Planning and Hosting a Youth

Leadership Experience

This resource was developed to assist program staff and mentors in the creation and implementation of a Special Olympics Youth Leadership Experience.

 

Shelly was contracted to create a Youth Leadership Experience Resource Guide (USA).

Directives:

  • Created the layout of publication using

        pre-approved copy and photographs

 

  • Created the templates within the Special Olympics branding guidelines; final design

       42 pages

Technical Programs:

  • Photoshop

  • Illustrator

  • InDesign

 

 

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Remote Graphic Designer

Creative Direct

https://creativedirect.net/

Direct Mailer's

Objective:

To capture the voter’s attention in a aggressive positive or just positive way while promoting the candidate.

Directive (s)

  • Created the layout of publication using

        pre-approved copy and photographs

 

  • Created the direct mailer within the Creative Direct branding guidelines

 

 

Technical Programs:

  • Photoshop

  • Illustrator

  • InDesign

 

 

Remote Graphic Designer

Indev

http://indev.com/

Presentation / Marketing

Objective:

Responsible for designing and developing graphics and illustrations for publication in Indev's proposals

to our government customers.

Directive (s)

  • Used advanced desktop publishing, page layout software to design and develop high quality graphic communications

 

  • Create the layout using pre-approved copy and photographs

 

 

Technical Programs:

  • Power Point

  • Photoshop

  • Acrobat

 

 

edplay Postcard
edplay Postcard

Layout designer for catalog. Quark XPress, Photoshop

AMR Cove
AMR Cove

Created and designed cover for Art Material Retailer. QuarkXpress, Photoshop. Original art by Shelly Norton.

Graphic Designer

Fahy-Williams

 

 

Objective:

Production/Graphic Artist for three national trade magazines.

 

Directives:

  • Organized and stored electronic media and art samples

  • Concept and designer of ads in addition to other promotional mailers

  • Trafficking art work for publications

  • Designer within digital magazine

  • Proofed advertisements for final QA

  • Flight-checked and corrected digital files for pre-press post four color print production to ensure accuracy

Technical Programs:

  • Photoshop

  • Illustrator

  • Quark XPress

Woman on the Go
Woman on the Go

Magazine Cover InDesign, Photoshop

Woman on the Go
Woman on the Go

Inside page. InDesign, Photoshop.

Woman on the Go
Woman on the Go

Inside Page. InDesign, Photoshop.

Woman on the Go
Woman on the Go

Inside page. InDesign, Photoshop.

Woman on the Go
Woman on the Go

InDesign, Photoshop.

Woman on the Go
Woman on the Go

Inside page. InDesign, Photoshop.

Woman on the Go
Woman on the Go

Inside page. InDesign, Photoshop.

Woman on the Go
Woman on the Go

Inside page. InDesign, Photoshop.

Woman on the Go
Woman on the Go

Inside page. InDesign, Photoshop.

Woman on the Go
Woman on the Go

Inside page. InDesign, Photoshop.

Woman on the Go
Woman on the Go

Inside page. InDesign, Photoshop.

Woman on the Go
Woman on the Go

Inside page. InDesign, Photoshop.

Woman on the Go
Woman on the Go

Magazine Cover InDesign, Photoshop

Woman on the Go
Woman on the Go

Inside page. InDesign, Photoshop.

Woman on the Go
Woman on the Go

Inside Page. InDesign, Photoshop.

Woman on the Go
Woman on the Go

Inside page. InDesign, Photoshop.

Woman on the Go
Woman on the Go

InDesign, Photoshop.

Woman on the Go
Woman on the Go

Inside page. InDesign, Photoshop.

Woman on the Go
Woman on the Go

Inside page. InDesign, Photoshop.

Woman on the Go
Woman on the Go

Inside page. InDesign, Photoshop.

Woman on the Go
Woman on the Go

Inside page. InDesign, Photoshop.

Woman on the Go
Woman on the Go

Inside page. InDesign, Photoshop.

Woman on the Go
Woman on the Go

Inside page. InDesign, Photoshop.

Woman on the Go
Woman on the Go

Inside page. InDesign, Photoshop.

Graphic Designer

Woman On The Go Magazine

 

Objective Publication Brief:

The magazine has been created for the purpose of providing information, tools, and resources to inspire and empower woman throughout their lives. We live in a busy and distracting world, and sometimes it can be difficult to get focused and stay on track.

Publication Design brief includes:

  • Intended size of publication to be created

  • Target audience

  • Current competition

  • Visual Concept

  • Mission Statement/Goal of Publication

Created Master pages in InDesign:

  • Page Size

  • Gutter Width

  • Grid

  • Headline

  • Subhead

  • Pull Quote

  • Body Copy

  • Caption

  • Page Numbers

  • Folios

  • Photo Credits

Identified the type of content/articles that was placed on each page:

  • Cover

  • TOC (Table of Contents)

  • Letter from the Editor/Reader Comments

  • Features

  • Articles

Technical Programs:

  • Photoshop

  • Illustrator

  • InDesign

The Three Little Pigs
The Three Little Pigs

Front Cover Design. Hand drawn illustrations. Technical programs used: Photoshop and Illustrator.

