Resume

CONTACT INFO

210.393.7450

stephanieacastillo@gmail.com

www.stephcmartinez.com

SUMMARY

Self-taught graphic designer with over twelve years of experience with an eye for detail whose work emphasizes creativity and innovation. Highly skilled in photo editing and image creation with a mastery of Adobe Creative Cloud,  particularly Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. Extensive experience working with both print and digital media. 

SKILLS

  • Adobe Creative Suite CC
  •  Microsoft Office SharePoint Server
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • HTML, DHTML, XML, CSS

AWARDS & WINS

  • September 2021 | Minted | Jury Prize | Deck it All Holiday Patterns Challenge | Abstract Christmas at Sea Design
  • June 2020 | Minted | Jury Prize | What’s on My Bag? Quickfire Challenge | Pastel Beach Design

MY EXPERIENCE

Freelance Surface Pattern Designer 

San Antonio, TX | January  2021 – Present

  • Created over 100 unique repeating patterns 
  • Trend research for prints and color palettes
  • Recolor and re-design existing artwork
  • Development of the design: idea, drafts and thumbnail drawings, conversion to digital design, & pattern creation

Graphic Designer 

AGEISS Inc | San Antonio, TX | March 2010 – Present

  • Prepare artwork for print production
  • Project & task management 
  • Experienced in working directly with printer to deliver highest quality product for client
  • Maintains all web & intranet presence
  • Graphic support for all brochure, proposal, & presentation development company wide
  • Coordinated, created and scheduled design updates to company website and templates

Information Architect/ LAN Admin

AGEISS Inc | San Antonio, TX | March 2010 – March 2018

  • Troubleshooting client software and hardware issues
  • Met with clients to gather requirements and deliver solutions to meet needs
  • Architect SharePoint sites for file sharing between employees and clients
  • Training on new software and hardware
  • Documentation development

FUN

My passion is art and graphic design.  I enjoy going to art museums, reading about art history, and researching artists.  I am a skilled painter, printmaker and illustrator. I have had the honor to participate in local art shows in San Antonio.  I love to travel and spend time with my family.