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Laura Powell's Resume

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Laura Powell
Ojai, Ca 93022
email:d29s@gotsky.com
Tel: 805-500-5314

Ojective

Laura Powell strives to combine all of her various understandings of the design profession to create rich immersive websites and multimedia.

Education

"2011-present" - Sessions College for Professional Design - Advanced Web Design Certificate Program with concentrations in Graphics.

"1999-2003"- The University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - 4 year post graduate degree in Landscape Architecture.

"1996 – 1998" - West Los Angeles College Certificate, Basic Travel

"1980 – 1982" - The New School, Parsons School of Design Undergraduate degree Program - Interior Designer

"1976 – 1978" - Ultisima Cosmetology and Beauty Institute - Cosmetology and Beauty Studies. - Licensed Cosmetologist in New York and California - Specialized Hair and makeup Artist

Employment

"2000-present" - Design to the Nines Architects - Los Angeles and Ojai, CA

  • Owner-Manager
  • Urban and Environmental Planning
  • Landscape Architectural Design
  • Hospitality Design
  • Interior Design
  • Web and Graphic Artist

"2013-present" - The Cedar Waxwing Group- Urban and Environmental Planning - Redevelopment of Cities and Communities in Canada and the US -Ojai,CA

  • CEO
  • Planner
  • Web and Graphic development
  • Head of Landscape Architectural Designs Department:
    • Environmental design
    • Roof and Wall Garden design
    • Native Plantings
    • Wetland Restoration and Planning
    • Park Planning
    • Urban design
  • Interior Design

"2011-present" - CEOz - Assisting new Entrepanuers in starting-up companies from financing to design and development Ojai, CA

  • Owner-Manager
  • Interior Design
  • Web and Graphic design
  • Multi-media planning
  • Assist in Business Proposals and Planning

"1995-present" - The Art of Dreamin' - A Vector Designed Metal Art Company - Ojai, CA

  • Owner-Manager
  • Furniture Design
  • Graphic Design

"1991-1994" - World Yacht Cruises,- Elegant Dining Afoat. - New York, NY

  • Restaurant Management
  • Catering Manager/Theme Party Design

"1992-1994" - Michelle Elizabeth Salon - Beauty Salon and Spa. Beverly Hills, CA

  • Salon Manager
  • Hair Stylist

Skills

Web Design • Web Layout • Graphic DesignFireworks • XHTML • HTML 5 • CSS5 • CSS3 • Responsive Web Design • PHP • MySQL • JavaScript • ActionScript 3 • Flash Animation • Flash Character Animated Design • Flash Banner Ads • Flash VideoPhotoshop • Digital Painting • Color Theory • Typography • Logo Design • PHP Form Validation • Photo Manipulation • Book and Poster Illustration • Landscape Freestyle Sketches • Dreamweaver • InDesign • Illustrator • Adobe CS5 Master Collection • Garageband • Blogging Technology - Wordpress Theming, Blogger • Ecommerce • Maya • 3D Modeling (BIM)ArchiCad • AutoCad • SketchUp • VectorWorks Landmarks • Motion Graphics • Digital Photography • Product Photography • Video Editing • Everything Apple Computer • Pages • Microsoft Office and Powerpoint • Social Networking - Ning Social Network Websites Wix Website setupsShutterfly Share Sites