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• Director MX
• Dreamweaver CC
• Final Cut Pro
• Premiere CC
• Flash
• Illustrator CC

• Microsoft Office suite
• InDesign CC
• Photoshop CC
• Windows DOS, XP, Vista, 7,10
• Macintosh O/S Snow Leopard, Lion, Sierra
• 3D Studio Max

Also proficient using CSS, DHTML, HTML, JavaScript, , PHP.


Certificate IV in Training and Assessment, Holmesglen Institute, 2010

Masters Degree in Multimedia Design, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia. 2002 - 2004

Certificate in Web & Graphic Design, De Anza College, California, USA. 2000- 2001

Graduate Diploma - Information Management, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Australia. 1994 - 1995

Bachelor of Arts - Fine Art, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, Melbourne, Australia. 1989 - 1992


See portfolio of work on this website

Your Arts Prizes Database, founder and director, 2005 - 2011
Developed an online database of Arts funding information.
Designed corporate identity.
Designed the database.

Eco Real Estate, graphic designer, 2002 - 2005
Create and layout Eco Property guides.
Logo design for Eco Real Estate website.

Studies of Melbourne – Collingwood Gallery
Exhibition of Nicole’s paintings covering the past 20 years. 2006

Consult for Disney Productions (Australian branch) to set up a
database (Inmagic +/DB textworks) for the costume department to catalogue
and inventory stock. 1998

RMIT Campus Mural
Painted a large scale mural at RMIT's Fisherman's Bend Campus in Melbourne. 1997


Published Photography AND writing


Of rocks and rhinos in Zimbabwe - The Australian Newspaper travel, December 7 2013

Bahamas crusing - Curve Magazine, 2013

Bruny Island Cruises photo of the month - December 2010

Thailand Elephant Sanctuary - Perceptive travel, 2010

Nusa Lembongan off Bali - Curve Magazine, May 2009
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Beach break in Honolulu - Jetstar Inflight magazine, December 2007

Stanley Park, Vancouver, Canada - Published in The Age travel section, 2004

Spires to admire - Girlfriends January 2001


Diamond Valley Learning Centre 2012
Certificate I and II in ICT
ICAICT101A Operate a personal computer
ICAICT102A Operate word processing applications
ICAICT103A Use, communicate and search securely on the internet 
ICAICT105A Operate spreadsheet applications
ICAICT106A Operate presentation packages
ICAICT203A Operate application software packages

Certificate III in Business Administration
BSBITU302B Create electronic presentations
BSBITU309A Produce desktop published documents
BSBADM307A Organise schedules
BSBADM311A Maintain business resources
BSBCMM201A Communicate in the workplace

VCAL - Victorian Certificate in Applied Learning
Certificate I and II in ICT as above
Multimedia and animation

Digital Media
ICAICT104a Use Digital Devices
ICAICT204a Operate Digital Media Technology

Holmesglen Institute Learning Commons 2011
Certificate IV in Library Studies
CULLB307C - Use multimedia
ICPMM321B - Capture a digital image
ICPMM322B - Edit a digital image
CUFMEM12A - Update web pages

Also teach library staff Photoshop, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Timpani online
chat software, ABS statistics, 80/20 statistics software.

Alamein Neighbourhood and Learning Centre 2005 - 2010
CGEA (Certificate General Education for Adults)
VBQU167 - Use computer language and perform simple computer tasks
VBQU169 - Complete a project with support
VBQM 474 - Australian Environmental issues
VBQU168 - Access the Internet for Language learning

Thornbury Women's Neighbourhood House training adults in multimedia, digital imaging and web design. This included researching and writing curriculum for these courses. 2005 - 2006.

Span Community House training members of the public in Internet, Multimedia and Information Technology.
This included researching and writing curriculum for these courses. 2000



Phillips, Nicole (2004) 'Electronic and Live: Online Reference Two Years On', Breaking Boundaries: Integration Interoperability, 12th Biennal VALA Conference and Exhibition 3 - 5 February, 2004, Melbourne Convention Centre.

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