Melanie S. Cardullo
personal information upon request
Objective: To find gainful employment that will sustain me and my family.
Education August 1999 - May 2005
Mesa Community College,Mesa, AZ
1.) AAS in Computer Art/Illustration
2.) AAS in Web Page Design
2.) AAS in Desktop Publishing
2.) AAS in Digital Immaging
Computer Art and Illustration: Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, Quark express. Designed graphics for use in print and on the internet. Designed magazine covers using all 3 programs. CD covers, business cards, post card mailers, magazine and book pages, event and movie posters, redesign and improve ad?s. Familiar with print processing and color copy. Microsoft word, Powerpoint, Excel, Access.
Web page design: learned and became familiar with HTML, Animation, movie making and editing, advertising concepts, story boards, page layout formats, graphic file formats, presentation techniques. Web page design and the internet.
Awards received Certificates of Completion in the basic requirements for graphic design, Web Page Design,.
Jan, 2001- Present
Freelance doing Web design,Graphic design, photo retouching/restoration. Designed business cards,flyers, Wedding invitations, announcments, Funeral programs, etc for various clients.
Apr 2007-June 2007
JoAnn Fabrics, Mesa, AZ
Job Title Cutter/cashier
Cut fabric to cusomers specifications, Kept shelves filled, neat and orderly,rung up purchases
Jan 2005-June 2005
Mesa Community College, Mesa, AZ
Job Title Classroom Aide
Aided the teacher by helping students with their projects, taking notes etc.
Sep 23, 1999-July 19, 2001
Wal~mart Supercenter Mesa, AZ
Rung up customers purchases, using a scanner, took payments that consisted of cash, checks, credit/debit cards, food stamps, WIC checks, coupons. Bagged their items, kept register clean, counted out my drawer everyday, kept an IPH of 450 per hour.
Worked as a Library aide in the computer dept, signed patrons up to use them , assisted them in using the computers and finding items of use, printed out documents, taught them how to use Microsoft word and other utilities on the computer.
Helped out with my sons High school drama club, worked on and designed the costumes and helped out with the dress rehearsals and makeup.
Wrote, designed and edited weekly Church programs and newsletters, using Microsoft Word and publisher.
Designed and worked on various Church projects, stage props, Posters,banners.
Qualifications: I am able to use and am not limited to, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop,Adobe Premiere, Adobe Go live,Adobe After affects, Quark Express, Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint ,Access, Macromedia Flash, Macromedia Dreamweaver, Macromedia Director, Macromedia Fireworks,Maya 3D software,ResQPortal
OTHER I am able to learn quickly, I am a people person and can handle situations that need tact and diplomacy. I can adapt quite well to any given situation and am willing to work hard, putting the company first, considering their needs.