Samantha Armstrong

Graphic Designer

South Burlington, VT, USA

Work Experience

Silver Linings Society

Writer and Graphic Designer

Silver Linings Society is a blog devoted to being honest about both the challenges & opportunities millennials face in finding their purpose in this world. It’s run by three twenty-somethings who are on a mission to make the best of the experiences they face everyday, and hopefully inspire others to do the same!
July 2016 - Burlington, Vermont, United States

Four Seasons Sotheby's International Realty

Graphic Designer

September 2016 - Present United States

April Cornell Online

Graphic Designer

Handling all aspects of design work needed by the clothing and linens company from catalog design and production, website updates, email "blasts," photo editing and organization, to launching new product, creating signage for stores, graphics for social media, wholesale requests, etc. Also helping to create and implement a new brand strategy starting with a website re-design and followed by new fonts, graphic elements and consistent brand standards.
January 2015 - September 2016 Vermont, United States

Atomic Design

Graphic and Web Designer

Primarily focusing on Responsive Web Design and creating user friendly experiences for my clients' customer-base. Monthly print projects include a health magazine distributed throughout Upstate NY.
June 2013 - January 2015 Rochester, New York, United States

Phu Concepts

Graphic and Web Designer

Graphic Design, Website Design, Print Design, Client Consultation, etc.
February 2013 - June 2013 New York, United States

April Cornell Online

Junior Designer

After receiving a recommendation from my professor to apply for the intern position at Burlington-based clothing designer, April Cornell, I immediately began working on color correcting, resizing photos for web, creating web banners and email “eBlast” ads. After a year, I was promoted to Junior Designer upon completing projects such as the wholesale apparel catalog and various ads for print publications.
April 2011 - February 2013 Burlington, Vermont, United States

Champlain College

Graphic Design Intern - Marketing Department

I was the youngest design intern that the Marketing Department at Champlain College ever hired and I worked on projects from simple copy swapping to tshirt design, admissions packets, freshman booklets and brochures.
September 2009 - August 2011 Burlington, Vermont, United States

Education

Champlain College

Bachelors of Science in Graphic Design

I studied Graphic Design for 3 and a half years at Champlain College and graduated a semester early. I studied printmaking, web design, print design, typography, packaging, digital publication, etc.
August 2009 - December 2012 Burlington, Vermont, United States

Skills

Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Bronto Email Marketing, Client Consultation, CommerceV3, DIY, Print Design, Web Site Design,