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Artists specialize in different types of art, such as drawing, painting, sculpture, music, film or performance, and create original pieces of work. Typical example resumes for artists list work activities like generating and developing ideas, networking with material suppliers, handling publicity strategies, managing tax issues, updating their portfolios, and attending art events. The strongest sample resumes for Artists highlight talent, creativity, networking, and communication skills. Formal education is not compulsory, but many Artists hold a degree in a related field.

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Graphic Artist

The Graphic Artist was in charge of creating all GUI and UX designs for marketing, production, and any documentation necessary for the sales team. Other duties included holding professional relationships with vendors, sales representatives and performing administrative work for marketing supervisor.

  • Created GUI and UX advertisements, promotional pieces, and billboards
  • Performed QA on all pieces developed in the realm of layout, grammar, and overall content accuracy
  • Selected/contacted vendors to facilitate final production of projects
  • Maintained relationships with existing and potential vendors as well as sales representatives
  • Ordered and maintained supplies, materials, and equipment
  • Performed administrative duties for marketing supervisor
  • Colorized and created mock up samples of production material
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BFA
Illustration
Quality Assurance
22

Production Artist

  • Promoted to Production Artist after over a year of service.
  • Personally responsible for the production of this monthly financial magazine, newsletter and conferencing company.
  • Typeset, layout and designed magazine articles, advertisements, newsletter and promotional materials.
  • Prepared mechanicals, color breaks, pagination charts, photos and 4-color art for printers and color separators.
  • Accounted for the trafficking and labeling all materials needed for production deadlines.
  • Processed over 250 reprint orders, including the sales, reworked the copy, sent layouts and instructions to printer.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
AS
Visual Arts
BA
Psychology And A Minor
23

Second Shift Manager / Senior Mac / Production Artist

Working closely with art directors, copywriters, and account personnel

  • Design web pages using basic HTML, Flash, and Dreamweaver
  • Created Ads from mechanical to prepress and slide deck development using PowerPoint
  • Edited videos using Final Cut Pro, After Effects, and Premier
  • Photoshop Expert in studio and created Vector Art for logos and charts
  • Second Shift Manager and Studio leader in solving problems that stop production
  • 3D Animation and Illustration for web, print, and multimedia
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Design Developer
AS
Design & Interactive Media
BA
Art & Design
24

Graphic Artist

Created and designed layouts for business cards, brochures, flyers, and logos

  • Greeted guests and customers and directed them to appropriate office
  • Answered and routed incoming telephone calls, assisted administrative assistant as necessary
  • Possess advance knowledge in, Photoshop, Flash, Dreamweaver, Corel Draw, Illustrator, Publisher, Microsoft Word, Internet Research
  • Strong working knowledge of Outlook, Excel and Quark applications, HTML and CSS web design, Maya, Adobe Acrobat
  • Graphic Design Skills, Layout Skills, Creative Services, Creativity, Flexibility, Attention to Detail, Deadline-Oriented, keeping abreast of emerging technologies in new media
  • Superior customer service skills and works well under pressure and tight deadlines
  • Resourceful, well organized, highly dependable, efficient and detail oriented
Candidate Info
9
months in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BFA
Electronic Design And Multimedia
25

Makuep Artist

Performed makeup application services as requested.

  • Assisted colleagues with clients and cleanup duties as needed.
  • Recommended makeup choices to clients on an individual basis.
  • Upheld high courtesy and customer service standards for every client.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
C
Master Makeup Artistry Course
26

Hair Stylist/makeup Artist

Provide consultation to assess client's needs and advice regarding styles and color options

  • Provide Intricate Coloring and Highlighting techniques
  • Documenting daily and weekly sales, expenses etc.
  • Maintain inventory and product supplies
  • Responsible for sanitation of salon, Implements and materials (maintaining to state board regulations)
  • Perform many types of services such as shampooing and cutting hair, cosmetic application, waxing, deep conditioning treatments, formal styling, and corrective coloring.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
27

Makeup Artist/full-time

Greet and assist customers with how to use and apply products that they are looking to purchase

  • Apply makeup to Enhance, or alter the appearance of people appearing in productions such as photo's, movies, weddings etc.
  • Provide skin type in order to ensure that makeup will not cause break-out or skin irritation to the face
  • Cleanse and tone the skin in order to prepare it for makeup application.
  • Prepare face chart for weekly theme days to sale New Launch Collections
  • Alter or maintain makeup throughout the day or as necessary to compensate for lighting changes or to achieve continuity of effect.
  • Stock merchandise at the end of each night to maintain appearance of the counter
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Business Develpoment
Business Administration
28

Production Artist

  • Used Adobe Creative Suite to build complex, multi-layered, weekly flyer documents for international retail client.
  • Incorporated multiple-languages into documents while maintaining design integrity.
  • Loaded copy, images, logos, and other content from multiple sources into final files.
  • Tracked and gathered creative digital assets.
  • Executed review annotations and performed quality control checks for file integrity.
  • Interacted with customers, suppliers, and internal team members regarding quality and production issues.
  • Strong ability to prioritize and work independently in a fast-paced environment.
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Graphic Arts
Electronic Publishing
29

Production Artist

Job Responsibilities include: creating forms, brochures, business cards and letterhead, etc.

  • Preparing digital files high-end Xerox digital color copiers.
  • Conferring with customers for design and providing color proofs
  • Separating color for CMYK and spot color print jobs for film
  • Receiving digital files from customers and creating proofs for customers to sign off on.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
30

Subway Sandwich Artist

Assist with making products for customers as desired.

  • Assist with restocking of supplies needed.
  • Strong customer service skills.
  • Ability to keep customer areas clean and sanitized.
  • Loaded and unloaded packages as required.
  • Scanned and entered packages into the tracking system.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job

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