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730 Lighthouse Ave
Monterey, CA 93940

 

Pixels Graphic Design

SERVICES

Graphic Design

Pixels Graphic Design features a full staff of certified graphic designers. Using our combined experiences and knowledge, Pixels will help you go from an idea on a napkin to a fully realized design. Our shop designs for many restaurants, retail shops, and other private businesses. Although Pixels designs greatly for commercial businesses, we also have a strong interest in making our skills attainable for personal use. We create programs and invitations for weddings, memorials, and newsletters for our community regularly. To find out more about how we can make your idea meet 'paper' so to speak, give us a call, E-mail, or stop in our shop.

Printing

Pixels Graphic Design began life as a copy center. We still offer many of the same services in addition to our design work. At Pixels, you can make self-service color and black and white copies. We can print small (4.25" wide) to large (42" wide) by the sheet or on the roll. Pixels also offers many other printed materials that are not just paperwork. Our shop is setup to create vinyl banners, lettering, and signs. We also print n' press t-shirts and bags with rapid turn-around times. We can custom machine cut paper shapes for invitations or work with die makers to create custom die-cut printed products. Pixel Graphic Design also designs and prints perfect bound self-published books and can provide you with an ISBNs and barcodes. We love to use our design experience to create custom printed products for you and your business. Because the production possibilities are nearly endless for our shop, below are general categories of our services. If you'd like a quote, call (831) 333-0174.

Printing Services:

Color copies

Black\White Copies

Blueprints

Vinyl lettering

Banners

Brochures

Business Cards

Vinyl decals

Giclee Prints

Letters/Letterhead

PVC Signage

Window Clings

Car Magets

Post Cards

Envelopes

Greeting Cards

And More!

Self-Publishing

Pixels Graphic Design can create and print your books. We can help at every stage of production to create your own book and help you get it out in the world for all to see! Pixels can setup your book from scratch from your printed manuscript (we can do the typing) or digital document such as Word, WordPerfect, Docs, or plain text. We can layout and format your book for publication, including all front matter, headers and footers, chapter breaks, page numbering, and copyright pages. Pixels can also provide you with the necessary ISBN and barcodes to sell your book. Our unique service allows us to help you choose the best way to produce your book.

Web Design

Pixels Graphic Design create web sites and will host and maintain your site. Our graphic designers and web developers work together to create sites that not only look great but functional smoothly as well. Pixels can take over where your last web developer left off or start from stretch. We create mobile web sites as well and are sure to make our sites Google friendly, to optimize your "free" listings. Pixels features a planned completion date, right from the start. Your web site is guaranteed to launch on time or we pay for a year of your domain and hosting! We are a full development partner of Godaddy and can provide hosting, domain services, E-mail, E-mail Blast mailing, and purchasing of web products during auction or transfers.

Computer Repair

Pixels Graphic Design offers in-home, in store, or on-site computer repair services. Our skilled and certified Windows and Mac technicians can solve your troubles! Give us a call and we'll get our in-house computer technicians on your computer problem. Our shop is all digital and as you can imagine we often must address computer and network issues to keep our business operating. To help keep our techs busy, we outsource their services to you! So you will get the same smart, reliable, and fair technicians that keeps Pixels running!

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OUR TEAM


KEVIN SMITH

Over the past 16 years Kevin has worked with many types of businesses some most notable include: Best Western, Big Sur Food & Wine, Cypress Point Club, Intel, and Clint Eastwood’s Mission Ranch. As well as government and non-profit organizations such as the United Nations-MBC, Monterey Peninsula Unified School District, U.S. Defence Language Institute, and the Rotary of Pacific Grove. Each with their own unique challenges but all completed with elegant, efficient designed products.

By listening to his clients, Kevin is able to create a smooth, working partnership for the duration of the entire project. Paying delicate attention to common mistakes such as grammar errors and spelling, he ensures that every word and space is according to what the client expects from a professional. Applying feedback from the client to jobs allows him to flex his artistic abilities to suite whatever the client has foreseen in their project. Kevin has proved exceptional multi-tasking skills, customer service, and demonstrated incomparable experience of making crucial decisions that allows him to get projects done accurately within the deadline.

