Michelle Makar Parker

Graphic Designer Image Developer

Myrtle Beach, SC, USA
A Graphic Communication Designer desiring to make a difference! I love working with clients to give life to their project vision. Lets talk!

Work Experience

Michelle Parker Graphics


Freelance graphic designer. Client list includes Mimika Cooney, DaRhonda WIlliams, Keep In Mind, Inc., Bonita Lillie, James Daniels, Olivia Pratt, Susan Lloyd Photography, Gloria Larry, WatersEdge Church, Southbrook Church, Freedom House Church.
September 2009 - Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, United States

Coastal Observer

Production Manager

From concept through production, including photography, separations, 4-color press work and digital production. Advertisement Design, colors, typography, managing multiple jobs simultaneously. Proficiency in InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, and Acrobat Professional.
September 2013 - South Carolina, United States

Upward Sports

Graphic Production Artist

April 2015 - Present Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States


The Art Institute Of Charlotte

Associate of Applied Science in Graphic Design

Awards include "Best Portfolio Most Outstanding Award," Borders Foundation Scholarship of $2500, Art Institute's Dean's List & Honor Roll, and the Perfect Grades & Attendance Award.
January 2007 - September 2009 Charlotte, North Carolina, United States


English (Native),


The Art Institute Of Charlotte

Best Portfolio Most Outstanding


Borders Foundation Scholarship

$2500 for Grades and Character


The Art Institute Of Charlotte

Dean's List & Honor Roll


The Art Institute Of Charlotte

Perfect Grades & Attendance



Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Advertisement Design, Art Direction, Brochure Design, Digital Illustration, Magazine Layout, Newsletter Design, Photo Manipulation, Photo Retouching, Photography, Print Production, Signage Design, T-shirt Design, Adobe Bridge, Adobe Lightroom, Copywriting, Corporate Identity, Creative Planning, Digital Photo Retouching, Graphic Design, Package Design, Photo Retouching, Photography, Photoshop, Retouching, Social Media Marketing, Traditional Illustration, Web Design,