I'm an Art Director and Graphic Designer who holds a Bachelors Degree in Design for Advertising from OCAD University. My experiences have led me to work on a variety of projects from printed catalogues, identity, and digital design for advertisements, websites and applications.

Experience

Wattpad Inc. – Freelance Designer

Aug 2016 – Present

  • Delivering a diverse range of design materials including presentation decks, case studies, print, digital, and motion design
  • Responsible for executing projects from concept, design, and production, to create comprehensive design deliverables
  • Creating digital ad campaigns across channels such as social media channels and native applications (static, gif., and video)
  • Collaborating with various teams and project stakeholders to ensure deliverables exceed expectations

Freelance Art Director & Designer

Aug 2016 – Present

  • Applying strategy and design skills on a variety of print and digital media
  • Creating visual identities and branding for businesses
  • Providing creative and strategic direction
  • Maintaining a highly organized filing system to ensure optimal workflow and efficiency
  • Managing multiple projects and delivering within client deadlines

St. Joseph Communications. – Junior Art Director & Designer 

July 2015 – November 2016

  • Led art direction and design for retail; oversaw and directed photography; designed overall layout (photography, typography, grids, and graphics); led creative, pre-production and production meetings
  • Produced traditional and non-traditional deliverables such as retail flyers, catalogues, marketing materials, and social media assets

Anomaly  – Production Design Intern

Sept 2014 – Dec 2014

  • Assisted the studio team and produced traditional and non-traditional advertisements on a production design level

Education

OCAD University – Bachelors of Design in Advertising

Capabilities

Art/Creative Direction, Graphic Design, Brand Identity, Logo Design, Digital & Social Campaigns, Typography, Layout Design, Web Design, Traditional & Digital Media, Photography, Video Editing, Advertising, Image Retouching, Pre-to-Post Production, Conversion Strategy.   

Tools

Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Premiere Pro, Adobe After Effects, Final Cut Pro, Keynote, WordPress / Squarespace.   

Contact: ajs.sevilla@gmail.com 

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