29-year-old visual communication designer with matriculation from Hoërskool Cradock High School. I have interned as a story board artist at Strika Entertainment. I have worked as a Graphic designer at Mx Print Design and Advertising. I am known to be a dedicated individual who shows a great amount of passion and hard work towards my craft through an unsiezing self-development process. I have the willingness to learn accompanied by a teachable heart.
Nationality South African
Address Cape Town
Languages English, Afrikaans, isiXhosa
History of art, Professional Graphic design Practice, Design Technique, Communication Design, Drawing, Branding & Animation., Cape Peninsula University of Technology
Cape Town, Jan 2009 to Nov 2012
>5 years experience in Printing & Design. >Proficient self-devised briefs. >Design process references corporate guidelines. >Variety of media research. >Mood board based design standards.>Facile with Adobe suite, Photoshop, Illustrator, Premier Pro, InDesign link security, Wacom drawing tablet & Camera shooting techniques.
Matric, Hoërskool Cradock High School
Cradock, Jan 2008 to Dec 2008
Writer for the Quarterly published Magazine Editorial team.
Cape Town, Jul 2018 to Jul 2018
> Turning Super Strika script into Story-boards. > Understanding the different roles within the animation work flow. > Being receptive to input from colleagues. > A basic understanding of video techniques. > A thumb-nailing process using a Wacom drawing tablet on Adobe Photoshop. > Illustrative pitching to the director.
MX Print Design & Advertising
Cape Town, May 2017 to May 2017
> Using the Job card system. > Entering Job information onto the server. > Awareness of traditional or modern printing techniques. > Digital Typesetting and Layout design for print. > Proof printing before contact with the client > Client correspondence through telephone, e-mail or Whats-app. > Supplying digital and hard-copies to printers for the final print run.
Sonwabile Disabled NPO
Nyanga, Jul 2016 to Nov 2016
> Equipping a group of ± 15 individuals with special needs with design related skills. > Empathy to the plight of those with special needs. > Conduct Project Formulation and Team Building workshops. > Application of design techniques to hand made Crafts > General administration of Registration and Production Sheets for items made & sold.
Admin Budgeting Building Copywriting Customer service Drawing Event planning Good computer literacy Graphic or other design Machine operation Marketing Painting Project management Social media Teaching / tutoring Tech Support Word processing Writing reports
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