Hailey Skye’s passion as a designer is driven by opportunities to expand her practice and skill. She has a deep understanding of typographic hierarchy and an extensive knowledge of both digital and hand-made typefaces. She’s described as a fast learner, easy to work with, self-motivated and is eager to contribute and become a strong team member at a new creative agency in Portland. Strongest traits include: typographic hierarchy, branding, vector illustrations, and handlettering. Knowledgeable on both Mac and PC computers and in the following programs: Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, AfterEffects, Final Cut Pro, FontLab, Pages, MS Office, and Keynote.
Hot Pepper Studios
March 2016 — Present
Responsible for art direction and implementation for a range of projects including print, web, mobile app, and experiential platforms. Clients include: Compassion and Choices, Clackamas Educational School District, co:here Women in Tech & Design Events, Communities that Care, Compassion and Choices, Hypix Media, Junior Achievement, Mac's List, Maloy's Jewelry, and WebVisions Events.
Portland, OR 97214
October 2013 — March 2016
Lead designer on group and individual projects ranging from branding, and illustration to web design, and inbound marketing. Clients include: Subaru, Portland Rose Festival, Timberline Lodge, Hallmark Resorts, Snowbasin Resort, Lithia, Michelle DeCourcy Design, Red Star Tavern, The Human Collective, and WorkSource.
Hailey Skye Dehler Design
Freelance Graphic Designer
January 2015 — Present
Manage print and digital projects from discovery and concepting, through development to final completion. Clients include: apply101, Bridgetown Solutions, Fred & Otto’s Farms, Home First Development, Mill Meadow Farms, and Steve Adams Guitar.
Center For Design
Design Team Member
January 2013 — December 2013
Member of a student-lead design studio overseen by faculty supervision. As an introduction to agency life, this group focused on conversing with clients, team structure, and collaboration. Clients include: Multnomah County Health Department, Dick's Kitchen, Wonderland Tattoos, and Spielwerk Toys.
Copy & Print Depot/ Cashier
May 2011 — February 2014
Oversaw design and print jobs alongside customers with special attention to quality of final product and with appreciation of deadlines. Proven track record of multi-tasking, exceptional time management, and the ability to help customers across all departments.
IRCO, Sabin Elementary
Art, Photo, & Tie Dye Instructor
April, 2009 — May, 2011
Responsible for creating lesson plans and independently teaching two one-hour classes once a week. Ages ranged from 1st–8th grade.
MESD Outdoor School Counselor
Namanu and Sandy River Camp
Responsible for independently teaching plants and soil field study as well as caring for a cabin of 6th grade students.
Art Instructor & Personal Aid
Mount Hood Kiwanis Camp
Responsible for assisting disabled campers while attending meals and activities at the camp and Trillium Lake.
Mt. Tabor Middle School
Tutoring 6th– to 8th–grade students in groups and independently.
Pacific Northwest College of Arts, Portland, OR 97209
Communication Design Major
August, 2010 — May, 2014
Dean’s List, 2011 and 2013
Photography featured in PNCA BFA show 2013, Submit Magazine 2013 edition, cover artwork of Writers in the Schools (WITS) 2010 Anthology, and in ArtCarved Class Ring Catalogue 2009.
President, Lucky Blue Agency
President, Bridgetown Solutions
Producer, Fish Marketing
503.943.5958 ext. 1009