Kelly started her graphic design career working for small and midsize businesses in 2001 and continues to exceed her client’s expectations with creative solutions. She retains a large portion of her past client’s business and continues to build her network through her ongoing relationships with them. While working as a freelancer Kelly has also developed a custom card studio, operating under the business name of Blue Dress Press. The majority of the layouts are designed as templates, which are sold through a shopping cart interface. The ability to typeset and change images efficiently provided an affordable “custom” card solution for clients. Kelly developed business relationships with both local and national print shops and has managed her projects from concept through the print production process. Kelly’s strengths are in print production, branding, graphics and creative problem solving. Her clients find her an enthusiastic and reliable designer. Kelly’s past experience in sales and marketing gives her an edge in understanding the mission and vision of the business owner. This provides additional insight to assist the business owner to make sound decisions when it comes to choosing the right marketing collateral or direction of new branding concepts.