Christopher L Martin – Freelance
Graphic Design, Web Development // Jun ‘10 – Present Seattle, Wa
Production of brand identity systems, collateral, print, package design, icon design, dynamic typography, use of grid systems, illustration, file preparation, photography, brainstorming on my own or with a team, understanding vague to detailed brief, clear client communication.
Graphic Design, Web Development, Writer // Jun ‘09 – Present Seattle, Wa
Print and web design, page layout with grid systems, icon design, interviewing artists through video, composing articles, photography, marketing with social media, working with a team, brainstorming and creative development.
Web Design // Feb ‘12 – Apr ‘12 Seattle, Wa
Communicate with copy writers, clients, and photographers to design, with a sense of dynamic typography, in-site promotions, file preparation, quality assurance, often working on several projects at once with quick turn-arounds.
ING Direct Investing, Inc
Production Design & Web Development // Dec ‘10 – Feb ‘12 Seattle, Wa
National Research Corporation
Web Design & Web Development // Sept ‘11 – Oct ‘11 Seattle, Wa
The Seattle Times
Ad Design // Oct ‘10 Seattle, Wa
Communicated clearly with multiple people to quickly work towards design solutions with a clear call to action using strong page layout, grid systems, and thoughtful typography. Solutions included ads for print and web, signage, flash animation, and logo concepts.
Song Sparrow Research
Art Direction // Oct ‘10 – May ‘11 Seattle, Wa
Led a team in brainstorming a story line for a music video. Story boarded, shot video, captured audio, and directed a team of actors; creating illustrations, then later animating them over the live-action video; video and audio editing, post production, and distribution of finished video.