Karen is an LA-based graphic designer with 4 years of print, web, and branding experience. She is passionate about helping people build identities and leveraging their businesses with solid, branded experiences. BACKGROUND: She received her BFA in Interior Architecture from Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) and after having worked for small businesses and a start-up, she continues to freelance for various clients while pursuing a design line of her very own. She is most passionate about fusing aesthetic with function and bringing ideas to tangible inspiration. DESIGN EXPERIENCE: - Branding / Identity design - Project management - Conceptualization / Prototyping - Marketing materials - Print production - Web graphics and digital illustration - Landing page design / UI/UX - Digital photography SKILLS: - Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Dreamweaver - Excel, Word, Powerpoint - WordPress - HTML/CSS - MailChimp - Photo retouching - Film and digital photography - Hand sketching - Copyediting GOAL: To fuse aesthetic with function and to bridge real world ideas to ideal world solutions. CONTACT: Available for creative, collaborative projects for print and web, branding and illustration. e: karen@wangkaren.com

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