1/1

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

 

 

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 textual and graphic compositions to communicate intent

  • Create the layout using pre-approved copy and photographs

 

 

Technical Programs:

  • Power Point

  • Photoshop

  • Acrobat

 

 

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

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

Graphic Designer/Ilustrator

ePub Book

 

Directive:

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

 

Deliverable:

  • ePub Book

Technical Programs:

  • Photoshop

  • Illustrator

  • InDesign

 

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

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

Show More

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

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

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

 

 

  • LinkedIn
  • Facebook
  • Instagram

© 2019 Proudly created by Shelly Norton: https://www.nortondesigns.info/Terms of Use  |   Privacy Policy

History of Graphic Design eBook

Cover design created in Photoshop and InDesign.