Relevant SkillsDesign Skills and Services That I Can Provide

Relevant Skills - Web Design - GiftedPixel

Web Design Skills:

  • Complete site builds, from start to finish, utilizing the Joomla! CMS platform
  • Ability to use HTML, CSS, PHP, and Javascript to achieve high end results
  • All sites are responsive and are tested on common devices/browsers
  • Knowledge of creating web-ready content and implementation into a site design
  • Modifications to site via FTP or set-up of MySQL databases
  • Providing assistance throughout all stages of your website development
  • 2+ years experience designing and constructing websites for clients
Relevant Skills - Graphic Design - GiftedPixel

Graphic Design Skills:

  • I studied Graphic Design from The Art Institutes International, MN
  • Knowledge of typography and grid design and how to apply them in a design
  • Ability to use elements (color, font, etc) to establish visual hierarchy of information
  • If requested, I am able to provide client with a working file for future edits
  • 8+ years using Adobe Creative Suite, specializing in Illustrator & Photoshop
  • Designed print marketing pieces that reached 5000+ people in MN metro area
  • 3.5+ years experience creating dynamic and carefully planned designs for clients
Relevant Skills - Digital Illustration - GiftedPixel

Digital Illustration Skills:

  • Primarily using Adobe Illustrator/Photoshop CS6 to produce my illustrations
  • Ability to create high resolution images for print or web applications
  • Experimentation with realistic and surreal colors throughout my illustrations
  • Attention to detail regarding stroke attributes, combined with color and typography
  • Comfortable creating compositions with 2D and 3D elements/spacial relationships
  • Ability to recreate picture template or create original designs from scratch
  • 6+ years experience creating a variety of print/web illustrations
Relevant Skills - Video Production - GiftedPixel

Video Production Skills:

  • Experienced using Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere, After Effects, and Flash (CS6)
  • I have experience using DV and HD camcorders, as well as some DSLR experience
  • Editing and post production skills assist with delivering a well executed final product
  • Ability to export for web or digital copy
  • Graphic Design background ensures video elements are unified in design and color
  • Established video channels on YouTube, Vimeo, and Twitch (streaming) for clients
  • 2+ years experience working with cameras and editing software