Elaine Lin

RESUME

RESUME

 

EDUCATION

 

Cornish College of the Arts: Seattle, WA

Graduated May 2013 Cum Laude
BFA in Visual Communications Design

Cumulative GPA: 3.64

 

 

CURRENT POSITION

 

Senior Packaging Designer

Julep Beauty, Seattle WA

August 2015 – Present

 

Designing all in-house beauty and makeup primary and secondary packaging, working with creative director to produce core line/holiday/seasonal packaging, designing emails and banner ads, working with vendors to ensure quality artwork, attending press checks, designing social media content, and creating in-house illustrations for social media/packaging/product videos.

 

PREVIOUS POSITIONS

 

Junior Designer and Illustrator

School of Doodle, Los Angeles CA

February 2015 – May 2015

 

Assisting creation of inspirational video content for teen girls. Designing and prepping files to be animated, designing video title treatments, production design, illustrating additional elements, storyboarding, and creating notes for editors.

 

Graphic Designer

WESMAR, Woodinville WA

February 2014 – Oct 2014

 

Responsible for all in-house graphic design and assisting with marketing needs. Designing product brochures, flyers, promotional banners, magazine advertisements, editing
product photos, proofreading, managing and updating the company website.

 

Graphic Design Intern

Fantagraphics, Seattle WA

November 2013 – February 2014

 

Designing promotional materials for the publicity and marketing directors, designing posters for upcoming sponsored events, creating publicity factsheets and updates.

 

FREELANCE WORK

 

Freelance illustrations for The Stranger, School of Doodle, Julep Beauty, Scarves (Band), WESMAR.

 

Book Design for Oni Press, designed covers and interior pages for Oyster War, and Elk’s Run.

 

EXHIBITIONS/SHOWS

 

TUF LUV @ King Street Station, Seattle WA

Comics Reading for The Hand (comics collective), Seattle WA

Marathon Art Show for Short Run Seattle, Seattle WA

 

SKILLS

 

Mac and PC OS, Adobe Creative Cloud, Creative Suite
5, 6 (InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, Acrobat), packaging design, attending press checks, graphic design, web design, typography, illustration, comics, basic CSS/HTML,
digital photography, Microsoft Office.

 

REFERENCES

 

Nicole Dagenais
nicole.dagenais@gmail.com

(323) 830-6724

 

Andy Arkley
andy@arkley.net

206-356-7588

 

Andrea Hilliard

(425) 417-4042