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Graphic Designer and Illustrator

Elizabeth is a ​freelance graphic designer and illustrator located in Toronto, Canada. Her work includes graphic design for advertising, signage, and branding, and illustration for comics, portraiture, and more. Well versed in Clip Studio, Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign, Elizabeth is a driven creative professional working all hours of the day. She has a passion for typography, vectors, and comics, and is always looking for new ways to expand her knowledge.

Programs

Illustrator - InDesign - Photoshop - Clip Studio Paint

freelance Designer and Illustrator

October 2013 to Present

Self Employed

Toronto, ON

Work as a freelance designer and illustrator managing all parts of workflow and business relationships with clients. Responsibilities include consultation, correspondence, conceptualization and execution of work, and any other relevant tasks. Past projects and clients include:

Face to Face Games Toronto

October 2016 to February 2020

Position as an on contract graphic designer for a local business. Responsibilities include creation of print and digital advertising collateral for use online and in store, creation and implementation of in store signage and labelling, and consultation on branding and merchandising practices.

The Youth Project

June 2015 to October 2016

Remote contract work for a Halifax-based non-profit organization. Creating multiple logos and print media for various programs within a youth-focused community service organization.

All You Can Eat Internet

August 2016 to September 2016

Remote contract work for clients of a Toronto-based marketting and design agency. Creating illustrations and layout designs for websites and web based applications. Clients include Meridian Credit Union and Kidcrew Medical + Dental Centre.

Studio Manager

June to September 2012

Halifax, NS

Inkstorm Screen Printing Collective 

Temporary summer position supporting the volunteer-run Inkstorm Screen Printing Studio. Responsibilities included planning events, maintaining studio open hours, creating advertising media, coordinating studio operations, and cleaning and organizing.

Black Hole Comics and Entertainment

November 2020 to February 2021

Remote contract work illustrating and colouring a 15 page comic written by Gabe Gonzales for BHCE's first comic anthology A Cold Dark Universe.