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April Forbes 757.619.3534 Richmond, VA

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April Forbes 757.619.3534 Richmond, VA


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Virginia Aquarium

The stingray's coloration commonly reflects the seafloor's shading, camouflaging it from predatory sharks and larger rays.

The flying fish has a streamlined torpedo shape that helps them gather enough underwater speed to break the surface, and their large, wing-like pectoral fins get them airborne.

Virginia Aquarium

Virginia Aquarium

April Forbes 757.619.3534 Richmond, VA

The seahorse is among the only animal species on Earth in which the male bears the unborn young.


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Sarah Thomas 128 Parkwood Ave. Virginia Beach, VA 23451

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Parker 405 Garden St. Richmond, VA 23228

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Sarah Thomas 128 Parkwood Ave. Virginia Beach, VA 23451 & Kristy 128 Parkwood Ave. Justin Virginia Beach, VA 23451 request your attendance

to celebrate their marraige Save the Date Justin & Kristy

March 12, 2012 at 4 o’clock p.m. Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden 1800 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond, VA 23228

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March 12, 2012 in Richmond, VA

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Save the Date

Justin & Kristy Save the Date are getting married

Justin & Kristy are getting married

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March 12, 2012 in Richmond, VA

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April Forbes 757.619.3534 Richmond, VA

You’re invited! For: Date: Time: Place:

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You’re invited! For: Date: Time: Place:

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April Forbes amfinvb@gmail.com

757.619.3534

Experience

Freelance Designer Spring Branch Community Church Virginia Beach, VA•2010 Designed the logo as well as other promotional material for a retreat. Promotional material included hand outs, digital slides and other informational pieces. Worked with retreat organizer to understand perameters and to get feedback on the direction of the logo. Volunteer/Leader Appalachian Service Project

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Appalachia•2003 through 2008 Leader of a team in 2007 and 2008 and was responsible for the safety and instruction of six highschool student volunteers. Worked on a team of eight people to repair homes in Appalachia. Worked with other leaders to develop the best strategy to execute our project and gathered the necessary supplies for the project.

Hostess & Take out server Quaker Steak and Lube Richmond, VA.•June 2010 to present. Works with other employees to ensure satisfaction of customers through exceptional customer service. Able to work well under pressure and under time constraint, as well as problem solving and organization. Nanny Richmond, VA•October 2008 to present Supervises a child during after-school and summer hours. Aids her with homework and is responsible for creating activities and scheduling.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond, VA•December 2011

Skills

Computer: Adobe Illustrator

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Interests

Adobe Photoshop Adobe InDesign Adobe Dreamweaver Adobe Flash CSS Photography Illustration Bookmaking Painting Stamp making Letterpress

Tumblr, traveling, Chuck Palahniuk books, VCU basketball, and Instagram

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