51 Creative Resume Templates

Unique and Creative non-traditional designs

These 51 Creative Resume Templates are very artistic, fancy, and visual. The layouts are not very traditional, so be sure they are appropriate for your industry. These free resume samples are perfect for artists, real estate, web and graphic designers.

  • What a Doll

    What a Doll
    Description:

    Show how bright you are with pink coloured outlines, titles, and wraparound banners defining each section. Lots of white space and depth to market all of your strengths.

    Size:44 KB
    Downloads:77,172
    Filename:142-What-a-Doll.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-08 13:54:00 / 6011
  • Ardent

    Ardent
    Description:

    Russet borders, section backgrounds and lines, and titles give a warm feeling with this sample. Medium-sized profile picture outlined with russet circle. Three-column key skills area with filled-in circles to rate your expertises.

    Size:101 KB
    Downloads:63,819
    Filename:226-Ardent.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-09 21:09:00 / 6363
  • Career Diagram

    Career Diagram
    Description:

    Engineering, operations, and data managers' feel with this template. Banner-style process arrows for dates, point to experience descriptions punctuated with coffee circles and vertical lines.

    Size:87 KB
    Downloads:45,841
    Filename:228-Career-Diagram.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-09 21:28:00 / 6369
  • Info-pop

    Info-pop
    Description:

    The optimal utilization of space and clearly highlighted sections, allows this template to portray all the relevant information needed.

    Size:33 KB
    Downloads:33,486
    Filename:281-Info-pop.docx
    Uploaded:2015-10-10 08:22:00 / 8307
  • Social Media

    Social Media
    Description:

    Mix of object photos, including pencil, cell phone, doodles, make a creative sample. Olive green section divider lines and arrow bullet points for descriptions. Social media expert, writer, communicator, or technical sales template.

    Size:410 KB
    Downloads:33,376
    Filename:248-Social-Media.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-09 23:02:00 / 6430
  • Urban Development

    Urban Development
    Description:

    Eye-catching skyscraper icon for the engineer, planner, or contractor. Soft gray header backgrounds and light blue fonts and arrows add to the sophisticated, city feel of this template.

    Size:28 KB
    Downloads:30,926
    Filename:131-Urban-Development.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-08 13:22:00 / 5978
  • Refined Columns

    Refined
    Description:

    Two-column layout with thin borderlines connecting each area. Bold, white section headers with dark blue backgrounds. Light blue squares for rating key strengths and an opening My Motto section.

    Size:35 KB
    Downloads:26,495
    Filename:231-Refined.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-09 21:41:00 / 6378
  • Blue Pop Bold

    Blue Pop
    Description:

    Colourful icons and shadowed stars make your key strengths stand out with light blue backgrounds and bold, white fonts completing the creative look. Marketing, public relations, or publisher sample.

    Size:366 KB
    Downloads:26,206
    Filename:157-Blue-Pop.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-08 16:11:00 / 6059
  • Creative Bricks

    Creative Bricks
    Description:

    Full-page, three-column format with thin grid lines to section off areas. Creative style for artistic, designer, or publishing professionals.

    Size:52 KB
    Downloads:25,503
    Filename:229-Creative-Bricks.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-09 21:33:00 / 6372
  • Icon Fun

    Icon Fun
    Description:

    Black and white icon images set in open blue circles connected with blue lines. Functional resume to list education and skills for school administrators, day-care workers, or new graduates.

    Size:35 KB
    Downloads:25,299
    Filename:143-Icon-Fun.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-08 13:56:00 / 6014
  • Timeline

    Timeline
    Description:

    Lines and open circles with dots create frame your work experience in a timeline-like format. Green-coloured headings and bold font types complete the look.

    Size:30 KB
    Downloads:20,288
    Filename:93-Timeline.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-07 20:53:00 / 5824
  • Banner Day

    Banner Day
    Description:

    Gray, three-dimensional banner headings add depth to this one. The lightly gray-shaded columns surrounded by the white space catch the eye. Use the circles with stars to highlight your key strengths.

    Size:58 KB
    Downloads:18,245
    Filename:135-Banner-Day.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-08 13:34:00 / 5990
  • Out Front

    Out Front
    Description:

    Thick page border and section lines with a small, full frontal profile photo capture the attention. Maroon colouring highlights key titles and strengths. Public speakers, proposal specialists, and sales managers shine in this sample.

