (BMG Canada, Zales/Peoples Jewellers).
Projects include catalogue layout, photo retouching, promotional materials (flyers, print ads).
Pink Triangle Press
Apr 2006 - Aug 2008 (2 years 4 months)
Responsible for the layout and design of a monthly 100-120 page magazine.
Web and Print Designer
The Creative Group
Mar 2005 - Jun 2006 (1 year 3 months)
Contract placements through The Creative Group design agency for their various Toronto clients, mainly advertising agencies and marketing firms.
Lefty Lucy Communications.
Apr 2003 - Mar 2005 (1 year 11 months)
Responsible for all web and print design for Lefty Lucy clients, as well as all in-house web and print design. Clients included rabble.ca, MediaWatch.ca, OneWorld, Jeremy Hinzman, Andrea Dorfman, Michelle Landsberg, Jane's on the Common, Topiary, Bee Lavender/Hip Momma, Halifax-Needham NDP constituency office, and many more.
Jan 2000 - Apr 2003 (3 years 3 months)
Responsible for overseeing the production of a weekly newspaper (44 pages, on average). Supervision of production department staff, pre-press, workflow for three departments, ad design and editorial layout.
Play on Words Publishing
Jan 1999 - Jan 2000 (1 year)
Responsible for ad design and editorial layout for a bi-weekly paper.