•Adobe Photoshop, Dreamweaver, Flash, InDesign, Premier, Audition, Acrobat
•Microsoft Word, Excel, Publisher
•HTML, JavaScript, CSS, ActionScript, BASIC
•Certification in Computer Graphics, Dreamweaver, Office, HTML language, Javascript language

Owner (2011-Present)

Graphic Design, Web Design
Since 1999

Member:
Optimist Club
Pacific Grove Chamber of Commerce
Rotory of Pacific Grove

 

JENNIFER MCDONALD

 

 


As the primary graphic designer of Pixels, Jennifer has developed and designed hundreds of graphics, logos, signs, and menus. Her lighthearted imagination is matched perfectly to her illustration abilities and mastery of the Adobe design suite. Jennifer has most recently been recognized and awarded for her designs of posters and packaging by Graphic Design Magazine.

Jennifer attended The Art Institute of Dallas, Dallas, TX, where she received her Bachelor of Fine Arts in Graphic Design. Her experience began as a Production Artist where she learned the fundamentals of printing and also customer expectations regarding design interpretation. Jennifer is a sincere and driven designer who enjoys new challenges and always executes a well rounded customer experience.

 

•Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Audition, Acrobat
•Microsoft Publisher, Word, Powerpoint
•Digital and hand illustration
•Bachelor of Fine Arts

Graphic Designer (2012-Present)

Graphic Design
Since 2009

Winner:
American Package Design
Eastgate Mystic Product Box, 2015
American Graphic Design
Fiesta de La Carrera Poster, 2014

 

 

MARIA SOLORIO

Maria attended Platt College of Design & Multimedia in San Diego, CA where she received her A.S. in 2001. Her experience began with pre-press production where she learned the fundamentals of lithography printing. Maria then began a 7 year venture as Lead Graphic Designer for International Paper Co. in Salinas, CA where she designed flexographic artwork for local companies including Dole, Tanimura & Antle, and other local agricultural companies.

 

•Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Acrobat
•Microsoft Word, Publisher
•File setup,composition, art recreation, image manipulation, color correction
•Finishing processes; binding, cutting, collating, mounting
•Associates in Design & Multimedia

Print Production (2014 – Present)

Graphic Design,
Print Production
Since 2000

   

 

APRIL MEDINA

 

 


April attended California State University – Monterey Bay where she received her Bachelors in Communication Design in 2013. She graduated with honors and received the Oustdanding Communication Design Capstone Award. While attending CSUMB, April was also a Volunteer Webmaster for Santa Rita Creek Watershed Group.org, as well as, Rescue Rabbit sRock.com. Her other accomplishments include serving in the United States Air Force for 6 years.

•Dreamweaver, Drupal, Wordpress
•Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash
•HTML, CSS, PHP, JQuery
•Domain transfer & setup
•Social media, email campaigns

Web Designer (2014 – Present)
Website Design, Web Development
Since 2011

 

 

QUINTON MCKEE

Quinton joined Pixels in 2013 as an intern while studing design at California State University - Monterey Bay. From 2013-2014 he was President of the CSUMB Design Club. In 2015, Quinton was the 1st Place recepient of the American Heart Association & Stroke Walk logo contest. Later that same year Quinton graduated CSUMB with a Bachelors in Communication Design and became a full staff member at Pixels. Quinton has experience in graphic design, illustration, and print production. His communication abilities and eye for detail combined with a passion for design and art in general haven proven to be valuable assets to the Pixels team.

•Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Acrobat
•Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Publisher
•File setup, layout, art recreation, image manipulation, color correction
•Finishing processes; binding, cutting, collating, mounting

Graphic Design / Print Production
(2013 – Present)

Graphic Design,
Print Production
Since 2013

 

 

 

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