    Size:38 KB
    Downloads:18,068
    Filename:207-Out-Front.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-09 19:32:00 / 6300
  • Sky's the Limit

    Sky's the Limit
    Description:

    Two-page layout set in sky-blue page background and interjecting section headers with salmon colouring for key titles. Lots of space for multiple sections and information. Template for teachers, communicators, and customer service.

    Size:31 KB
    Downloads:15,718
    Filename:236-Sky-is-the-Limit.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-09 21:55:00 / 6393
  • Tablet

    Tablet
    Description:

    Main section with a white background set on a light beige page background. Blue section titles and bold titles. Great template for entry level, labor, retail, and service industry job seekers.

    Size:24 KB
    Downloads:14,342
    Filename:232-Tablet.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-09 21:43:00 / 6381
  • Expressive

    Expressive
    Description:

    Highlighted column in blue bell background, round profile photo, and bold white fonts. Spotlight key titles and descriptions with the blue bell font colour. Creative and expressive example for designers and social media experts.

    Size:34 KB
    Downloads:14,208
    Filename:245-Expressive.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-09 22:54:00 / 6421
  • Shades of Blue

    Shades of Blue
    Description:

    One colour scheme but in different shades works well and the chequered pattern gives it a twist. Great format for a single-page resume.

    Size:31 KB
    Downloads:12,644
    Filename:47-Shades-of-Blue.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-06 18:21:00 / 5674
  • Wrap Around

    Wrap Around
    Description:

    Another layout on a coloured background. Pick high-quality card stock to create professional high-end impression. Fancy format with geometrical shapes to create original headings that really stand out. Not the best choice if you have a lot of text.

    Size:35 KB
    Downloads:12,244
    Filename:51-Wrap-Around.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-06 18:53:00 / 5686
  • Profile Picture

    Profile Picture
    Description:

    Large profile picture set in swooping blue background. Perfect template for realtor, branding specialist, interior designer, or entertainment professional.

    Size:186 KB
    Downloads:12,115
    Filename:247-Profile-Picture.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-09 23:00:00 / 6427
  • Concrete

    Concrete
    Description:

    Dark and light grays provide a back drop for each section in this sample. Shadowed stars with colourful icons make your skills stand out. Analysts, programmers, and office staff benefit here.

    Size:107 KB
    Downloads:11,471
    Filename:107-Concrete.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-08 11:37:00 / 5896
  • Orange Blossom

    Orange Blossom
    Description:

    Orange colours brighten up this example. Bold, white section titles make each area stand out along with the red and white arrow graphs ranking your skills. Health care, public relations, and event planners stand out here.

    Size:40 KB
    Downloads:11,339
    Filename:139-Orange-Blossom.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-08 13:45:00 / 6002
  • Graphic

    Graphic
    Description:

    Black and blue backgrounds and header shadings with graphic icons make this template pop. Skills section includes meter to rank your expertises. Communication, creative, and design professionals use this one.

    Size:23 KB
    Downloads:10,839
    Filename:155-Graphic.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-08 16:05:00 / 6053
  • Bubbly

    Bubbly
    Description:

    Dark and light orange backgrounds with orange bubbles inset with grid lines. Bordered profile picture and lowercase section titles complete this artsy template. Creative, graphic, and hospitality resume that blossoms.

    Size:44 KB
    Downloads:9,734
    Filename:161-Bubbly.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-08 16:30:00 / 6071
  • Personal Touch

    Personal Touch
    Description:

    Single colour header with your image prominently displayed. The slight angle of your picture adding a touch of informality to give this resume a friendlier feel.

    Size:176 KB
    Downloads:9,688
    Filename:5-Personal-Touch.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-06 11:52:00 / 4911
  • Orange Chevron

    Orange Chevron
    Description:

    Bright orange and blues make this sample pop along with the chevron-style banners. Open circles used for bulleted lists. Great style for teachers, service industry, and technicians.

    Size:34 KB
    Downloads:9,022
    Filename:141-Orange-Chevron.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-08 13:51:00 / 6008
  • Starry

    Starry
    Description:

    Shadowed stars used to rank your expertise. Large orange and deep gray background shading with bold, white text add structure to the template. Great for architecture, accountant, IT, and management.

