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Christa Stuart
Phone: (561) 800-5519
Website: christastuart.com
E-mail: info@christastuart.com

Education
The Art Institute of Tampa, Tampa, Florida
BFA degree in graphic design, 2011

Internship
Hype Group, LLC,
St. Petersburg, Florida

Prepared work to be achieved by gathering information and resources. Contributed to team effort by completing associated results as needed. Worked with others, such as web designers, developers or other technicians, to complete the final product.

Technical Skills
Expert Knowledge in:
Photoshop, CS5 & CS6
Illustrator, CS5 & CS6
InDesign, CS5 & CS6
Microsoft Suite

Proficient in:
Data Entry
Excel
Outlook

Knowledge in:
After Effects
Dreamweaver


Work History: Graphic Design Positions & Freelance, 2012-2015

First Source Consulting, LLC & Xtra Pair of Hands | Tampa, Florida
Freelance Designer/Consultant
Developed conceptions to produce graphics and layouts for clients' logos, letterheads, business cards, promotional materials, etc. Responsible for creating design solutions that have a high visual impact for client's objectives and needs. Presented finalized ideas to clients, as well as estimating the time required to complete the work and provided quotes for clients. Determined size and arrangement of illustrative materials, copies, font styles, and sizes. Furthermore, reviewing final layouts and suggesting improvement, if required.

Neighborhood News (Freelance) | Wesley Chapel, Florida
Graphic Designer
Met with clients to deliberate the business objectives and requirements of the job. Interpreted the client's business needs and developed a concept to suit their purpose. Analyzed creatively to produce new ideas and perceptions; worked with a wide range of media, included photography and computer-aided design. Edited to create accurate and high-quality work; however, worked on layouts and art working pages ready for print.

BCEOnline (Freelance) | Clearwater, Florida
Graphic Designer/Data Processor
Designed graphics to met specific commercial or promotional needs. Prepared work to be succeeded by gathering information and resources. May use a variety of mediums to complete artistic or decorative effects. Regulated size and arrangement of illustrative material and copy, and select style and size of type. Utilized a database program to input dealer's orders, documentations, lists or any other information into filing system.

Infusion Brands (Freelance) | Clearwater, Florida
Graphic Designer
Accountable for conducted design research, fabricated design concepts, assembled information, and resources. Liable for finalized designs and rendered design projects on time. Collaborated with fellow workers by accomplishing related outcomes as necessary.