Hi there! I’m Datyell Close, a visual + web designer in northern California. I like designing, coding, and tennis. View my current projects of designing and developing clock faces and apps for Fitbit smartwatches.
California State University, Chico
Fall 2015 – Spring 2019 (anticipated graduation)
BA in Communication Design: Graphic Design Option
Minor in Marketing
Certificate in Web Design & Publishing
Dubberly Design Office — San Francisco, CA
Worked alongside other designers in a design studio setting under the direction of a supervisor. Designed visual elements, including illustrations, three-dimensional computer models, and visual diagrams, for presentation to clients. Attended both in person and phone client meetings.
CSU Chico Research Foundation — Chico, CA
January 2017 – Present
Graphic Designer: Internship
Close Lumber — Sutter, CA
July 2011 – Present
Marketing & Web Services
Researched, developed, and designed a responsive online commerce website for usage on desktop and mobile devices. Managed online advertising campaigns and monitored online store analytics. Designed advertisements for distribution through newspaper, print, and web.
Adobe InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, XD
HTML5 & CSS
Responsive web design
Microsoft Windows 7-10
Adobe Premiere Pro