    Size:95 KB
    Downloads:8,977
    Filename:104-Starry.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-08 11:27:00 / 5887
  • Hi! I am

    Hi! I am
    Description:

    Conversational and whimsy style. Tones of purple with a little brown and black. Alternating paragraph shading for sections. Great for event planners, customer service, or office staff.

    Size:87 KB
    Downloads:8,670
    Filename:94-Hi!-I-am.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-07 20:56:00 / 5827
  • Black Tie

    Black Tie
    Description:

    Strong formal template with dark backgrounds and white and black font colours. Thick divider line separates two columns and metered bar images showcase qualifications.

    Size:24 KB
    Downloads:8,566
    Filename:125-Black-Tie.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-08 13:06:00 / 5960
  • Great Blue Divide

    Great Blue Divide
    Description:

    Sections divided with light and dark blue backgrounds with dashed grid lines with Experience shaded in white. Technical and mechanical feel with this example. Mechanics, statisticians, or analysts well-served here.

    Size:27 KB
    Downloads:8,557
    Filename:215-Great-Blue-Divide.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-09 20:21:00 / 6330
  • Grid

    Grid
    Description:

    This resume shows what can be done using a grid layout with different colours. Notice how important the white space is between each section. The colours used are also very subtle and contemporary.

    Size:31 KB
    Downloads:8,262
    Filename:36-Grid.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-06 17:34:00 / 5640
  • Ribbon

    Ribbon
    Description:

    Concrete gray section with headers highlighted in auburn and white background set on a colourful rainbow-shaded ribbon for the page background. Fine arts, industrial, and architectural feel with this sample.

    Size:2 MB
    Downloads:7,803
    Filename:246-Ribbon.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-09 22:57:00 / 6424
  • Skills Highlight

    Skills Highlight
    Description:

    Use the square callout sections with dashed bar graphs to showcase your many expertises. Full page gray background makes the white sections pop. IT managers, programmers, and specialists sample.

    Size:34 KB
    Downloads:7,585
    Filename:98-Skills-Highlight.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-07 21:05:00 / 5839
  • Background Shadow

    Background Shadow
    Description:

    Thick, shadowed section lines and gray backgrounds add subtle creative touch. Add a profile picture and use stars to rank your expertise to add imagery. Creative professional, marketing, and public relations sample.

    Size:99 KB
    Downloads:7,258
    Filename:106-Background-Shadow.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-08 11:33:00 / 5893
  • Front Page

    Front Page
    Description:

    Two-column layout with green and blue backgrounds and bold, white headings make this template a Sunday front page. Make yourself the top story as a writer, architecture, systems manger, or public relations specialist.

    Size:23 KB
    Downloads:7,215
    Filename:92-Front-Page.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-07 20:51:00 / 5821
  • Circle Timeline

    Circle Timeline
    Description:

    Outline headings offset in the margin with open circles around a blue dot connected with light blue lines help guide the reader. Serif fonts add to academic look.

    Size:23 KB
    Downloads:6,994
    Filename:103-Circle-Timeline.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-08 11:22:00 / 5884
  • Confident

    Confident
    Description:

    Large, blue-shaded circles for dates and titles quickly draw in the reader. Deep blue backgrounds with dashed white borderlines and gray page backdrop finish this bold look.

    Size:36 KB
    Downloads:6,573
    Filename:178-Confident.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-08 17:23:00 / 6122
  • Portrait

    Portrait
    Description:

    Full-length profile photo with orange headings and light gray titles. Functional-style resume for key competencies and qualifications. Perfect template for sales, marketing, health care, or fine arts.

    Size:88 KB
    Downloads:6,433
    Filename:227-Portrait.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-09 21:22:00 / 6366
  • Promote Yourself

    Promote Yourself
    Description:

    Large, full-colour profile picture to feature yourself with light-blue meters to showcase your strengths. Three-column format offers plenty of room for detailed accomplishments. Icon images complete this exceptional sample.

