Kellina James Designs


Enthusiastic, creative, and multi-talented graphic designer with over five years of design experience. Detail oriented and experienced in a wide variety of print and multimedia design as well as design software and equipment including Adobe Creative Suite, and photography.

SKILLS Software Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign Motion Graphics: Adobe After Effects Photo editing: Adobe Lightroom Web Design: Adobe Muse Microsoft Office Acrobat HTML and CSS Creative Print Design: brochures, posters, catalogs, signs and banners, logos, etc. Web and Multimedia Design: websites, online ads, social media posts, web banners, etc. Illustration in both digital and traditional mediums Photography Typography Motion Graphics Soft Skills Work independently or as part of a team Leadership Organization Time Management Problem Solving
EXPERIENCE Shop Owner/Artist- Part Time PineappleTeaCat Illustration and Photography April 2019- Present Create and produce images to sell. Promote shop on social media. Design promotional materials such as buisness cards and signs for selling at craft fairs. Fulfill orders. Aquire materials for production and keep track of expenses and profits. Graphic Designer Flavour Gallery August 2015- January 2019 Create artwork for t-shirts and other apparel. Prepare mockups and presentation of designs. Prepare artwork for production. Design catalog and other marketing and social media materials. Graphic Designer PTM Images February 2015- July 2015 Design artwork and wall decor to be sold by various retailers. Prepare files for print and create Bill of Materials and Sale Sheets. Assemble pdf presentations of artwork for customers. Assist sales team with marketing Freelance Graphic Designer Frogsoft Starting January 2014 Perform various design tasks including: branding, web design, icon design, and more. Graphic Design Internship College of the Canyons May 2014 - August 2014 Design and produce a series of posters, banners, pole banners, and screen savers for Skills for Success at College of the Canyons Cashier Target September 2011 - March 2014 Operate checkout and interact with customers. Encourage customer participation in promotions and benefits. Help customers operate self checkout. Freelance Design Variety of freelance work including designing fliers, programs, posters, and wedding invitations.
EDUCATION Certificate of Achievement: Graphic Design Completed August 2014 College of the Canyons, Santa Clarita, CA Bachelor of Arts in Music Graduated June 2011 University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA HONORS AND AWARDS

-Designs won Contest to be used for College of the Canyons 2014-2015 Skills for Success Campaign


-Posters displayed in Santa Clarita city art gallery exhibit