Anita Tak

  • Graphic & Web Designer
  • Irvine, California, United States
  • Graphic Design

Previous positions

  • Web Designer at ClientWhys, Inc.
  • Web/Graphic Designer at Solution21, Inc.

Education

California Baptist University, Bachelor of Arts – BA, Graphic Design & Digital Media

Background

Summary

Hi! My name is Anita Tak and creativity is my passion.

Experience

  • Graphic Designer

    Murow Development Consultants

    May 2018 – Present(1 year 5 months)Irvine, CA

    -Design marketing materials as needed

  • Web Designer

    ClientWhys, Inc.

    October 2018 – September 2019(11 months)Newport Beach, CA

  • Web/Graphic Designer

    Solution21, Inc.

    March 2017 – October 2018(1 year 7 months)Irvine, CA

    – Assist with maintaining, designing, and launching sites. – Assisting clients through technical support. – Assisted in designing social media postings.

    Recommendations (2)
  • Substitute Graphic Designer

    Irvine Valley College

    March 2018 – June 2018(3 months)Irvine, CA

    – Assisted in designing banners, flyers, and other signage based on IVC’s brand guidelines.

  • Lead Graphic Design Consultant

    Murex Media, Inc.

    December 2016 – May 2018(1 year 5 months)

    – Design marketing materials on an as-needed basis.

    Recommendations (1)
  • Private Tutor-Graphic Design

    Self Employed

    March 2016 – September 2017(1 year 6 months)

    – Privately tutored graphic design students/working professionals seeking to learn Adobe software and comprehend design principles.

    Recommendations (1)
  • Freelance Graphic Designer

    Murow|CM

    November 2015 – August 2017(1 year 9 months)Irvine, California

    – Developed the brand by designing marketing materials such as brochures, sales sheets, and portfolios as needed.

    Recommendations (1)
  • Graphic Designer

    Oncore Marketing & Media

    December 2015 – November 2016(11 months)Santa Ana, California

    – Responsible for designing websites, including Oncore’s website: www.oncoremarketing.com – Designed marketing material for a variety of Oncore’s clients (logos, advertisements, motion graphics, branding)

  • STEM Teacher-Digital Media Art (3 Day Course)

    Irvine Valley College

    July 2016 – July 2016Irvine, CA

    – Created teaching curriculum regarding digital media art’s impact on the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) industries as well as how to use Photoshop and Illustrator. – Taught international Chinese students for one week at Irvine Valley College.

  • Graphic Design Tutor

    Irvine Valley College

    January 2016 – June 2016(5 months)

    – Tutored students seeking assistance in graphic design and Adobe software (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, After Effects, Lightroom)

  • Designed a Full Brand Identity

    Platinum Strands Salon and Spa

    January 2015 – May 2015(4 months)

    In one of my design classes at Irvine Valley College, I was assigned to Platinum Strands Salon and Spa. I created the logo, applications (letterhead, business card, envelope), a brochure, poster, flyers, color palette, uniforms, packaging as a brand extension, a mock-up website for mobile and desktop applications, a digital ad banner, an application form, and other brand applications. I also created a 74-page brand identity booklet–describing how the brand identity should be used. The booklet is available here: http://issuu.com/anita_t/docs/platinumstrandsbrandidentity?workerAddress=ec2-52-91-105-113.compute-1.amazonaws.com

Education

  • California Baptist University

    Bachelor of Arts – BA, Graphic Design & Digital Media

    2016 – 2017

  • Irvine Valley College

    Associate Degree in Digital Media Art

    2013 – 2015

    Activities and Societies

    Honors Student. Completed Honors Program at Irvine Valley College. Joined the Honors Public Relations team at Irvine Valley College from 2013-2014.

  • Irvine High School

    High School Diploma

    2009 – 2013

Skills & Expertise

  • FL Studio
  • Graphic Design
  • Photography
  • Motion Graphics
  • Technical Writing
  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Customer Service
  • Creative Writing
  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Brand Identity
  • WordPress
  • Social Media
  • Responsive Web Design
  • Brand Development

Volunteer Experience & Causes

  • Presenter

    Nepris Inc.

    February 2017Arts and Culture

    – Create and deliver presentations to students seeking to learn more about graphic design and digital media. – Links to my latest presentations: https://usgbc.nepris.com/video/logo-design-tips-tricks-trade-49052 https://nepris.com/video/51899?userId%20=70463