Monica Arellano

Résumé

p_415 497 8714
e_mctarellano@gmail.com
w_www.monicaarellano.com


capabilities


_Print/Digital Design
_Strategic Thinking
_Visual Problem Solving
_Photography
_Photo Styling
_Video Editing
_Writing/Research
_Visual Storytelling
_Proofreading
_Typography
_Illustration
_Book binding

 

Languagues


_English (Fluent)
_Spanish (Basic)

 

SOFTWARE SKILLS


_Sketch
_InVision
_Balsamiq
_Square Space
_Adobe Creative
  Cloud Suite


objective


To collaborate with a creative team to develop strategies through exploration, expand my perspectives on design, and discover ways to communicate with new audiences.

 

education


M.A. GRAPHIC DESIGN

Academy of Art University
San Francisco, CA
2018

B.S. BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
2012

 

Experience


GRAPHIC DESIGNER, INDEPENDANT CONTRACTOR
Kikoko, Emeryville, CA, Starting June 2018
(Part-time contract on a per project basis) 

Brainstorming, concepting, and collaboratively participating in marketing and creative development. Per the direction of the Creative / Design Directors, designing a wide range of digital to print pieces as elements and extensions of the brand or any affiliate brands. Adhering to a certain brand look and feel while contributing to and moving forward the brand visual language in thoughtful, educational, sustainable revenue-driven ways.

Graphic Designer, Independent Contractor
TeeKoffee, San Francisco, CA, December 2017

Worked with the owner of TeeKoffee to design a combination mark to be used on multiple print and digital mediums. 

Specialist, Events
Constellation Brands, San Francisco, CA, 2013-2015

Worked collaboratively with the sales, creative group, and vendors to organize, design, and implement brand environments and experiences.