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Molly Feighner 4910 Vandelia Street, Dallas Texas 75235 214-668-5701 mollyfeighner@msn.com

 

 

Proven experience delivering effective products for clients from initial pencil concept to shipping utilizing
the latest technology and design software. Proficient in working with a variety of client types and capable
of applying background skills, such as illustration, to accomplish client's goals. Thoughtful customer care,
verbal and written communication skills are priorities. Able to see the larger picture to include budget,
and production issues to maximize profitability.

 

Work Experience

 

 

Graphic Designer

D Magazine Partners 07/07-12/07

Designed advertising, marketing and supporting materials                                                                                                                                                          

Developed, designed and managed special advertising sections

Created original designs for various client types, managed existing formats to maximize impact

Worked closely with directors, coordinators and managers to provide consistent high-end products

Excelled in high-pressure atmosphere, multiple publications on monthly timelines

 

Freelance Designer

Women's Texas Golf League  03/07 and 08/07                       

Designed logo for corporate identity

Designed media kit for new markets                                             

 

Freelance Designer

Manning Homes, LLC  08/06

Designed logo for corporate identity

Developed collateral materials 

 

 

Creative Manager

Walraven and Classmates Marketing  08/03-06/05

Responsible for concepts, comps, copywriting, design, pre-flight, pre-press, and press check

Thrived in multiple-deadline, fast-paced environment

Worked closely with account managers in creation of new products, presentations, and client prospects

Created and produced original designs for products, services, and promotional materials

Client liaison, art trafficking, production management including budget issues

Supervised and evaluated graphic design intern

 

Freelance Designer

McDougall Custom Homes  12/02

Designed corporate identity package

 

Artist

Cat Tattoo Company/Fine Line Body Art  03/97-04/00

Designed original art in high volume, high demand environment

Handled for customer care and service

Managed inventory, scheduling, finances

Liaison between staff and owners

Assumed management responsibilities in absence of owner

 

Recognitions

 

 

Communities In Schools, Dallas 03/04

Designed invitation and donation package for Meet Us On the Playground gala event

 

American Institute of Graphic Arts 08/03

Selected as production artist for Order vs. Chaos calendar, 30 competitors

 

Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation, Dallas County Affiliate 04/03

Selected as graphic designer for the 2003 Joanie Hatcher Memorial Survivor Event, 4 competitors

 

Dallas Museum of Art: Gateway Gallery 03/03

Selected as graphic artist for outreach education program, 60 competitors

 

Associations

 

American Institute of Graphic Arts 02-present

 

Dallas Society of Visual Communications 03-present

 

Technical

 

Adobe Illustrator CS3

Adobe In Design CS3

Adobe Photoshop CS3

Font Management Software

Microsoft Office

Quark XPress 6.0

 

Mac/PC Platforms

 

Education          

 

 

The Art Institute of Dallas       Dallas, Texas                                                

Associate of Applied Arts, Graphic Design                                           

June 2003                                                                                           

3.8 GPA Dean's List and Honors                                                      

                                                                                                               

Edinburgh College of Art         Edinburgh, Scotland                              

Photography Certificate                                                                    

August 2001