Danae Hudspeth

Graphic Designer

Des Moines, IA, USA

Work Experience

The Printer Inc

Graphic Designer

The Printer Inc. is a leading provider in variable data print & direct mail campaigns with a heavy focus on the gaming industry.

As the sole graphic designer, I fully led the creative direction & execution of graphics, layouts & communication materials.

I worked closely with project managers, sales, and pre-press to creatively problem solve & ensure client’s needs are being listened to & exceeded.

I took full ownership of final printed pieces checking for accuracy & quality.


August 2012 - April 2019 Des Moines, Iowa, United States

Education

Des Moines Area Community College

Associates of Applied Science in Graphic Design

Associates of Applied Science in Graphic Design

GPA: 3.85

Dean’s List Fall 2010, Spring 2011, Summer 2011

Certificate of Specialization in InDesign

Certificate of Specialization in Interactive Media

Designed the yearly appreciation booklet for the Iowa Culinary Institute
August 2010 - May 2012 Ankeny, Iowa, United States

Des Moines Area Community College

Certificate of Specialization in InDesign

Des Moines, Iowa, United States

Des Moines Area Community College

Certificate of Specialization in Interactive Media

Des Moines, Iowa, United States

Awards

Skills USA

Regional + National winner

2012

Art Directors Association Of Iowa/Harry Watts Scholarship Foundation

Scholarship

Midwest Printing & Graphic Association

Scholarship

DMACC Dean's List

Spring, Summer 2011; Fall 2010

Iowa State Fair

People’s Choice Award, youth fine art

Iowa State Fair

Honorable Mention, youth fine art