Kathleen Joyce Cosgriff

Graphic Designer

Norridge, IL, USA

Work Experience

PI Kids

Art Director

My responsibilities include designing children's books and packaging. I work with a team from the starting concept and ideas all the way to production. We work on proprietary titles as well as licenses such as Disney, Nickelodeon, Entertainment One, and more.
February 2016 - Present Chicago, Illinois, United States

Pop Art Print And Design

Assistant Designer

At Pop Art Print and Design I help create print material for local companies such as flyers, banners, signs, stickers, coasters and more. We also create souvenir items for Space Centers across the US. I also work on marketing and advertising for the company and creating the annual catalog and updating the website and online store.
September 2012 - Illinois, United States

Studio Manager

As studio manager I teach art classes to kids and adults, I handle correspondence between the company, teachers, clients and vendors, I manage events and schedules and prep materials for art projects that have to travel. I also am in charge of designing promotional material such as information flyers, brochures, banners and more as well as marketing classes and events.
July 2012 -

Education

American Academy Of Art

Bachelor's Degree in Illustration

My courses included Illustration, Design, Marketing, Watercolor, Life Drawing, Advertising and more.
August 2008 - May 2012 Chicago, Illinois, United States

Skills

Adobe Acrobat, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Illustrator «, Adobe Indesign, Adobe InDesign «, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Photoshop «, Catalogs, Comp Design, Constant Contact, Corel, Digital Illustration, Macintosh, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Powerpoint, PC, Print Design, Traditional Illustration, Typography, Vector Graphics, Vertical Response,