Name

Finda Ayu

About

I'm an Indonesian. Made friend with colouring books and children stories since kindergarten. In love with design and everything related to it since high school. I'm now pursuing my degree in graphic design in Malaysia.

I'm always inspired by imaginations, great thoughts, and the beauty of this very own life. I do believe in B&W and colourful things, they have their own beauty.

EDUCATION

Jul 07 - present
Limkokwing University of Creative Technology
Bachelor in Professional Design and Communication, majoring in Multimedia

Jun 05 - Jul 07
SMAK 7 BPK PENABUR JAKARTA
Senior High School

EXPERIENCES

Feb 2007
Canisius Science and Art Competition
2nd place on Computer Graphic Competition

Jul 2007
Web Design Fundamental Workshop
Digital Studio, Jakarta, Indonesia.

Jul - Aug 2007
Digital Photoimaging Fundamental Workshop
Digital Studio, Jakarta, Indonesia.

INTERNSHIP and WORK EXPERIENCES

Dec 2009 - Jan 2010
Intern at Lumire Hotel and Convention Center, Jakarta - Indonesia.
As graphic designer. Working under Public Relations department where we make concept and artwork for the special occasions advertising for Lumire Hotel and Convention Center.

Jan - Apr 2010
Intern at Surfer Girl Brand, Bali - Indonesia.
As Junior Designer. Working in creative department where we generate concept, product and artwork for the advertising and marketing campaigns for Surfer Girl Brand.

Jun 2010 - present
Brand and Creative Executive at Passion Communication, Jakarta - Indonesia.
Collaborating with the owner in creating the basic concept of the company, logo and its application, also other marketing campaigns for Passion Communication.

Dec 2010 - Jan 2011
Freelancer at Ava Design, Singapore.
Working on different projects, both print and digital media. Clients : Summer Haven nail parlor, Geometra movers, and Mohan tailors.

March 2011
"Pelota Doesn't Like the Sun" was published by Talikata Publishing, Indonesia.
It's a bilingual children picture book. The project is a collaboration between me and Ryu Tri, a children writer from Indonesia. I made the illustration and basic book layout, based on her original story.

You can find the complete collection of my artwork at www.findaayu.blogspot.com

Specialties

  • In love with illustration
  • graphic design
  • and a bit of multimedia and web design

Skills

  • Hand Drawing
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Flash
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Basic HTML and CSS