About

Pleasant designs is an Indepenent contractor who specializes in creating dynamic eye-catching graphics for print, web, ios, and android development. Beginning with his father's original "Pleasant Signs" graphic design company, established in the state of Georgia, USA. After apprenticing for eight years Pleasant Designs continues as an independent contractor who carries forward the Pleasant tradition of providing high quality graphic services for various clients in world industry. As an inhouse independent contractorPleasant designs can manage micro to medium sized projects for a fraction of the cost vs contracting out a full design house. Less overhead translates to greater savings and greater attention to detail.

The Pleasant design approach fuses traditional fine art aesthetics and elements in the technical development process to create original looking stylized graphics for use in applications, web and print. This unique approach makes for memorable user experiences and allows products to stand out in the marketplace for their originality and innovative concepts.

The Pleasant commitment has been to fully to understand my clients demands and to meet them accordingly with attention given to each and every detail. The end result are designs that capture the attention of the target audience helping to heighten awareness and appreciation of your brand or product services.

Visual Designer, Art Director. UI / UX mobile development, Flash/Html 5 development, animated banners . icon design. background. publishing . print media - event posters, campaign media, cards, promotionals, music related media - illustrations, motion graphics, photographic retouch, commercial Illustration, ads, typography, conceptual art, web development, content managment.

Pleasant attended Pratt Institute and is an alumnus of the New York School of Visual Arts, New York, New York. Published internationally appearing in publications of note in New York City USA, Sverige and the Nederlands. (Including: Het Parool, BlackBook (NYC/LA), The Nation, La Manovella, Nickelodeon Television) ten years+ independent contractor and permanent placement - Graphic designer. In addition received formal training in the areas of traditional sign making, followed by formal instruction in fine arts, commercial illustration, digital technology and graphic design, received instruction in branding, advertising - Media Communications, New York School of Visual Arts. Formal instruction in digital photography and photo manipulation including advanced retouch techniques. – SVA NY, NY. Pleasant is a registered Apple® developer.
VespaBook current placement #1 Vespa app on itunes app store.
Development team: Francesco Signorile Lead Developer, Pleasant designs Visual Designer.
Featured, Novermber 2013, La Manovella Magazine, Italy. Vespabook app. Nationally distributed periodical La Manovella. Prestigious national magazine for affluent collectors of Maserati, Ferrari, Lamborghini and other exotic classics.