Katerina Paleckova

KP Design

Dover, NJ, USA
I am a graphic designer interested in Branding, Packaging and Advertising Design. My design experience consists of packaging, branding, and non profit graphics and marketing collateral. I have also recently found interest in digital illustration, photography and stop motion animation. My most recent project was a stop motion movie featuring live animals and magic.

Work Experience

Slow Food NYC

Graphic Design Intern

Worked efficiently with board members to design: Media Kits for Producer Matrix and Snail of Approval, Email newsletter graphics, Icons, Posters and Magazine Ads. Contributed to visibility by enhancing cohesive brand message and collateral
February 2013 - September 2013 New York, New York, United States

Confidential Pharma

Freelance Graphic Designer

Worked with marketing team to design OTC Medicine Packages, Outdoor and Print ads, Facebook graphics and Retail displays. Created dielines, images and artwork and fullfilled prepress preparations under tight deadlines, while troubleshooting issues with print houses
April 2012 - September 2013 New York, New York, United States

Maxell

Paid Graphic Design Intern

Alongside senior graphic designer, I designed packages, die-lines, manuals and executed product photography, under the directives of Product and Marketing Managers. With tight deadlines we skillfully produced volumes of large format prints, and product package mock ups for sales and CES show.
September 2010 - September 2011 Paterson, New Jersey, United States

Education

Pratt Institute

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Visual Communication - Graphic Design

I have completed B.F.A. Communication Design - Graphic Design Major. The years of intense projects have prepared us for the exciting business of design.
August 2011 - December 2013 Brooklyn, New York, United States

County College Of Morris

Assciate of Applied Science - Graphic Design

County College of Morris can be proud of the curriculum and quality professors. We have learned from legends and I am proud to have graduated from CCM. Graphic Design classes at CCM have prepared me for professional environment and for transferring to 4 year college.
December 2008 - December 2010 Randolph, New Jersey, United States

Languages

English (Fluent),
Czech (Native),
Polish (Conversational),
Hindi (Beginner),

Awards

Graphic Design USA

American In House Design Award

2012

Graphic Design USA

National Award of Distinction in Publications

2011

Skills

Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, Dielines, Typesetting , Adobe Illustrator, Branding, Digital Illustration, Mockups, Packaging,