terrell pearson, BFA

freelance digital designer

 

Terrell Pearson freelance digital designer in DC, has over five years of experience with art, illustration, print, web, video, motion & sound design experience from various clients through his freelance company NuCreature Media.

He has also designed graphics for ministries such as Bishop Eddie Long to New Life Covenant Church in Chicago and other christian businesses & ministries.


Education

Terrell Pearson Digital Designer earned his BFA in Digital Design from AIU-Atlanta and continuing graduate study in Web Design/NewMedia at Academy of Art University. He has developed skills in Video Editing-Post Production, Sound Design, Web Programming, utilizing the Adobe Creative Cloud (Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Audition, Premiere, After Effects, Acrobat), Apple Logic Pro, HMTL/CSS, WordPress CMS.


Experience

Marketing & Communications Volunteer – Friendship Place 

  • Assist this local DC non-profit with marketing & communications through video, web, & other graphic designs. 

Digital Designer/Illustrator – NuCreature Media | nucreature.com

  • Create, edit and optimize all site content including graphics, text, images.
  • Perform SEO using various plugins for titles, tags, keywords, etc.
  • Monitor online searches & site ranking via Alexa, Google Analytic, Webmaster Tools.
  • Installed various plugins for seo, shopping cart, video media, etc.
  • Collaborate with clients and staff of designers using Email & Skype.

Graphic Designer/Illustrator – Street Sense Media

  • Created hand/digital illustrations for published news articles.
  • Collaborated with Editor in Chief and other staff for concepts.

WordPress Web Developer – Ora Interactive

  • Provided WordPress development for client’s website pedelty.com 

Graphic/Web Designer | New Life Covenant Church | 2011 – 2012

  • Designed church web & print projects for  this large mega-church.
  • Updated church micro-site via WordPress.
  • Modified HTML/CSS for enhanced look and layout as well as links.
  • Visit church  website: www.templeproject.net 

Web Content Editor – BGT Partners/Creative Group

  • Migrated content from SharePoint into Ektron CMS 400 while optimizing site.
  • Created HTML pages for use on client website while enhancing online brand.
  • Optimized graphics for web (format, resolution, size, color, transparency, etc.)

skills

Computer Skills (years):
  • Adobe Photoshop 5 
  • Adobe InDesign 3
  • Adobe Acrobat 5
  • Adobe Audition 3
  • Adobe Premiere 3
  • Adobe After Effects 3
Other: (years)
  • HTML 
  • CSS3 
  • MAC OSX 
  • WordPress

memberships

“Terrell  shows great talents in graphic design…He shows strength in self-learning and creation as well. I believe that Terrell Pearson will be an asset to his future team with his dedication, talents, and passion.”

Grace wang

Associate Professor at American Inter-Continental University

“I had the pleasure of working with Terrell on many group projects. His creative skills and work ethic were valuable assets that enhanced the project workflow. All collaborative efforts were met with praise from our professors.  I look forward to the opportunity to work with him again.”

Christopher Deano

Creative Marketing Specialist, Tek-uniQue Graphics 

” I contacted Terrell initially to design our group logo, then he reached out to me to create matching business cards. Terrell is very good about answering my technical questions, performs detailed questioning exercises to help you think through the best product, layout, and content, and is knowledgeable about current design trends…”

victoria fowlis

Victoria Fowlis-Porschia , San Francisco, Ca