Passion, Dedication, and A Lot Of Coffee
 

Michaela Tuor

Graphic Designer

Michaela Tuor

Graphic Designer
Work Experience
L3 Prime   (October 2014 - Present)
Graphic & UI Designer As the companies designer I am in charge of overseeing all design for both digital and print. I design layouts that are visually pleasing, but I also strive to make every aspect of it user-friendly and find ways to implement innovative solutions into the product. Print and Web Design   |   Wire Frames and Mock-ups   |   HTML / CSS / JS
 
Carleton Heights Curling Club   (April 2016 - Present)
Web Content Administrator & Designer Working as the curling clubs web admin, it is my job to keep the website up to date on everything happening within the club. Some of my responsibilities include transferring content into HTML/CSS format, editing images, and creating posters for events, etc. Furthermore, I carried out a complete revamp of the website to give them a more clean and modern look. Web Design   |   Web Development   |   HTML / CSS   |   Adobe Photoshop
 
Canadian Geographic   (November 2015)
Graphic Designer Canadian Geographic was in need of designs for an upcoming award ceremony. It was my job to create the informational pieces and the award certificates for the event My ability to prioritize and work under pressure helped me manage the large amount of designs concurrently. Print Design   |   Adobe InDesign   |   Strict Deadlines
 
The Bytown Group   (March 2014 - April 2014)
Co-op Student During my co-op placement at this creative design firm, I received the opportunity of working with clients to design layouts in a multimedia platform. My responsibilities included developing concepts to be pitched to the client, and executing the designs while continuing to work with the art director until the final product was produced. Web Mock-ups   |   Print Design   |   Adobe Photoshop   |   Adobe InDesign
 
Canadian Blood Services   (June 2013 - April 2016)
Graphic Designer I conducted graphic design work for several fundraising campaigns held by Canadian Blood Services. My projects consisted of collaborating with members of their team to come up with concepts and ideas for their promotional products and banners and then creating the corresponding designs. Print Design   |   Product Design   |   Adobe Illustrator   |   Adobe InDesign
 
Mantle & Overall Communications   (Summer 2010)
Co-op Student This placement helped me gain insight on being perceptive about clients needs. I also attained experience working effectively in a team on projects from inception to execution. My tasks included collaborating to come up with ideas and concepts for projects, as well as, running photo shoots for many products that were being showcased. Concept Work   |   Short Film Production   |   Photo Shoots
 
Education
Algonquin College   (2018 - Present)
Currently Attending Algonquin College’s Mobile and Web User Experience Design Program
 
Algonquin College   (2011 - 2014)
Graduated Algonquin College’s Graphic Design Program in 2014
 
Merivale High School   (2007 - 2011)
Graduated Spring 2011 as an Ontario Scholar. Achieved the Specialist High School Major Certificate in Graphic Design, and Received a Fine Arts Certificate.
Abilities & Skills
Graphic Design
Logo Redesign & Package Design
UI / UX Design
Wireframes, Sitemaps, & Mock-ups
Web Design
Design & Code Web Pages
(Fluent in Html, Css, JS)
Print Design
Posters, Advertisments, Banners,
& Stationary
Photography
Understands the fundamentals of creating a well composed photo, & has extensive knowledge in editing.
Typography
Am knowledgeable in Font Pairings and Text Hierarchy. Can also Create hand Lettering & Decorative Type.
Branding
Creating a differentiated & creative
identity for your company
Layout Design
Both Print & Digital
(Pages, Books, Infographics, Magazines etc.)
 

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