Kaitlinn Martin is an experienced Graphic Designer and Illustrator with a demonstrated history of working in the design industry. Skilled in traditional and digital Illustration, Graphics, Logo Design, Branding & Identity, Layouts, 3D Modeling, Typography and UI Design. Strong creative and visual arts professional with a Bachelor of Design focused in Illustration from OCAD University. Kaitlinn is currently living and working in Toronto, Canada, but is extremely interested in expanding overseas. Please feel free to contact for any design or creative inquiries.

 

Work Experience


ANTIBODY Healthcare Communications - Toronto, Ontario
Feb 2017 - Present
Develop marketing materials and content for print, web and apps. Work with established brand identities and refresh branding guidelines for creative content production and client communications.

TCG Toys - Toronto, Ontario
July 2017 - Dec 2017
Constructed showroom mock ups for product display and worked with creative team on variations for package design. By using existing brand guides, I created updated designs for various toy products and packaging.

Collage HR - Toronto, Ontario
Sept 2017 - Oct 2017
Layout and original illustrations for medical ebook created by Collage HR and MedReleaf. I was given the copy for the ebook, and was responsible for successfully creating layouts that fit within the Collage and Medleaf brand guidelines. Also completed original digital illustrations for the cover, inside chapter pages as well as accompanying "Hero Image" for Collage online blog page.

Imprint Creations - Vancouver, Canada
Feb 2017 - May 2017
Completed a contract as an in house graphic designer for Imprint Creations, which creates merchandise for up and coming Youtubers. I designed and executed the graphics that are used on tshirts, mugs, hats and other products dedicated to the Youtubers and their brand.

TAXI Canada Inc. - Toronto, Ontario
July 2011 - April 2012
Interned then worked in the Graphic Design department of Taxi 2. Gained great experience working with a team of designers in a professional environment for various clients. Also utilized and developed skills with Adobe graphic programs such as InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop.



Education


OCAD University - Toronto, Ontario
Sept 2012 - June 2016
    • Bachelor of Design, Illustration

George Brown College of Design - Toronto, Ontario
Sept 2005 - June 2008
    • Diploma of Graphic Design with Honours

 

Freelance Experience


Ministry of Detail - Toronto, Ontario
May 2017
    • Logo design, illustration, typography, installation decal design for special event

OCAD INSTUDIO Online  Magazine - Toronto, Ontario
Dec 2016
    • Feature Illustration for OCAD INSTUDIO Holiday Greeting

OCAD University - Toronto, Ontario
Aug 2014
    • Design 2014 University Agenda from concept to completion

OCAD University - Toronto, Ontario
Dec 2016
    • Illustration for OCAD 2016 Holiday Greeting Card

Board of Funeral Services - Toronto, Ontario
April 2013
    • Illustration and Design for BOFS Recruitment Campaign