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Sarah Kaufman

Brooklyn, NY, USA
Experience
New York, NY, USA
Dec 2011
HarperCollins Children's Publishers
Senior Designer, Art Department
• Oversee and design interiors, covers and jackets for both tween and teen novels
• Organize and oversee photo-shoots
• Commission and maintain contact with photographers and illustrators
• Work with editors, publishers, production, managing editorial and art director from concept to finished product
New York, NY, USA
Nov 2007Dec 2011
HarperCollins Children's Publishers
Senior Designer—Integrated Marketing
• Print Project Design: in-store displays; teaching guides; event kits; advertisements in various trade and consumer magazines; brochures; and posters for national trade shows, author tours, and in-store events
• Digital Project Design: social media landing page design; microsite window dressings; online contest badges and icons; booktrailers; animated banner ads; and integrated e-book ads
• Create style and branding guides for seasonal publishing events
• Ongoing collaboration with the Online Department overseeing design direction of inter-company Facebook profiles, horizontal websites, and application software
Education
Austin, TX, USA
Aug 1998May 2002
Communication, Media Design
Studio classes include: Figure Drawing, Color Theory, Art History, Film Editing (Adobe Premiere), Digital Design (Quark, Photoshop, and Illustrator) and Music Theory
Languages
 
English (Native)
Skills
 
Ebooks, Flash, Illustrator, Indesign, Photoshop, Quark