curriculum vitae

Breejn is Brenda.

A 28-year-old illustrator from the Netherlands. “Breejn” is pronounced as ‘brain’, and is a blend between the word brain and my name Brenda.

 

personal information

Brenda Lamers
01 September 1990
Vierlingsbeek, Noord Brabant, Netherlands
brenda@breejn.nl (personal)
info@breejn.nl (business)
06 122 00 728
www.breejn.nl

  

education

2007 – 2012
Bachelor of ICT,
Communication and Multimedia Design
Hogeschool van Arnhem en Nijmegen
content design – user experience – storytelling – interaction design – digital media productions

 

experience

 2017 – Current
Freelance Illustrator
Breejn, Vierlingsbeek
graphic design – print – digital illustration – branding – product design

2012 – 2017
Freelance Multimedia Designer
Breejn, Vierlingsbeek
branding – promotional material – motion graphics – videography – photography

2012
Graduate Internship
Knaek Promotions BV., Utrecht
Thesis on brand loyalty among students + content creation based on thesis results
research – videography – graphic design – motion graphic design

2010 -2011
Internship
Music Maker Media Group, Arnhem
Thesis on the added value of digital content in addition to the existing magazines + content creation for websites
research – videography – online advertisements – gamification

skills

English and Dutch – fluent in both written and verbal.

Adobe CC – good with Photoshop + Draw; basic knowledge of After Effects, Illustrator and Premiere Pro.

Coding/Wordpress – basic knowledge of HTML, CSS, PHP and JS.

Networking, organisation and flexibility – main soft skills I learned from being a freelancer.

 

interests

professional:
graphic design – print – digital illustration – social media – branding & identity – creative concept design – user experience – storytelling – advertising

personal:
photography – travel – vegetarianism – craft beer – progressive rock/metal music – art & museums – coffee – soccer