About

Sophia Almada is originally from Arizona, but now calls San Francisco, California home. She began her education majoring in Fine Art Painting where she was taught traditional and contemporary drawing, painting, sculpture, and printmaking. During this time, Sophia discovered her true love was actually for Graphic Design and promptly switched her education focus and has been working towards a degree in Graphic Design since.


Education

Academy of Art University San Francisco
Major: Graphic Design
Expected Graduated Date: December 2013


Skills

Over a year spent envisioning, concepting, pitching, writing, roughing, comping, presenting, revising, producing, and delivering. Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Mac and PC fluency. Experience in digital, high-quality, large-scale print. Skilled in hand die cutting, embossing and debossing. Disciplined in typography, typesetting, and designing typefaces. Digital and film photography experience. Years of producing hand-drawings, paintings, and sculptures.