Resume

Karen Hudson
Graphic Designer for Entertainment
e-mail: khudrock@gmail.com

I am an enthusiastic team member seeking work as a lead graphic designer on an indie film or an established tv or streaming series. On a new series, I would be an asset as a second graphic designer, assisting the lead with creating graphics for set. Much of my past experience lies in the publishing and music fields designing world renowned children’s book series, marketing materials, logos and cd packaging.

BS Degree in Graphic Design-State University College at Buffalo

Skills
• Adobe Creative Suite: Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, After Effects, Protopie, Keynote,
Microsoft Office, Acrobat, WordPress, iMovie, Dropbox, Hightail, iStock
• Creating design concepts for signage, documents, props and gak in Adobe Illustrator
• Experience with color printing, and knowledge of materials for signage
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills, working closely with all departments
• Focused, with attention to details

Film & TV Graphic Design Experience
2021:
Susie Searches Graphic Designer, Brooklyn, NY
Pep Graphic Designer, remote
Resurrection Graphic Designer, remote
The Blacklist (NBC) Additional Graphic Designer, remote
2019:
Bleecker Graphic Designer, remote
For Life (ABC) (1 month) 2 episodes, Queens, NY
Forty Year Old Version (Netflix) Lead Graphic Designer, New York, NY
Younger S6 (TV Land) Eps. 1-6   Lead Graphic Designer, LIC, NY
2018:
Instinct S2 (CBS) Eps. 8 & 9 Graphic Designer, Brooklyn, NY
Bad Education (HBO)-Lead Graphic Designer, New York, NY
Jungleland (Scott Free Productions) Lead Graphic Designer, (3 weeks-remote)
Main Justice (CBS Pilot)-1 week prep Graphic Designer (2nd), Brooklyn, NY
The Tick (Amazon)-1 week Graphic Designer (2nd), Bronx, NY
Jessica Jones S3 (Netflix)- 3 weeks prep Graphic Designer (2nd), Brooklyn, NY
Elementary (CBS)-dayplayer Graphic Designer (2nd), Brooklyn, NY

Set dresser/Props additional experience
2017:
The Irishman, Daredevil, Russian Doll, Gotham, Happy Set dresser, Brooklyn, NY
Madame Secretary, Shades of Blue, Blindspot, Deception Props assistant, New York, NY
2016:
Orange Is the New Black S5,  2 episodes, Props assistant, Blauvelt, NY  
Shades of Blue (NBC) S2,  4 episodes, Set dresser, Brooklyn, NY and Astoria, NY   
Blindspot (NBC) S3,  4 episodes, Props assistant, New York, NY                 
Wonder Wheel Set dresser, Coney Island, NY 

Karen Hudson Graphics • Graphic Designer 
Sony Entertainment, BMG Entertainment, Milan Entertainment, Cafe Music Network, VHRP LIVE! 
Created catalogs, brochures, ads, postcards, posters, displays, marketing materials, CD packaging, sales sheets

Scholastic, Inc. • Art Director/Designer
Managed and designed over 70 book projects a year• Designed best-selling book series “Animorphs” and “Everworld” and more for Scholastic, Inc. • Reported to Creative Director, and to the Vice President/Publisher weekly to work on special projects


Education:
State University College at Buffalo: B.S. in Graphic Design
Noble Desktop: After Effects 1