Ikumi Masuko

511 Waxford way, simpsonville SC 29681 ยท (864) 982-6506 ยท ikkyusan193@gmail.com

I am a web / graphic designer who is highly organized, hard-working and skilled on multiple applications. I can quickly soak myself into any new technologies or circumstances. My strength in design is building a clean UI and drawing cute illustrations. See more examples of my works in my portfolio.


Skills

Workflow
  • Graphic Design
    Adobe Illustrator: Vector drawing. logo, stationary, business card, map, etc., design. Pantone spot color. Typography design. Adobe Photoshop: Digital illustration. Image optimization. Etc. Blender & Maya: 3D image design
  • Website Design
    Wordpress website. Adobe Dreamweaver: HTML, CSS, Grid system, Bootstrap responsive website.
  • Photo Shooting & Editing
    DSLR photo shooting. Color Management. Photo retouching & restoration.
  • Animation & Bideo Editing
    Stop motion animation. Adobe Animate: Digital illustrated animation. Blender & Maya: 3D Animation. Adobe Premiere: Editing timeline, adding titles & subtitles, video & audio effects.
  • General Design Advising
    Corporate visual branding. Media marketing. Business ethic. Copyright.
  • Other Software Skills
    MS Office. Procreate. File maker pro.

language
  • English - Fluent (TOEIC SCORE: 920)
  • Japanese - Native
  • Mandarin - Conversational Level (HSK 5th Grade)

Education

Greenville technical college

Certificate in Graphic and website design 
GPA: 4.0

May 2020 - August 2022

Musashino Art University

Bachelor of ARTS: ART AND DESIGN 
Total Credit: 151, GPA: 3.93, WES Certified

April 2009 - March 2013

Wade Hampton High School

High school diploma

- January 2009

Experience

Language instructor (Japanese)

upstate international / SC nihongo club / online tutoring

Working to share my passion for linguistics and culture with the local international communities and more.

August 2020 - Current

Administrator / executive secretary

Mayuyama & Co., Ltd.  - art gallery in Tokyo, Japan

Assisted company to buy and sell artworks from international auctions for clients and daily management of gallery and special exhibitions.

April 2014 - December 2019

Administrative assistant of Painting / Drawing department

Assisted professors and students to manage classes.

April 2013 - March 2014

awards & Certifications


Portfolio

Responsive image