Britney Sharp

  • Sr. Graphic Designer at eLearning Mind
  • Hemet, California, United StatesDesign

Previous positions

  • Apparel Designer at Salty Crew
  • Freelance Graphic Designer at Rolita Couture

Education

Platt College-San Diego, Associate’s degree, Graphic Design

Background

Summary

Believe that if you work hard enough, you will accomplish great things. Dedicating my life to a career as a graphic artist, I’m a goal-driven individual that will work as hard and smart as needed to accomplish greatness. To see my online portfolio please go to behance.net/britneysharp

Experience

  • Sr. Graphic Designer

    eLearning Mind

    January 2017 – Present(2 years 9 months)San Diego, California

    Design high-concept, fun, and engaging content for interactive eLearning modules for Fortune 500 companies and other major brands. Responsible for delivering high volume of diverse design projects in a fast-paced environment with priorities rapidly shifting. Other responsibilities include high-res mock-ups, front/back-end web design, learn and execute new skills based on client needs, occassionally assist on creating look and feels for projects, storyboard, when needed/requested step in as an Assistant Art Director on certain projects. Ability to work in a diverse team and alone. Report to Art Director every morning for project(s) briefing. Work under tight/fast time-lines, but still be able to meet client deadlines. Efficiently manage time working in office and remote. Additional title is “Official Vibe Officer” for San Diego office + local elm events. Arrive at office early to check temperature, set up essential oils for the room, and play music to set a fun, engaging, and productive environment. As well as other fun + engaging morning set-up/surprises for the team.

  • Apparel Designer

    Salty Crew

    September 2016 – November 2016(2 months)Greater San Diego Area

    Produce graphics for shirts, shorts, jackets, and hats while working under creative director. Resize images for website and seasonal catalog. Take part in meetings discussing product line and future line plans. Enter large product orders from vendors such as Tilly’s, Zumiez, and Lids. Change prices and description on ecommerce website. In November Salty Crew sold a major share of the company to Globe, in result Globe let go of the all employees on the San Diego team.

  • Freelance Graphic Designer

    Rolita Couture

    April 2016 – May 2016(1 month)Freelance – Working at Home

    Work directly with designer brainstorming ideas to promote her lines via social media. Help develop company brand. Select and edit images from photo shoots for promotional use. Create and execute concepts/themes for promotional social media posts.

  • Freelance Graphic Designer

    After The Fall

    January 2016 – April 2016(3 months)Greater San Diego Area

    Work closely with the band to develop their brand along with designing & create their debut album artwork.

  • Graphic Designer

    Baby Bird Communications

    September 2015 – March 2016(6 months)Greater San Diego Area

    Work with the creative director to determine the scope of a project, advise on strategies to reach a particular audience. Conceptualize, construct, design, and produce creative art for illustrations, logos, brochures, marketing, posters, banners, page layouts, social media, and advertisements. Create presentations for client meetings. Check files for errors before sending to print, or publishing. Occasionally step in as lead designer to help the team complete projects by deadlines.

  • Internship

    Baby Bird Communications

    June 2015 – September 2015(3 months)Greater San Diego Area

    Worked closely with lead designer on small projects for restaurants, community organizations, high-end shopping centers, and marketing. After internship concluded a full time position was offered.

Education

  • Platt College-San Diego

    Associate’s degree, Graphic Design

    2014 – 2016

Languages

  • English

Skills & Expertise

  • Branding
  • Brochures
  • Illustrator
  • Illustration
  • Posters
  • Photo Manipulation
  • Poster Design
  • Photography
  • Logo Design
  • Flyer Design
  • InDesign
  • Photoshop
  • Typography
  • Social Media

Volunteer Experience & Causes

  • Mentor

    Personal

    August 2015 – January 2016(5 months)Arts and Culture

    In spare time taught a young and enthusiastic girl basics of how to draw Manga (Japanese Anime/Cartoon style) so she can in hopes one day become a Mangaka (a professional Manga artist).

Causes Britney cares about:

  • Animal Welfare
  • Arts and Culture
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Health
  • Human Rights
  • Science and Technology