DP DESIGNS

Spiderman: college stippling project (lots of dots)

Vector Self Portrait: college project

Buzz: National Bronze Packaging Award (college project)

Dario Patrono

Meet Dario Patrono

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Not Mario... but Dario! : )

This cheeky little designer thrives on technical, sleek, innovative concepts with a keen attention for detail. Ever since winning his first Graphics Award in Year 12, his creative spark has ignited his passion for all things design (where ever I go I see logos, they’re everywhere). If he was to brag, his specialialities include corporate logo design, brand style guides, press ready print designs and enjoys diving into HTML & CSS based web sites.

Credentials:


  • 3 Years Industry Experience - OMC Connect: Designer / Developer
  • Graphic Design Small Business (5 years freelance side projects)
  • Diploma of Graphic Design (39148QLD)
  • Certificate IV in Graphic Design (CUV40303)
  • Certificate IV in Photography
  • Qualified Chef

Awards & Achievements

  • 2012 - Best Overall Award - Sunshine Coast Institute of TAFE Design Awards (2nd year in a row)
  • 2012 - Best Animation - Super Dario Bros - Sunshine Coast Institute of TAFE Design Awards
  • 2012 - Bronze Packaging - Buzz Health & Wellness Drink - Southern Cross Packaging Design Awards (National)
  • 2012 - Bronze Rationale - Buzz Health & Wellness Drink - Southern Cross Packaging Design Awards (National)
  • 2012 - Notable Entry - Lego Mario - DG Student Design Competition (National)
  • 2011 - Best Overall Award - Sunshine Coast Institute of TAFE Design Awards
  • 2011 - Best Packaging Award - Sunshine Coast Institute of TAFE Design Awards
  • 2005 - Nominated for Apprentice of the Year - Chef - Sunshine Coast Institute of TAFE
  • 1998 - Year 12 Graphics Award - Shalom Catholic College
Awards & Achievements

Weapons of Choice

27 inch iMac

27" iMac

Love Me Some Apple Gear

Adobe Creative Suite

Adobe Creative Suite

InDesign, Illustrator, Photoshop, Dreamweaver

Coffee

Coffee

Cappuccino, One Sugar, Grazie!

Photography: Lalo studio shoot (college project)