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Graphic Artists produce original items with a strong visual impact, such as logos, product packages, advertisements, print layouts, etc. Common work activities for a Graphic Artist are discussing requirements with clients, networking, producing graphic solutions and presenting them to clients, using specialized computer software, and collaborating with other members of the creative team. A successful resume sample for this role emphasizes creativity, teamwork, attention to details, good communication skills, and computer applications expertise. Most candidates for a graphic design job hold at least a Bachelor's Degree in an art-related field.

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Graphic Artist

Created the layout and design of ads based on customer information, layout of classified pages, regular pages, and special projects of [company name] and/or their clients.

  • Trained new designers on procedures of our projects.
  • Supervised department while between managers and keep designers focused upcoming deadlines.
  • Prepared and wrote instructions for several of our job responsibilities.
  • Organized and condensed files and folders that made them more manageable and efficient.
  • Communicated with, problem solved and advised customers on print jobs and ads.
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Technology
Art
2

Senior Graphic Artist

Logged 4,000 hours processing 25,000 customer card, canvas and phone case orders utilizing Photoshop and proprietary editing system.

  • Played integral part as company's web to print division experienced growth of 25% YTD.
  • Edited company greeting card templates to accurately meet customer requirements.
  • Routinely met hourly and daily deadlines to satisfy time sensitive printing demands.
  • Trained colleagues in learning proprietary software to achieve maximum output.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Multimedia Arts & Technologies
3

Graphic Artist & Photographer

Consulted with clients to establish a custom creative vision and direction for projects

  • Corresponded with customers throughout the design process, providing drafts and mock-up options to ensure that jobs were produced and delivered as specified
  • Prepared photography and design files for printing by clients
  • Prepared photography for large-format printing
  • Effectively communicated instruction and direction to subjects modeling/participating in photo and video works
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BFA
Digital Design & Photography
MS
Education
4

Graphic Artist

  • Designed and layout of digital impression ads.
  • Designed various types of advertisements from concept to completion.
  • Constructed and proofed 20 covers of telephone directories per year and inset
  • Trained new graphic artists on department procedures, design ethics, server protocol font usage, etc.
  • Interacted with sales staff and clients to understand their target market to develop a design strategy.
  • Worked with sales staff to create spec ads that are used before a sale to help
Candidate Info
24
years in
workforce
18
years
at this job
BA
Graphic Design
5

Graphic Artist

  • Designed and developed characters and compositions for established culinary client.
  • Worked in a team setting with other artists to produce the most effective and aesthetically-appealing design for the client.
  • Identified flaws in old designs and invented new solutions to the problem.
  • Worked in Photoshop and Illustrator to finalize and paint compositions for print.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
6
months
at this job
AA
Visual Arts
6

Graphic Artist

Created advertisements accurately & on-deadline for the newspaper's graphic design department.

  • Adapted to unique requests from advertisers including layout & design.
  • Created & proofed film negatives for full-page advertisements.
  • Created and maintained photo library of vehicles used in automobile advertisements.
Candidate Info
18
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
AS
Computer Information Systems
BA
Civil Engineering
7

Graphic Artist

As the Graphic Artist, provided graphic support to an IC program office to design, develop, publish and maintain professional, high-quality, visually accurate presentations, flow diagrams, notebook cover designs, brochures, posters, bookmarks, nameplates, table tent cards and flyers as specified by the customer.

  • Provided formatting, publishing and editing for technical documents, briefings, flyers and white papers.
  • Was responsible for the development and maintenance of the customer-approved presentation library and file structure, which enable easy and logical retrieval of material.
  • Provided web design expertise and maintenance for the customer's webpage using MS Sharepoint.
  • Acted as Coordinator/Representative for the customer's Management Control Plan (MCP).
  • Was the Director's Action Group (DAG) Officer backup, responsible for the tracking of customer's actions using the IACT system tool.
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
C
Multimedia
AS
Science
BA
Studio Art / Graphic Design
8

Graphic Artist

Executing graphic projects for incoming clients via email, phone, and/or in-person with and without the use of clipart

  • Implementing design skillset to create Brand Identities, Promotional Material (banners, flyers, business cards), & Apparel Design
  • Separating spot channels/ simulated process seps on high quality designs to create transparencies for screenprinting
  • Working in the latest version of Adobe Creative Suite for Photoshop and Illustrator
  • Maintaining Epson Stylus 1400 & 4880 printers' hardware process (refilling continuous ink systems, head cleanings, installing, etc)
  • Preparing files for embroidery digitizing
  • Working within very tight deadlines (about 70% of all projects needed to be ready for production within 48 hours)
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
9

Lead Graphic Artist/laser Engraver

Lead graphic artist & laser engraver, trainer of software utilization and production.

  • Product design and development, cost analysis, organized and traced inventory/usage.
  • Adapted customer requests into customized products.
  • Instituted moral-building initiatives and creatively mediated disputes.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
BS
Psychology
10

Freelance Graphic Artist / 3d Modeler

Responsible for illustrating logo design utilizing adobe illustrator

  • Modeled, textured and render 3d furniture using 3ds Max
  • Used my creativity to generate different logo concepts
  • Increased sales/orders by creating visually appealing 3d furniture in 3ds Max
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Graphic Design
BS
Media Arts & Animation

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