Welcome to my digital dis-playground. My name is Jack Clabough; this is my Portfolio Site, intended to accompany my Resume and Curriculum Vitae. I am a 44 year old senior level graphic designer with 25+ years professional experience; I provide creative and practical solutions to digital dilemmas. I am very goal oriented with a passion for paying strict attention to details. I am well rounded and possess true leadership potential on many different levels. I am fascinated with acquiring knowledge and very open to new ideas. I am passionate about design, typography, and how the two relate to one another. I am intrigued by very clean and technical types of expression, a fan of mechanical drawing and vector illustration.
I have been an Art Director for over 10 years and a lifelong student of the principles and movements in Graphic Design. I am a thinker, a wordsmith, a communicator, and a problem solver. I have a strong design oriented liberal arts background that is rich in many disciplines. I have studied in the shadows of greatness, fortunate to have been placed in tremendous company throughout my career. I am a mentor with a huge potential to share my experiences with others.
I am a self professed expert in Macromedia Freehand MX. I am an aficionado of Adobe design software: Illustrator CS4, Photoshop CS4, InDesign CS4 and Acrobat 9 Pro. I am fluent in Adobe design software: Flash and Dreamweaver. I currently hold 37 Certificates in various internet and design softwares from New Horizons Computer Learning Center. I am BrainBench Certified in Adobe Illustrator CS, Adobe Photoshop CS, Adobe Photoshop CS3, Adobe InDesign CS, Adobe InDesign CS3, Macromedia Freehand 9, and Web Design Concepts. I tend to be ‘Mac biased’ but I am proficient in both Mac and PC platforms.