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Hi, I'm Mike Rickman

I have extensive layout and design experience and enjoy working in a deadline oriented environment. My abilities in graphic design and art direction have culminated in a number of awards including, among others, best design, best large single advertisement, best small single advertisement, and best advertising special section from the Northern Illinois Newspaper Association.

Take a further look at my experience in my resume (PDF).

Please, feel free to contact me to schedule an interview.

Award Winning Page Design

An inside page of the Catholic Explorer newspaper
An inside page of the Catholic Explorer newspaper
An inside page of the Catholic Explorer newspaper
An inside page of the Catholic Explorer newspaper
An inside page of Catholic Explorer newspaper
The viewpoints page of Catholic Explorer newspaper
Magazine layout created with Adobe InDesign
Magazine layout created with Adobe InDesign

Award Winning Advertising Design

Part of an award winning series of ads, promoting Catholic Explorer's wedding supplement. Original illustrations by me.
Part of an award winning series of ads, promoting Catholic Explorer's wedding supplement. Original illustrations by me.
Part of an award winning series of ads, promoting Catholic Explorer's wedding supplement. Original illustrations by me.
Promotional poster for Catholic Explorer newspaper. Created using Photoshop, Illustrator, and Quark.
Award winning ad created in Photoshop, Illustrator, and Quark for Pierce Roofing.
Halloween party ad, featuring an original comic.
Ad created in Illustrator, advertising a party on Myrtle Beach. Original illustrations by me.
Created using Illustrator and InDesign