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William S.

Plainfield, NJ

$45/hr

Experienced Graphic Designer and Graphic Applications Instructor

Background check passed as of 10/14/14
Usually responds in about 55 minutes

Experienced Graphic Designer and Graphic Applications Instructor

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Marketing and Advertising Graphic Design

•I have over 30 years of creative design and production experience

•My total Graphic Design/Production experience includes: Corporate Identity, branding
and standards, general graphic design and production of artwork for print and the web

•I am a qualified Adobe Applications Instructor

•Examples of my work may been seen in Layers, and Mac Design Magazine

•I have had articles on me in Impressions and Promo Magazines, Gift-wear News, Courier News, and a graphics website

In addition to this, I am a skilled Graphics Application trainer, handling both corporate and individual clientele. I am comfortable Delivering basic through advanced levels of training in the Adobe and Microsoft products.

As a mentor I have a solid understanding of the graphic design/production process, along with strong application skills, I am ready and motivated and dependable, please consider me.

Testimonials

"Superb teacher: honest, technically proficient and efficient"

- Mike, Highland Park, NJ on 7/15/12

"Great Teacher"

- Seth, Scotch Plains, NJ on 11/21/14

"Fantastic "

- Ron, New Brunswick, NJ on 10/5/14

"Extraordinary"

- John, New Providence, NJ on 9/20/14

"Bill is excellent at building a firm foundation for students and their projects!"

- Ralph, Morristown, NJ on 9/18/14

"Great tutor - Learning so much"

- Victoria, Westfield, NJ on 9/13/14

"Excellent teaching skills!"

- Carol , Bridgewater, NJ on 8/3/14

"Great Tutor - would highly recommend him."

- Miriam, Kendall Park, NJ on 1/20/13

"Great help!"

- Melanie, Somerset, NJ on 12/27/12

"Good tutor "

- Bruno, Jersey City, NJ on 10/15/12

"Great tutor!"

- Taryn, Austin, TX on 10/11/12

"Very strong educator"

- Jim, Matawan, NJ on 9/23/12
Business:
Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Corporate Training:
Adobe Flash,
General Computer,
HTML,
Microsoft Word, Web Design

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.

Adobe Flash

I have over 30 years experience in Graphic Design and training that includes Adobe Flash. Currently I am working with Vonage Customer Care Technology creating and producing YouTube customer care videos with Flash. examples supplied upon demand.

Adobe Illustrator

Design and production of vector artwork or illustration. Images utilized in web or print design.

Adobe InDesign

I have over 30 years of Graphic Design experience. For over 9 years I have used design software to produce graphic materials. I am familiar with both QuarkXpress and InDesign, and use InDesign regularly in my work. I have led classes in InDesign in The Yard School of Design, Anthem Institute and New Horizons computer learning center.
I will supply references upon request.

Adobe Photoshop

I am an experienced and skilled graphics applications trainer, handling both corporate and individual clientele. I am comfortable delivering basic through advanced levels of training in Adobe and Microsoft products. I have given training with both the New Horizons Computer Learning Center and Anthem Institute.

Dreamweaver

I am an experienced and skilled graphics applications trainer, handling both corporate and individual clientele. I have given training with both the New Horizons Computer Learning Center and Anthem Institute. I am comfortable delivering basic through advanced levels of training in the Adobe Dreamweaver CS3 through CS5.

General Computer

I have 30 years' experience in Graphic Design. I am proficient with both the Mac and the PC so either are OK.

HTML

Understanding the scripting language used in the design and production of web pages. The script is used in concert with CSS or Cascading style sheets, used to format HTML elements.

Macintosh

I have over nine years of computer related design experience, as both a Graphic Designer and an Instructor. I am proficient on either a Mac or PC computer. And I have trained students in the operation of both PC's and the Mac.

Web Design

I am currently teaching a class in Web design at the Yard School of Art, previously I have been an adjunct instructor with Anthem Institute, and New Horizons Computer Learning Center. I have taught basic through advanced levels in Dreamewaver, Flash, Photoshop, Illustrator, and web Design. I have an extensive background as a Graphic Designer and currently work with Vonage Customer Care Technology designing and producing customer care videos, I will provide references upon demand.

The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science & Art

Education

The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science & Art

Superb teacher: honest, technically proficient and efficient — I was very impressed by William, in our initial email conversation he gave me an honest assessment of the time needed and what we needed to accomplish in that time. During the tutoring session, he was focused, explained everything to me in detail, and I really feel like I got my money's worth and more out of my session with him. ...

— Mike, Highland Park, NJ on 7/15/12

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $45.00

Travel policy

William will travel within 30 miles of Plainfield, NJ 07063.


About William

Marketing and Advertising Graphic Design

•I have over 30 years of creative design and production experience

•My total Graphic Design/Production experience includes: Corporate Identity, branding
and standards, general graphic design and production of artwork for print and the web

•I am a qualified Adobe Applications Instructor

•Examples of my work may been seen in Layers, and Mac Design Magazine

•I have had articles on me in Impressions and Promo Magazines, Gift-wear News, Courier News, and a graphics website

In addition to this, I am a skilled Graphics Application trainer, handling both corporate and individual clientele. I am comfortable Delivering basic through advanced levels of training in the Adobe and Microsoft products.

As a mentor I have a solid understanding of the graphic design/production process, along with strong application skills, I am ready and motivated and dependable, please consider me.

Testimonials

"Superb teacher: honest, technically proficient and efficient"

- Mike, Highland Park, NJ on 7/15/12

"Great Teacher"

- Seth, Scotch Plains, NJ on 11/21/14

"Fantastic "

- Ron, New Brunswick, NJ on 10/5/14

"Extraordinary"

- John, New Providence, NJ on 9/20/14

"Bill is excellent at building a firm foundation for students and their projects!"

- Ralph, Morristown, NJ on 9/18/14

"Great tutor - Learning so much"

- Victoria, Westfield, NJ on 9/13/14

"Excellent teaching skills!"

- Carol , Bridgewater, NJ on 8/3/14

"Great Tutor - would highly recommend him."

- Miriam, Kendall Park, NJ on 1/20/13

"Great help!"

- Melanie, Somerset, NJ on 12/27/12

"Good tutor "

- Bruno, Jersey City, NJ on 10/15/12

"Great tutor!"

- Taryn, Austin, TX on 10/11/12

"Very strong educator"

- Jim, Matawan, NJ on 9/23/12
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Education

The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science & Art

Education

The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science & Art


Tutor Policies

Travel Radius
Travels within 30 miles of Plainfield, NJ 07063

William’s Subjects

Business:
Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Word
Corporate Training:
Adobe Flash,
General Computer,
HTML,
Microsoft Word, Web Design

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

In most cases, tutors gain approval in a subject by passing a proficiency exam. For some subject areas, like music and art, tutors submit written requests to demonstrate their proficiency to potential students. If a tutor is interested but not yet approved in a subject, the subject will appear in non-bold font. Tutors need to be approved in a subject prior to beginning lessons.


Background Check Status for William S.

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