Caroline Kearns

Graphic Designer Greensboro, NC

Experience

Graphic Design Assistant

Advanced Personnel

I produce labels and other graphic items for sale by a wedding supply shop that manufactures products that are shipped across the country. Products are created using Adobe Illustrator and Adobe Photoshop.

Artist / Owner

ArtworkByCaroline.com

I produce stained glass, drawings, paintings, and other fine artwork.

Artist / Owner

CarolinesCats.com

I create colored pencil drawings of cats doing human things. I sell these images on items produced by CafePress.

Director of Web Services / Owner

Gallery Advertising

I owned and operated a graphic design firm where I designed and maintained 10 to 20 websites, maintained relations with web clients, and supervised 3 to 5 graphic designers. This firm is no longer in business.

Director of Student Media

Methodist University

I supervised the editors of student publications at a small liberal arts college where they produced a student newspaper and yearbook using the Adobe graphic software PageMaker and Photoshop.

Education

Guilford Technical Community College

AAS in Advertising and Graphic Design

Methodist University

BA in Art double concentration Printmaking/Ceramic Sculpture

Exhibitions:
1998 Senior Comprehensive Show, Methodist University, Fayetteville, NC.
1997 All Army Art Contest, National Level, Ft. Bragg, NC (1st Place, Water Base; 1st Place, Prints).
1997 Fayetteville Art Guild Competition, Arts Council, Fayetteville, NC.
1997 Twenty-Fifth Annual Competition for NC Artists, Fayetteville Museum of Art, Fayetteville, NC.
1997 Twentieth Annual Juried Artists Competition, Arts Council, Fayetteville, NC (1st Place, Amateur Category).
1996 Fayetteville Art Guild Competition, Arts Council, Fayetteville, NC (Best “In the Style of a Master”).
1996 Sixteenth Annual Fine Arts Festival, Arts Council, Southern Pines, NC (Second Place, Drawing; Honorable Mention, Printmaking).
1996 Twenty-Fourth Annual Competition for North Carolina Artists, Fayetteville Museum of Art, Fayetteville, NC.
1996 Nineteenth Annual Juried Artists Competition, Arts Council, Fayetteville, NC.
1995 Eighteenth Annual Juried Artists Exhibition, Arts Council, Fayetteville, NC

Methodist University

BA in Communications/Mass Media and English

I held the position of editor-in-chief of the student newspaper. I wrote articles and editorials, supervised student reporters and edited their work, and designed the entire layout of each edition of the paper using Adobe PageMaker.

Specialties

Logo Design Posters Magazine Ads Flash Graphics

Skills

Photoshop Illustrator Indesign Dreamweaver Flash HTML CSS