Ronald L. Munar
rdesignslv@yahoo.com • Instagram: @VectorChef


Profile
Hard working freelancing/remote illustrator with five years of graphic design experience has extensive knowledge in print, vector illustrations, textile, and apparel design. Having the proven ability to work as a freelancer in a remote environment provides Creative Directors and clients with high quality work.​​​​​​​

Design Skills: Logos, Illustration, Vector Graphics, Photo Retouching, Desktop Publishing, Prepress
Software: Adobe Creative Cloud, Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Adobe Spark, Adobe Acrobat, Pages (macOS)  
General: Word, MS Outlook, macOS, PC Proficient, FTP (Dropbox, Google Drive)

Work Experience

Team Fish & Dive Hawaii
- Freelance Graphic Designer (Jul 2018 - Sep 2018)
• Performed remote work for client based in Hawaii 
• Generated vector illustrations and prepared files for custom made Direct to Garment shirts 
• Redesigned current logo and brand identity 
• Utilized Dropbox for file transfers with client

- Contract Designer (Jun 2018 - Jul 2018)
• Performed remote work for client based in Hawaii 
• Created a custom apparel design theme for exhibition at the Pure Aloha Festival in Las Vegas
• Generated vector illustrations and prepared files for custom made silkscreened shirts 
• Utilized Dropbox for file transfers with client
• Converted vector artwork from Illustrator to be used in CorelDraw

- Contract Designer (Mar 2018 - Aug 2018)
• Generated vector illustrations and prepared files for custom made silkscreened shirts 
• Utilized Dropbox for file transfers with client

51 Royal 
- Contract Designer (Dec 2017 - Present)
• Generated vector illustrations and prepared files for custom made silkscreened shirts 
• Utilized Photoshop in creating client mockups and website thumbnail graphic

- Freelance Graphic Designer (Nov 2017 - Present)
• Worked with the Creative Director on various contract assignments including logos, flyers, and other print related work
• Utilized my knowledge and skills with Adobe programs including: Creative Cloud, TypeKit, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, and InDesign
• Extensive use of DropBox for file transfers

- Contract Designer (Mar 2017 - Present)
• Generated print ready templates for custom sports gear with Illustrator and Photoshop
• Developed new logo and branding identity
• Demonstrated extensive pattern making skills
• Utilized Google Drive/DropBox for file transfers

Wyzant
- Private Tutor/Independent Contractor (Feb 2015 - Present)
• Tutored graphic design students based on their learning styles (visual, kinesthetic, oral)
• Demonstrated effectiveness of Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign) and macOS
• Directed students in creating real world projects to help them understand tools/functions

- Freelance Production Artist (Jan 2015 - Aug 2016)
• Assisted the Creative Director with sports themed graphics for T-Shirts
• Generated graphics and thumbnails for website layout and social media
• Arranged layer comps in Photoshop/Illustrator for client presentation and quality check

All American Printing & Advertising
Graphic Designer/Internship (2011, 2013)
• Ability to troubleshoot and correct problematic layouts
• Strong knowledge of color (Spot vs. RGB vs. CMYK)
• Performed basic bindery functions including saddle stitching, shrink wrapping, and comb binding


Education
(2013) College of Southern Nevada - Las Vegas, NV
Associate of Applied Science, Graphic Communications


(1994) Collins College - Tempe, AZ
Associate of Arts Degree, Visual Communications



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