Studio Sara Kraus
Graphic Designer,

Portland, OR. 2010 to Present
Graphic Designer,
Editorial Creative Director

Austin, TX. 2015 to 2016

Senior Designer and Photographer for Social Media
San Francisco, CA. 2014 to 2015

The H&H Company
Graphic Designer, Photographer
Los Altos, CA. 2013 to 2014

Tavistock Restaurants
Graphic Designer, Photographer
Emeryville, CA. 2012 to 2013

In-Shape Health Clubs
Graphic Designer, Photographer,
Web Administrator

Stockton, CA. 2011 to 2012 

Culinary Trends Magazine
Staff Photographer
San Francisco, CA. 2010


Bachelor of Fine Arts, Photography
Academy of Art University, San Francisco. 2010


References available upon request.


Expert in Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Camera RAW; working knowledge of the rest of the Adobe Suite.

Strong experience and clear understanding of typography and visual layout hierarchies. 

Holistic branding and brand management of both new and existing businesses.

Editorial, layout, and print design for magazines, menus, advertisements, and promotions.

Art direction, design, and photography across multiple social media channels.

Website and ecommerce UI design, management, and SEO. Expert in Squarespace, working knowledge of Wordpress and HTML. 

Process-driven with strong project management skills and detailed attention to deadlines. Experience with Slack/Asana.

Product and lifestyle photography. Photo retouching, printing, and color correction across multiple platforms. 

Retail packaging and signage design.

Marketing email design. Email contact list and program management.

Expert knowledge of both Apple and PC operating platforms and programs, including all of Microsoft Office and G Suite.

Extremely organized, outgoing, and great with time management. Comfortable with consistent feedback and constructive criticism. 


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