David's experience spans a wide gamut, from traditional classical fine art, through modern industrial design, and forward into the 21st Century synergies of computer graphics and 3D CG design. His unique path as an artist and designer began at a young age, when he was tutored in the traditional classical media of painting and sculpture. Continuing in his chosen path, David received further training at a university and subsequently earned his livelihood in several fields of endeavor; as a ... [more]
In my career, spanning over 30 years, I have used Adobe Illustrator for a very wide range of design applications from posters and fliers to book covers and billboards. I have used Illustrator for product design by employing the precision drafting capabilities that allow for creation of blueprints and map cartography. I use Illustrator to draft exportable files for computer-guided cutting and milling operations. In the fashion industry, I employ Illustrator to create vivid patterns for fabrics and appliques. And I often use Adobe Illustrator for Fine Art projects, Web Design Content, and for Book Illustrations as well.
I have had over 5 years experience in designing and maintaining 10 websites as part of full-time corporate position. I also design and provide web content on a freelance and contract basis. The web design software programs that I use are: Adobe Dreamweaver, Adobe GoLive and Microsoft FrontPage. I have also worked with some of the user-friendly online platforms, such as Weebly. I primarily provide web content in the form of digital photography, photo editing, and user interfaces. Although I am not a coder, I have a basic knowledge of HTML and the ability to hand-code for minor errors. I am well-versed in techniques and software for Search Engine Optimization of web sites. I have the basic knowledge for placing provided java script and ASP forms for interactive applications and use Adobe Designer for on-line response forms. I have experience in using video editing software and video codecs to format and place videos online. I also have experience in setting up and maintaining online stores.