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Latonia Gaston

Flowing River Creative Designs

Anchorage, AK, USA
I'm a graphic designer with experience with many different design mediums. I have excellent customer service skills and a passion for design. I desire to be a valued member of a creative team so I can contribute my knowledge and skills, all the while, learning and growing as a designer in the process.
Work Experience
Anchorage, AK, USA
Jan 2011Present
Graphic Designer
Being a freelance graphic designer, I wear many hats. My roles include creative, client contact, accounting, researcher, technical and proposal writer. I've worked with small companies like Model Me Girl to larger ones like The Nature Conservancy of Alaska. I specialize in Brand Identity Creation and Management, Print and Packaging Design, Logo Creation, Photo Restoration and Manipulations, Web Layout and Development and I work closely with clients from concept to quality, finalized designs.
Memphis, TN, USA
Apr 2010Oct 2011
South Central Diocese
Graphic Artist and Assistant Editor
As a member of the newsletter committee, my job enabled me to create logos and design elements for the quarterly issues. I assisted in layout design and editing using the APA style of writing.
Education
Orlando, FL, USA
Oct 2010Present
Bachelor of Science in Graphic Design
Memphis, TN, USA
Aug 2004Apr 2005
Bachelor of Fine Arts in Architecture
I reluctantly decided to drop the program before my 2nd year.
Languages
 
English (Native), Spanish (Beginner)
Skills
 
Advertising, Brand Creation And Management, CSS, Customer Service, Dreamweaver, HTML, Hospitality, Illustrator, Indesign, Layout, Lightroom, Logos, Mac, Microsoft Office, PC, Photo Manipulations, Photoshop, Print Design, XHTML
Affiliations and Organizations
I am an active member of both AIGA and NAPP.