Sarah Moss

Graphic Designer and Illustrater

Lincoln Park, MI, USA

Work Experience

Aquent/Vitamin T

Freelance Graphic Designer

HoMedics (through Aquent) - 07/2017
• Revisions to instructional booklets, product display renders, and package design
Blissforge Productions LLC - 06/2016
• Designed business logo and handled project from conception to final art
Detroit, Michigan, United States

Lipari Foods

Production Artist

• Layout and design of large-volume pre-sell catalogs for sales representatives to advertise products and deals to current and prospective customers
• Designed and put together customer directory booklet, pull-up display banners, and hot deals flyer for the 2017 Lipari Food Show
• Enhanced over 600 product photos through modifications, touch-ups, and
photo manipulation to improve image quality
October 2016 - Present Michigan, United States

Quicken Loans

Graphic Design Intern

• Translated requirement guideline updates and mortgage application process edits into creative, communicative email blasts
• Managed a high volume of creative requests with multiple deadlines
• Collaborated with video content specialist to provide illustrative support on informational video project geared towards current interns.
• Developed compelling graphics for print, web, presentation, and coin design
May 2016 - August 2016 Michigan, United States

Wayne State University Dean Of Students Office

Graphics Assistant

• Created promotional designs for print and web following university and department branding guidelines
• Handled weekly Get Involved HTML email distribution to 30,000 students, major event emails as needed, and monthly parent newsletter emails while managing mailing list
• Maintained and updated website, including: enhancing navigation as well as creating registration forms and web pages for DOSO-sponsored events
February 2014 - Michigan, United States

Open Studio

Photographer

- Attend open studio events and photograph documentation to create a database
- Interview design students and professionals
- Organize and archive content
- Establish a visual mission statement
October 2013 - February 2014 Detroit, Michigan, United States

Wayne State University

Graphic Design Lab Monitor

- Monitor lab activity and print color requests as needed for students.
- Check stock of printers and lab equipment.
- Work to resolve design and technical questions.
January 2013 - April 2013 Detroit, Michigan, United States

McDonald's

Kitchen Crew Trainer

- Responsible for training and supervising fellow employees
- Highly efficient in meeting demands of a fast-paced environment.
March 2008 - March 2014 Melvindale, Michigan, United States

Dominos Pizza

Customer Service Representative

- Increased customer loyalty through consistent customer satisfaction.
- Successfully resolved an average of five customer issues per month.
June 2004 - August 2007 Southgate, Michigan, United States

Education

Wayne State University

Bachelor of Fine Arts

Concentration in Graphic Design and Drawing
- Introductory courses in Drawing, 2D and 3D Design
- Intro to Design Software
- Life Drawing (Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced)
- Anatomy
- Beginning and Advanced Typography
August 2011 - May 2016 Detroit, Michigan, United States

Wayne County Community College District

Associate of Arts

General Education pre-requisites
Introductory 2D art
Introductory 3D art
Drawing 1
Print Media
Intro to Photoshop
August 2006 - May 2011 Taylor, Michigan, United States

Theodore Roosevelt High School

High School Diploma

August 2001 - June 2005 Wyandotte, Michigan, United States

Languages

English (Native),

Skills

Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Muse, Adobe Photoshop, Communication, Conceptual Art, Graphic Design, Illustration, OpenCanvas,

Participating Artist in "Surveyed. Explorations of Land" Exhibition

12/11 - 12/12, 2015
Baltimore Gallery - Detroit, MI
Mentioned as "Best of Detroit 2015" in The South End newspaper