Margaret Yang Carlos Design & Production

about me

I'm Margaret, a Graphic Designer based in Los Angeles. My passion is to provide creative marketing services (print and web) to help grow small businesses. I currently work full-time as a Digital Production Artist at Russ Reid Company, an advertising agency dedicated to serving non-profit organizations around the world.
  Margelous Facts:
  • Born and raised in Los Angeles (Highland Park), transplanted to the San Fernando Valley in 1996
  • Graduated with B.A. with Honors from California State University, Northridge in 2007
  • Happily married since September 2013
  • Beauty and makeup enthusiast
  • Plays recreational Softball and Volleyball
  • Has a modest collection of Sharpie products
  • Other interests: Typography, handlettering and stationery
  • Television: HGTV
  • Supports AIGA, the professional association for design
 

What I Do

Graphic Design

Logos, business cards, stationery, postcards, flyers, brochures, t-shirts, signage, handlettering

Web Design

Websites, blogs, digital banner ads, email design, social wallpapers, promotional graphics, WordPress, MailChimp

Production

For those who have existing print work or websites that need ongoing maintenance or additional design services.


experience

Employment

Since 2012

Digital Production Artist Russ Reid Company

2007-2013

Freelance Graphic DesignersilverECHO, Inc.

Since 2006

Freelance Graphic Designer Margelous Design

Fall 2006

Intern meat and potatoes, inc.

Skills

  • WEB DESIGN 85%

  • TYPOGRAPHY 90%

  • LAYOUT 90%

  • EMAIL MARKETING 80%

  • WORDPRESS 85%

  • PRODUCTION 90%

Honors & Awards

  • Maintained above 3.5 GPA, graduated with Honors at Cal State University, Northridge (2007), Dean's List
 

Education

2003-2007

Bachelor of Arts: Graphic Design California State University, Northridge

 

selected artwork

Ladera Ranch Dentistry & Orthodontics Direct Mail

Promotional direct mail postcards for LRD&O's current clients.

Ladera Ranch Dentistry & Orthodontics Stationery

Minimal style design for standard letterhead and #10 envelope.

Ladera Ranch Dentistry & Orthodontics Business Card

Even-folded business card design.

Ladera Ranch Dentistry & Orthodontics Website Redesign

WordPress theme design, carousel banner designs, and website maintenance.        

Cube Marketplace Blog Theme Design

WordPress blog theme design for an LA cheese bar and cafe.

Cube Marketplace Email Newsletter Signup

Designed and implemented email newsletter signup page which featured past issues as well as an incentive for signing up. Signup process was set-up using MailChimp.

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Location

Margelous Design
Winnetka, California

Contact Info

P: (818) 795-4657
marge@margelous.com