Kelly Tallent

Kelly Tallent


I now reside in Phoenix, Arizona. I'm continuing my education and my skill sets in Graphic and Web Design in addition to working with some former clients in Oregon.


• Faith

• Creative writing

• Golf

• Wine tasting road trips

• Playing guitar

• Jazz/Blues and most live music

• Anything and everything regarding graphic and web design

• Armchair traveling to Italy, Peru, Ireland, Australia, etc.

Work History

Work History
Jun 1987 - Aug 2010


Kelly's Signs

I've run a small commercial sign shop for over 20 years. I built up a good clientele and kept steadily busy. At some points I had up to 4 part time employees. I manufactured interior and exterior signage including:


illuminated faces

vehicle wraps

window splashes

redwood sandblasted signs

commercial directories

formed plastic and metal letters


Dec 2009 - Present

continuing AA degree

Glendale Community College




Attention to detail

Sign Manufacturing

Team Player

Working with the public caused me to adjust and be flexible with clients own personal tastes.

Self Motivating

It took self discipline and motivation to run a business for 22+ years.

Adobe Creative Suite - Photoshop/Indesign/Illustrator

Logo Design

This has been a continual skill throughout all the years running a commercial sign shop.