Chris Arlidge

Creative Director, Lead Designer

Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
I have been a freelance web designer and graphic designer in Kelowna, BC since 1999. During this time I have also had the pleasure to work for some of the Okanagan’s finest design firms, and do freelance work for some great local and international clients.

Work Experience

Cheeky Monkey Media

Creative Director, Lead Designer

January 2014 - Present Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada

Media Button Communications

Creative Director, Senior Designer

Leading the Web design department, project management, creative direction, and graphic design.
January 2012 - December 2013 Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada

Acro Media Inc

Senior Designer

UX/UI design, logo design, project management, usability testing, and peer review.
January 2008 - August 2009 Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada

Promark Designs

Senior Designer/Implementer

Graphic Designer, and HTML/CSS Implementer
November 2010 - December 2011 Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada

Steel Dolphin Creative

Owner, Graphic Designer

Self employed, graphic and Web design. Logo design, UI/UX design, HTML/CSS implementation, and project management.
December 1999 - November 2010 Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada

Education

Okanagan University College

Visual Communications

Visual Communications and Design
September 1996 - June 1998 Canada

Awards

Ballistic Publishing

Excellence Award

2004

Graphic Exchange Magazine

Gold Award - Digital Manipulatuion

2003

Skills

Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, AfterEffects, Digital Art, Digital Painting, HTML/CSS, Icon Design, Indesign, Interface Design, Logo Design, Photo Manipulation, Print Design, Project Management, Rapid Prototyping For User Interface, User Experience, Web Design, Zurb Foundation,

New Masters of Photoshop (Vol 2)

Artwork and digital manipulation published in New Masters of Photoshop Vol 2 (Friends of Ed Publishing)

D'Artist (Ballistic Publishing)

Artwork selected and published in D'Artist (Vol 1)

Okanagan Mountain Fire - A Time of Unity

Artwork featured in this publication (Martin Mars Digital Painting). Printed and published by TIger Press Marketing.