Creative Holly

Freelance UI Designer / Illustrator

San Francisco, CA, USA
I'm a freelance designer and illustrator who enjoys a challenge. Simplifying complex information is my strength. My creative solutions have been described as playful and modern. I do ongoing work for Maker Shed, Left Coast Tee, Caldwell Snyder Gallery, and weeDECOR. I am currently accepting new projects. Email holly@creativeholly.com with details.

Work Experience

Tenka Labs

Freelance Brand & Web Designer

- Branding
- Web UI / UX
- Package Design
- Illustration
September 2016 - Present Sausalito, California, United States

Maker Shed

Freelance UI Designer / Illustrator

- Design & illustration for emails
- Design & illustration for cross-platform ad campaigns
- Packaging for Maker Shed & MAKE: pop up store
September 2015 - August 2016 San Francisco, California, United States

WeeDecor

Owner / Creative Director

- Illustrate wall decals
- Website UI design
- Email design, code & launch
- Social media: Facebook / Instagram / Pinterest / Twitter
April 2010 - Present Tahoma, California, United States

Left Coast Tee

Online Marketing Director

- Design, code & launch emails via Mailchimp
- Generate social media content: Instagram / Facebook / Pinterest / Tumblr
- Photograph products for website & social media
- Maintain Google Adwords & Google Analytics
- UI design for a new e-commerce website, in progress
- Design retail banners & other promotional print materials
January 2015 - Present San Francisco, California, United States

Caldwell Snyder Gallery

Print Designer

- Design brochures, art books, and wall vinyl
March 2010 - Present San Francisco, California, United States

Creativeholly

Freelance UI Designer / Illustrator

- UI / UX design for web & email
- Illustration, vector and traditional
- Generate original content for social media
- Product photography & styling
- Print design
January 2009 - Present San Francisco, California, United States

World Leaders Travel

On-site Freelance Designer

- Designed brochures, catalogs, postcards, fliers, ads, emails
- Purchased photography, typography, software
- Organized files, server, digital artwork library, database
- Trained new designers
- Prepared files for press
July 2005 - July 2009 San Francisco, California, United States

ClockTower Studio

Graphic Designer

- Designed logos, websites, t-shirts, brochures, packaging, posters, ads
- Wrote objectives, headlines, body copy, captions, creative briefs
- Edited brochures, ads, web content
- Presented objectives, target market research, comps
August 2003 - December 2004 Oklahoma, United States

Walker Creative

Graphic Design Intern

- Designed logos & magazine spreads
October 2004 - December 2004 Oklahoma, United States

Education

Academy Of Art University (AAU)

MFA Illustration

Children's book emphasis.
Also studied 3d modeling and book arts.
September 2005 - December 2008 San Francisco, California, United States

University Of Central Oklahoma

BFA Graphic Design

Class Marshal.
Excellence in Design Award.
September 2001 - December 2004 Edmond, Oklahoma, United States

Skills

Adobe Creative Suite, Brochure Design, Consulting, Email Design, Freelance Design, Illustration, Logo Design, Package Design, Print Design, Social Media, Typography, UI Design , UX Design, Vector Illustration , Web Design,