ANTOINETTE CLARK

Clark935@aol.com

299 Johnson Drive

Castle Rock, CO

707-218-4030

 

Graphic Designer-Motion Graphic Designer-Composite Animation Artist

CAREER SUMMARY

Veteran broadcast designer with international cable and large market television network

experience in broadcast design, promotion, production, motion graphics, and image

branding. National recognition for the development of large scale branding and image

campaigns. Expert level proficiency with Adobe After Effects, Photoshop, and Illustrator

software on both PC and MAC platforms. I possess strong verbal and written

communication skills with clients, co-workers and the public. I am seriously dependable

with a strong emphasis on team building, accuracy, consistently providing above average

work.

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ACCOMPLISHMENTS

Winner of 2 regional Emmy Awards and 3 Telly Awards

My PSA concept (organ donation) and direction took 2nd place at the Promax/BDA Battle of the Promo Cutters

Competition

Introduced and developed 2 fully Mac-based work stations at Starz Cable Network

Developed and staffed the initial position of News/Graphics Liaison at WSVN (FOX) in Miami,

Florida

Developed a successful marketing division for a large scale non-profit organization

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TECHNICAL SKILLS

Operating systems: Machintosh, Windows

Software applications

Expert level: After Effects, Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign

Working knowledge: Premiere, Final Cut, Lightwave, Commotion, Toon Boom, Flash,

Drupal, Wordpress

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PROFESSIONAL BACKGROUND

Possible Design

08/2012-Present

 

I started this company to develop a network of professionals with a desire to make things better.

We make great ideas-for-good possible with professional promotion affordable. We bring amazing people together to discuss creative ways to nurture an idea,

leading to solutions for positive change.

 

 

Redwood Community Action Agency

10/2011-Present

Marketing and Media Services

 

After working for Redwood Community Action Agency (RCCA) as an AmeriCorps

VISTA, I developed the position of Media Services Specialist within the agency.

Given the task of branding the agency, I developed a 300+ page

interactive website, (rcaa.org) a social media presence on facebook and youtube,

produced over 15 PSA’s, and multiple radio and print announcements. I continue to write,

shoot and edit promotional videos, write press releases, manage and create content for

social media and newsletters, promoting the agency’s programs, accomplishments and

public image. I am responsible for generating analytical data tracking for the website and

social media and presenting it to senior staff and the Board of Directors. I created an

internal protocol for all agency communications going to the public and a newsletter for

internal use.

 

 

AmeriCorps VISTA

9/2010-10/2011

Resource Development Coordinator

 

I developed a successful fundraising program, wrote all promotional and marketing material for this

project and documented the program’s success.

 

 

AmeriCorps VISTA

Redwood Community Action Agency (RCAA) Straight-Up Program

Marketing and Event Coordinator

 

I created a brand identity for RCAA by documenting the development of the Agency

from it’s origination to the present. Produced a documentary about the Agency and how

their programs solve the issues of poverty. I conducted 13 interviews with the directors

that aired on the local television stations. I developed a timeline, documenting the

development and accomplishments of the organization over a 30 year period in an

exhibit. I was responsible for coordinating a large scale event, celebrating the 30th

anniversary of RCAA.

 

 

Department of Defense

American Forces Network (AFN), Riverside, CA

12/2005- 1-2009

Broadcast Designer

 

Created brand identity of a concept channel for the AFN network, targeted for the

younger military personnel. I created graphic promotional elements from ABC, CBS,

NBC, MTV, FOX, WB, ESPN, movies and shows and repackaged them with the AFN

brand of 7 different channels.

 

 

Starz, Denver, CO

5/1997-12/2003

On-Air Designer

 

Conceptualize, design and produce graphic packages for promotion of 13 channels on the

Starz network. Art Directed live film shoots, developing shot sheets and storyboards.

Emphasis on collaboration with producers and other designers to create original, cutting edge

designs. I implemented the first state-of-the art, Macintosh workstation. Responsible

for training one artist and researching technical support.

 

 

WPTV News Channel 5, West Palm Beach, FL

12/1994-5/1997

Senior Designer

 

Provided graphic support for noon and evening newscasts, creating station ids and news

promotions. Supervised two designers and trained two interns. I held the position of

freelance designer with WTVJ in Miami and senior designer at WPTV in West Palm

Beach simultaneously for 3 months.

 

 

WTVJ 6, Miami, FL

1/1993-2/1995

Freelance Broadcast Designer

 

Provided graphic support for noon and evening newscasts. Worked closely with

producers and reporters on news stories, promotions and independent productions. We

began using the Macintosh computers for on-air animations, winning 2 gold BDA-Promax

awards.

 

 

Instructional Television (ITV) of Broward County

2/1992-12/1993

Television Artist

 

My primary function was to provide storyboards, props, and on-air designs for the

production of instructional and informational videos for the Broward County schools. I

designed and built the Homework Hotline set and made several puppets to host a weekly

reading show for grade school students.

 

 

WSVN Channel 7

7/1990-6/1991

Senior Broadcast Designer

 

Provided graphic support for 5 daily newscasts. Designed station identification spots,

news promotions, on air sets and supervised three designers and two interns. I

implemented a new position of News Liaison for the station. Assisted with a total

station identification redesign during an affiliation switch.

 

 

WPEC TV 12

9/1987-6/1990

Senior Broadcast Designer/Art Director

 

Provided graphic support for 3 daily newscasts. Responsible for all on-air and printed

material. Assisted with a total station identification redesign during an affiliation

switch. Designed station identification spots, news promotions on-air sets and supervised

one designer. I was a courtroom illustrator for high profile Federal cases in West Palm

Beach.

 

 

WFTV Channel 5

04/1984-2/1985

Television Artist

 

Using fine arts methods, pen and ink, airbrush, markers and paint, I created camera cards

for on-air graphic support for news production. I created promotional print material for

magazine and newspaper publications. When the station received a Quantel Paintbox for

beta testing I learned how to use it and became one of the first Paintbox artists in the

United States.

 

 

Awards and Film Credits

Telly, 1999, 1998, 1997,

Regional Emmy, 1995, 1994

 

Image of Indians: How Hollywood Stereotyped the Native American 2003 Graphic

Designer (TV)

IMDB/Antoinette Clark

 

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Images created by Antoinette Clark

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