Tegan Kilpatrick
Tegan Kilpatrick
UI/UX Designer, Freelance Artist
Ottawa, Canada

A UI/UX designer with a passion for creating meaningful, fun, and enjoyable user experiences. Also interested in illustration and character/creature design.

Skills

UI PrototypingUI DesignUX DesignIllustrationAgileScrumCharacter DesignWeb DesignHTMLCSSProcessingCreature DesignCreature ModelingConcept Art

Software proficiency

Photoshop
Photoshop
Adobe XD
Adobe XD
Illustrator
Illustrator
After Effects
After Effects
InDesign
InDesign
Axure
Axure
PaintTool SAI
PaintTool SAI
Unity
Unity
Protopie
Protopie

Experience

  • UI/UX Designer at Espial
    Ottawa, Canada
    January 2014 - Present

    - Interpret technical and product requirements to create and document design specs

    - Create flows and designs in Adobe XD and Photoshop for Mobile, Set-Top-Box, Roku, and Android TV apps

    - Prototype current and conceptual designs in Axure, Adobe XD, Protopie, and HTML

    - Organize and conduct informal usability testing to validate and improve designs

    - Communicate with internal and external teams in multiple locations

    - Work in a fast paced and agile environment

  • Freelance Artist at Self Employed
    Ottawa, Canada
    May 2015 - Present

    - Create illustrations and designs for digital display, print, and physical merchandise

    - Communicate with clients regularly while completing commissions

    - Design, set up, and manage booths for art shows and conventions

  • Game Design Instructor, Web Designer, School Workshop Instructor at Virtual Ventures
    Ottawa, Canada
    May 2013 - March 2014

    - Created and tested lesson plans in tandem with a fellow instructor outlining the basics of game design and asset creation

    - Instructed and assisted camp participants aged 6-14 in creating simple games using Unity, 001 Game Creator, Scratch, and Sploder

    - Communicated with industry professionals to organize talks and workshops

  • Logo Designer at Gryphon Rennovations
    Brockville, Canada
    July 2012 - June 2012

    - Created several iterations of possible logos to allow client to have more input on final design

    - Create a vector version of the final Gryphon design using Adobe Illustrator

  • Sale Associate at EB Games
    Brockville, Canada
    September 2010 - August 2011

    - Assisted customers with finding products and completed sales transactions in a timely manner

    - Ensured store was properly organized and all stock was counted to allow the store to run more efficiently