Job Objective

Seeking a work environment in which I'll have
the opportunity to work with other high quality
professionals in the graphic and web design field.

 

Qualifications

Creativity, flexibility, determination and enthusiasm
are the characteristics that elevate my work with
people and creative projects. My proficient skill
sets include many aspects of design, graphic and
web design software, photography, painting, drawing,
problem solving, communication and collaboration.
My education includes: a Bachelors degree; certificates
in Graphic Design, Illustration and Multimedia;
50 units in fine art, art history and photography.

PHYLLIS ATHA

EXPERIENCE

2003- Present
Imaginative Images
Freelance Graphic Design

Graphic Design
Design logos, business cards, letterheads, brochures,
ads, posters, fliers, book layout, branding

Web Design
Design websites for small businesses and nonprofit organizations.
Clients: The Episcopal Refugee Network, Dioxin 20XX,
Larry Hart, St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Peaceful Living,
The Omega Project, The Kellermann Foundation
Websites designed and produced:
imaginativeimages.com, sudaneserefugees.org,
the-omegaproject.org, stpaulssacramento.org,
kellermannfoundation.org, dioxin20xx.org,
journalofcontemplativeliving.com

Photography
Photograph events, portraits, stock photography

2/07 – 3/09
Sacramento Regional Transit District
Graphic Design
Designed posters, ads, postcards, brochures,
fliers, logos, banners, exhibits, and other
marketing/promotional materials.

Photography
Photographed locations, transit, events, people.
Photographs were used in publications, ads etc…

Temporary
2006
IKEA

Graphic Design
Production work: vinyl signage and lettering,
weeding and application.
Store build-up preparation for store opening

Temporary
2006
Smith Gallery

Graphic Design
Designed logos, business cards, letterheads,
brochures, ads, postcards, fliers

SOFTWARE

Adobe Creative Suite 5.5 (Illustrator, Photoshop,
Flash, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Acrobat), and
Mircrosoft Word

OTHER

Teaching
  • Art enrichment parogram – taught painting and drawing
  • High School Substitute Teacher
  • Taught and developed programs –
    creative potential for emotionally disturbed children
  • Teaching Assistant - Applied Arts and Design program
  • Designer/Project Director
  • Designed and coordinated a community
    mural project, with native population in Uganda.
  • Photographed a medical missionary project and
    developed a documentary in Flash – Uganda Documentary

  • EDUCATION

    Sacramento City College – Sacramento, CA
    Classes updating skills in Graphic/Web design, Photography
    21 units

    Sierra College – Grass Valley, CA
    Certificates in Illustration, Graphic Design and Multimedia
    54 Applied Arts and Design units

    West Valley College – Saratoga CA
    56 Art and Photography units

    San Jose State University - San Jose, CA
    Bachelors Degree in Health Science

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