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Carley Lee

graphic designer/ illustrator/ typographer

Charlotte, NC, USA
I am a graphic designer + illustrator + typographer living in Charlotte, NC who likes to design beyond the computer.

Work Experience

Lowe's Corporate Headquarters, Ettain Group

Email Designer

Email designer, I create and update templates for web and distribution
April 2013 - Present Charlotte, North Carolina, United States

Weight Watchers, NanceNet

Graphic Designer

-Design for Weight Watchers new campaign, email templates, web layout
November 2012 - April 2013 United States

Freelance Graphic Designer

Freelance Graphic Designer, worked with a wide variety of clients, print and web design
February 2012 - March 2013 Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Hagopian Ink

Junior Designer

Worked closely with Senior Designer on a variety of branding/web projects
August 2011 - January 2012 New York, New York, United States

Eye Design Studio

Freelance Graphic Designer

-Worked as contract freelance designer for Eye Design Studio
-Work for various clients on branding and collateral design
May 2010 - May 2011 North Carolina, United States

AIGA Charlotte

Volunteer

-Help during local events, also offer design services
September 2010 Charlotte, North Carolina, United States

Taylor Student Organization/ Media And Marketing

Graphic Designer

-Independent and collaborate effort- Worked with 2 other designers
-In charge of designing all campus and University promotional materials
August 2009 - May 2010 Upland, Indiana, United States

TWO/ Taylor World Outreach

Freelance Graphic Designer

-Worked as a freelance designer to design promotional brochure for Mary Rayburn
-Campus and Community Distribution
May 2009 - September 2009 Upland, Indiana, United States

WOW

Graphic Designer

-Designed caimpaign identity, from logo design to Large Chapel Banners
June 2009 - October 2009 Upland, Indiana, United States

Ginger Griffin Marketing And Design

Graphic Design Intern

-Graphic design Intern, assistant to the graphic designer
-Produced and designed promotional pieces for a number of clients, met with clients to discuss projects, etc.
June 2009 - August 2009 Cornelius, North Carolina, United States

The Echo/ Taylor University Student Newspaper

Graphic Designer

-Design and Layout consultant, Assistant to the Art Director
-The Echo is Taylor's award-winning weekly newspaper (Produced every Thursday)
January 2009 - May 2009 Upland, Indiana, United States

Mike Carroll Photography

Photography Intern

-Assistant to Mike Carroll (Photographer)
-Helped with everything from lighting to design work to distribution of promotional materials
July 2008 - August 2008 Charlotte, North Carolina, United States

Education

Taylor University

BFA

August 2006 - May 2010 Upland, Indiana, United States

Metrolina Christian High School

High School Diploma

August 2005 - May 2006 Indian Trail, North Carolina, United States

Awards

Graphic Design USA American Packaging Design Award

First Place Packaging Award, Winter Solstice Card and Mints

2013

(FPO) Website

Work featured on For Print Only

2012

Taylor University Art Department

Outstanding Artist of the Year Award

201005

2010 Parnassus Literary And Art Journal

2nd Place- Illustration

201001

2009 Taylor University Mitchell Student Art Exhibit

First Place- Graphic Design (Book Cover)

200905

Photographer's Forum

Finalist of 2009 Photography Forum, Among the 2009 Student Photography Forum Top 100 Finalists,

200912

2009 Taylor University Photogaphy Exhibit

First Place- B&W Photography

200901

Skills

Bookmaking, CS3, CS4, CS5, CS6, Custom Paintings And Illustrations, Dreamweaver, Illustrator, Photoshop, Printing And Prepress , Typography Design, Website Layout Design,

Additional Info

REFERENCES:

NanceNet Daniele Nance Phone: 615.646.3953

Jonathan Bouw Professor-Illustrator-Designer Phone: 765.998.4624 Email: jnbouw@taylor.edu

Ginger Griffin Owner of GG Marketing & Design Phone: 704.615.7719 Email: ginger@wehaveideas.com

Shannon C. Bryan Client Phone: 765.702.6670 Email: fabricarts@comcast.net CLIENTS:

Weight Watchers, Hubspot Marketing, Bailey Banks & Biddle, Greenspun Shapiro, ahWriting, Mecklenburg Aquatic Club, EVA Assembly, Taylor World Outreach, Fabric Arts Studio, Modul-Bio