About


THE DESIGNER


Originally from Smyrna, GA, Allyson has been an artist all her life. She could draw before she could write her name. Her first freelance client was Swift & Company at age 12, and she had a total of six freelance clients by age 16.

Allyson now has 25 years of experience as a graphic and digital designer. Yet, she happily learns something new everyday.

SKILLS & EXPERTISE


SOFTWARE
Adobe CS5, CS6 & CC:
InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver & Flash
Axure; Silverpop; Adobe Acrobat; Microsoft Office

PRINT DESIGN
Publishing: Books, Catalogs, Newsletters
Advertising & Marketing Collateral,
Direct Mail, Logos & Branding,
Packaging, POS & POP, Signage
Trade Show Design

WEB DESIGN
Wireframing & Mock-up
Email & Web Banners
Coding in HTML5 & CSS3
Familiarity with Javascript/JQuery & PHP
Learning User Experience Design

WRITER
Published Author
Copywriting, Editing, Proofreading & Typesetting

PHOTOGRAPHY
Product & Model, Scene Staging, Lighting
Photoshop: Color Correction, Photo Re-touching, Scanning

PRINT PRODUCTION
Pre-flight & PDF Generation
Troubleshooting, Maintenance, File Organization & File Backup

Feel free to download a copy of Allyson’s resume.


Concise Resume

Complete Resume