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Graphic Design and Illustration

John Takai | Graphic Design


VECTOR ILLUSTRATIONS AND MARKETING MATERIALS. IN BUSINESS SINCE 2007.

My Design Projects

I work with a wide range of clients who require offsite graphic design support. Below are examples recent projects I have developed for my clients. Contact me if you need a quote on a custom project or have a question.

Starbucks Project Image

Global Digital Marketing Strategic Guide

The guide was a part of a series of several other books. The guide was created using Adobe InDesign, Illustrator and Photoshop. My responsibilities included page layout, proofreading, creating process charts, editing photos, aquiring social media screen captures, converting bitmap graphics to a vector format and ensuring design consistency.

Gumbiner Savett Project

Employee Recruitment Brochure

The brochure was an 8 page spread and saddle stitched. The client desired a clean design with plenty of white space. The brochure was created using Adobe InDesign.

Starbucks Project Image

Partnership Handbook

The handbook was design to be used as a notebook and as a way to communicate key partnering concepts between two companies. The client requested the handbook to be designed in PowerPoint. I created several vector elements for this project using Adobe Illustrator including a map and a series of icons representing how the client could provide support to the target client. The colors of the handbook were based on the target client's logo.

College Campus Map

College Campus Map

The client requested updates to roads and buildings on a vector based map. I recreated portions of the map, added new buildings, roads and edited the original design in order to make the map easier to read. The project was created using Adobe Illustrator.

Healthcare Strategic Solutions Chart

Healthcare Strategic Solutions Chart

The chart was designed to convey how the client provided support within a network of healthcare related organizations in order to optimize profit and productivity. The project involved creating vector icons and developing a chart that was informative yet easy to understand. The chart was made using Adobe Illustrator.

Education Icons

Education Icons

The icons were part of a series of icons for a client web application in the education industry. The icons were made using Adobe Illustrator.

Client Report

Client Report

The client required a cover design and document formatting. Photos were collaged using Adobe Photoshop and charts were created in Adobe Illustrator. Report was designed for print publication in Adobe InDesign.

Business Card

Business Card

The client provided a graphic for the business card and wanted the front of the card to be color-coded. The project was set-up double-sided and created in Adobe Illustrator.

Brochure Design

Brochure Design

This trifold brochure was a promotional services piece. The project required extensive Photoshop editing of many furniture images. The final files were created in Adobe InDesign.

Custom Steel Manufacturing Icons

About John Takai

An experienced self-employed Illustrator and Graphic Designer. My portfolio of vector illustrations are available for sale on many stock image websites. You can buy any of my images directly from me through this website. I'm located in Henderson, Nevada. I graduated from the California State University of Long Beach with a Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) in Illustration. My software knowledge includes: InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Word and PowerPoint.