The Three Little Pigs
The Three Little Pigs

Inside Page Hand drawn illustrations. Technical programs used: Photoshop and Illustrator.

The Three Little Pigs
The Three Little Pigs

Inside page. Hand drawn illustrations. Technical programs used: Photoshop and Illustrator.

The Three Little Pigs
The Three Little Pigs

Inside page. Hand drawn illustrations. Technical programs used: Photoshop and Illustrator.

The Three Little Pigs
The Three Little Pigs

Inside page. Hand drawn illustrations. Technical programs used: Photoshop and Illustrator.

Three Little Pigs
Three Little Pigs

Inside page. Hand drawn illustrations. Technical programs used: Photoshop and Illustrator.

Graphic Designer/Ilustrator

ePub Book

 

Directive:

Created ten graphical, illustrations,and studio/artistic elements for ebook, The Three Little Pigs.

 

Deliverable:

  • ePub Book

Technical Programs:

  • Photoshop

  • Illustrator

  • InDesign

 

History of Graphic Design eBook
History of Graphic Design eBook

Cover design created in Photoshop and InDesign.

Egyptian Hieroglyphics
Egyptian Hieroglyphics

Article written by Shelly Norton. Layout design created in InDesign and Photoshop.

Illuminated Manuscripts
Illuminated Manuscripts

Article written by Shelly Norton. Layout design created in InDesign and Photoshop.

Innovative Typography
Innovative Typography

Article written by Shelly Norton. Layout design created in InDesign and Photoshop.

Graphic Designer

Prehistory Book

 

Objective:

Design a Prehistory book. 

Articles written and designed by Shelly Norton. Layout to include a series of images in a creative composition that represented the aesthetic of this time period.

Final Deliverable:

  • Print: Book

 

Technical Programs:

  • Photoshop

  • Illustrator

  • InDesign

Everyday Objects as Art Poster
Everyday Objects as Art Poster

The mannequin and the word Art was created with everyday objects (aluminum foil, buttons, post-it note, book and shade. Compiled digitally.

Everyday Objects as Art Poster
Everyday Objects as Art Poster

The mannequin and the word Art was created with everyday objects (aluminum foil, buttons, post-it note, book and shade. Compiled digitally.

Everyday Objects as Art Poster
Everyday Objects as Art Poster

The mannequin and the word Art was created with everyday objects (aluminum foil, buttons, post-it note, book and shade. Compiled digitally.

Graphic Designer

Creative Image Poster Design

 

Objective:

Develop a poster that promotes the event utilizing nontraditional imagery and type.

Event: Art in Every Day

An exhibit featuring artwork from a variety of artists who create work using everyday objects such as keys, paper clips, and aluminum foil.

 

Lamp Lady:

Mixed Media: Aluminum Foil Woman, Post It Notes, Buttons, Book, Straws, Plastic Forks, and Plastic Spoon

Word "Art": 

Made from straws, buttons, utensils

Final Deliverable:

  • Print: Poster

 

Technical Programs:

  • Photoshop

  • Illustrator

  • InDesign

Playbill Designer

Auburn Players Community Theatre

 

Objective:

Meet with publicity/advertising director to determine design vision.

Directive:

  • Lead in the design, development implementation of the graphic, layout, production communication materials

 

  • Created 4-color playbills using traditional drawing techniques; they were then placed into Photoshop or Illustrator

 

  • Delivered production-ready graphics in Acrobat, formatted designs and media for use in print and web application

Final Deliverables:

  • T-Shirt

  • Playbill

  • Web banner ad

  • Outside yard sign

 

Technical Programs:

  • Photoshop

  • Illustrator

  • InDesign

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Graphic Designer

Mackenzie-Childs, LLC.

Directive:

Create an advertisement that would be used for

print, web, and clothing.

Final Deliverables:

  • Advertisement for Barn Sale

  • Advertisement for print, web, apparel, and newspaper

 

Technical Programs:

  • Photoshop

  • Illustrator

  • InDesign

LVA Front Brochure
LVA Front Brochure

Graphic Designer for brochure. In Design, Photoshop.

LVA Back of Brochure
LVA Back of Brochure

Graphic Designer for brochure. In Design, Photoshop.

Literacy Volunteer Flyer
Literacy Volunteer Flyer

Graphic designer for flyer. In Design, Photoshop

Graphic Designer

Literacy Volunteers of Cayuga County

 

Objective:

Meet with publicity/advertising director to determine design vision.

Directives:

 

  • Lead in the design, development implementation of the graphic, layout, production communication materials

 

  • Took charge in the design, development and implementation of the graphic, layout, production communication materials

  • Created 4-color promotional flier in InDesign using pre-approved clip art and copy

  • Delivered production-ready graphics in Acrobat, formatted designs and media for use in print application

Final Deliverables:

  • Brochure

  • Flier

Technical Programs:

  • Photoshop

  • Illustrator

  • InDesign

 

 

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