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Keri O'Mara

Independent Designer & Illustrator, Visual Design Remote Instructor Associate at General Assembly

Chicago

Keri is an independent designer, illustrator, and aspiring corgi owner based in Chicago. She works with a broad range of clients and disciplines, including editorial, branding, identity, presentation, and print design. When she's not working on freelance projects, she spends her time petting dogs and drinking coffee. Her experience ranges from working for fair trade companies in both Ghana and Nepal to teaching the Visual Design course and workshops at General Assembly. Keri holds a BFA in Visual Communication Design from University of Notre Dame.

Keri is always on the look out for new design projects. If you’d like to see more work or find out more information about working together, please get in touch here.

Upcoming:

Visual Design 101

Visual Design 101

In this hands-on introductory workshop, learn the basics of visual communication by applying Photoshop’s powerful functions to digital product design.

21
Wed, 21 February 6:00 - 8:00pm CST
Be Your Own Boss: Freelance 101

Be Your Own Boss: Freelance 101

Curious about working as a freelancer? Get the low down on the freelance life, best practices and walk away with a game plan to begin working in your field.

28
Wed, 28 February 6:00 - 8:00pm CST

Previously (12):

Visual Design 101

Visual Design 101

In this hands-on introductory workshop, learn the basics of visual communication by applying Photoshop’s powerful functions to digital product design.

3 Times

Visual Design Remote (Online)

Visual Design Remote (Online)

In this 8-week part-time course, students learn the tools, theory, and practical techniques needed to create visually stunning designs.

Create a Stand-Out Portfolio with Adobe InDesign

Create a Stand-Out Portfolio with Adobe InDesign

Want to stand out in the job hunt, but have bland looking portfolio? Join us for an interactive workshop to design a customized portfolio template that highlights your work!

Be Your Own Boss: Freelance 101

Be Your Own Boss: Freelance 101

Curious about working as a freelancer? Get the low down on the freelance life, best practices and walk away with a game plan to begin working in your field.

Bringing Ideas to Life With Adobe InDesign

Bringing Ideas to Life With Adobe InDesign

Learn to create a new file, set up master pages, place images, format text, link text boxes, use layers, create print ready files and more.

Bringing Your Résumé to Life with Adobe InDesign

Bringing Your Résumé to Life with Adobe InDesign

Want to stand out in the job hunt, but have bland looking resume? Join us for an interactive workshop to design a customized resume that highlights your professional skills!

Introduction to the Chicago Design Community

Introduction to the Chicago Design Community

Join General Assembly for a free orientation to the Chicago design scene.

Digitize Hand Lettering in Adobe Illustrator

Digitize Hand Lettering in Adobe Illustrator

Transform hand lettered words and phrases into digital vector shapes in Adobe Illustrator. Use your skills to create designs for blog posts, social media, and more!

Visual Design

Visual Design

In this 8-week part-time course, students learn the tools, theory, and practical techniques needed to create visually stunning designs.

Inside the Minds of Brilliant Designers

Inside the Minds of Brilliant Designers

An exclusive monthly speaker series that offers a glimpse inside the creative process of local design experts.

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