Hi I'm Karina Aguiar, a multi-disciplinary artist based in Massachusetts. I am in love with typography, character design, animation, and illustration. I am available for freelance and commission opportunities.

Resume

Experience

Senior Design Intern - Her Campus Media

January 2020 - May 2020

  • Curated social media graphics utilizing brand guidelines

  • Designed GIF animations for Instagram

  • Illustrated lead images to run alongside editorial articles

  • Designed custom apparel for campus clubs

  • Created print & digital recruitment flyers

Design Intern - Her Campus Media

May 2019 - August 2019

  • Created graphics for campus clubs including web banners, social media branding, and easy-to-use design templates

  • Lead a team of interns for our summer proposal project

  • Designed banner ads for beauty clients

  • Illustrated an entire suite of 60+ custom emojis

Help Desk Employee - MassArt Tech Central

May 2019 - August 2019

  • Speaking engagement technician

  • Assisted with general IT inquiries

  • Daily inventory of technical equipment

  • Facilitated tech rentals to students & faculty

software

Illustrator
InDesign
Zbrush
Keyshot
Photoshop
After Effects
Powerpoint
Excel
Word
Procreate

skills

Illustration

Vector Illustration

Design

Photo retouching

Digital Sculpting

Painting

Sculpture

Airbrushing

Screen printing

Color Theory

education

Massachusetts College of Art and Design BFA in Illustration | Grad. 2020

MassArt Faculty Award for Illustration

Special Recognition for Excellent Achievement | 2020

Society of Illustrators Student Competition

One of my thesis sculptures was chosen to be a part of the Society of Illustrators Student Competition | 2020

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©2020 by Karina Aguiar