beverly farmer

GRAPHIC DESIGN / PRODUCTION ARTIST BRINGING IDEAS TO LIFE Detail-oriented and professional worker with extensive experience in Graphic Design and Production Art. Excellent work ethic, punctual, reliable, honest, team player, and responsible. Proven ability to take on challenging functions and assignments with successful results. A.A. Degree in Computer Graphic Design. TECHNICAL SKILLS ? Maintain Expert Level Graphic Design and Computer Skills: Macintosh & PC platforms. Basic system configurations; Quark Xpress, Color correction / density correction of photos ? Maintain Functional Level: Photoshop, Illustrator, Filemaker Pro, Dreamweaver, CS3, InDesign, Aladdin Systems Flight Check, Acrobat, collect for output ? Maintain Microsoft Applications: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS • Ten years experience in the graphics design/production art • Quark Express • Strong organizational and time management skills • Prioritization and task planning skills • Knowledge of Illustrator, Photoshop and Freehand • Developed time saving techniques WORK EXPERIENCE Freelance, Lake Forest, CA 2009 - Present Graphic Design/Production Artist • Developed web pages for pharmaceutical company • Sample post cards for real estate agencies Saddleback Church Volunteer 2010 - Present Lead the Transitioning Women in the Workplace support group • Lead monthly meetings • Email out information and reminders regularly • Maintain and update email contact list • Attend Quarterly leadership training • Seek out, meet with and book guest speakers Rosemount Analytical, Irvine, CA 2006 - 2009 Publications Coordinator Affluent Living Publications, Fullerton, CA 2001 - 2006 Prepress & Design Specialties Proficient in Quark and design Graphic and Computer Skills: Studio/business practices; typography; traditional production skills. Hardware: Macintosh & PC platform and basic system configuration, laserwriter; scanner, color printer. Type 55+ wpm Internet basics. CD burners, Zip drives. Software: Quark Express, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Aladdin Systems Flight Check.