    Size:228 KB
    Downloads:6,399
    Filename:209-Promote-Yourself.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-09 19:39:00 / 6312
  • Sales Report

    Sales Report
    Description:

    Present your expertise through the red bar chart for achievements and bar meter for your strengths. Light blue backgrounds and shading define sections. Summaries of qualifications and bulleted lists fill the page with your expertise.

    Size:52 KB
    Downloads:6,117
    Filename:137-Sales-Report.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-08 13:41:00 / 5996
  • Bright Blue

    Bright Blue
    Description:

    Lots of white space offset with light blues for backgrounds and font types. Circle bar meters rate your attributes. Broadway-style font titles and circle backgrounds for date catch the eye.

    Size:28 KB
    Downloads:5,933
    Filename:130-Bright-Blue.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-08 13:20:00 / 5975
  • Shadows

    Shadows
    Description:

    Shaded page with oblong, white rectangular main section and shadowed header make your key strengths stand out on the page in this example for managers, sales, and science job seekers.

    Size:38 KB
    Downloads:5,922
    Filename:84-Shadows.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-07 20:17:00 / 5792
  • Headlines

    Headlines
    Description:

    The shadow effect makes the headings into headlines. The images say 'finance' and 'organized' – someone who delivers.

    Size:108 KB
    Downloads:5,537
    Filename:50-Headlines.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-06 18:30:00 / 5683
  • Headshot

    Headshot
    Description:

    Interior designer, sales executive, realtor template. Large headshot with pink banner job title. Oversized skills area with bar meters separates the conventional information.

    Size:245 KB
    Downloads:5,336
    Filename:109-Headshot.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-08 11:46:00 / 5902
  • Bold Chevrons

    Bold Chevrons
    Description:

    Bold modern layout with angled brackets in a header and a three-columned layout – great for creatives with little work experience.

    Size:30 KB
    Downloads:4,790
    Filename:18-Bold-Chevrons.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-06 11:34:00 / 4952
  • Tabbed

    Tabbed
    Description:

    Vertical, orange-tabbed section titles with white background on light blue-shaded page highlight all your accomplishments. Great sample for librarians, administrators, teachers, or customer service.

    Size:37 KB
    Downloads:4,661
    Filename:181-Tabbed.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-08 17:45:00 / 6132
  • Transatlantic – America – New York

    Transatlantic – America – New York
    Description:

    Nothing says 'America' more than the Statue of Liberty and the New York skyline. Use a different skyline image to create a similar theme for any part of the world that might be relevant to you, or the job you want.

    Size:634 KB
    Downloads:4,471
    Filename:6-Transatlantic-America-New-York.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-06 10:57:00 / 4913
  • Award Winning

    Award Winning
    Description:

    Large Awards section for with ribbon-type graphics for all your sales, teaching, or service honours. Blue shading and white fonts add appeal with section for a profile picture.

    Size:297 KB
    Downloads:3,860
    Filename:123-Award-Winning.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-08 13:00:00 / 5954
  • Pasture

    Pasture
    Description:

    Vibrant images of a grassy field and leafs border this sample with muted green section titles to showcase all your attributes. Creative professionals looking for landscape jobs make yourself stand out here.

    Size:1 MB
    Downloads:3,659
    Filename:86-Pasture.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-07 20:27:00 / 5798
  • Great Experience

    Great Experience
    Description:

    Jump right into your experience and education. Shadowed section titles offset bold fonts for organization and job titles. Complimentary turquoise footer adds design touch.

    Size:41 KB
    Downloads:3,412
    Filename:90-Great-Experience.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-07 20:46:00 / 5815
  • Step Meters

    Step Meters
    Description:

    Excellent template to highlight and assess your skills with the step meters. Dark and light blue backgrounds with white and bold font types provide brightness.

    Size:27 KB
    Downloads:3,318
    Filename:124-Step-Meters.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-08 13:04:00 / 5957
  • About Me

    About Me
    Description:

    White-outlined main section and light blue headings pop on this page with a dark, brown background. Use light red bar meters lines and large About Me area to describe yourself.

    Size:45 KB
    Downloads:2,847
    Filename:120-About-Me.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-08 12:25:00 / 5935
  • Fun Mum

    Fun Mum
    Description:

    The imagery of this resume shouts 'fun mum'. Looking at this resume the employer will have a strong expectation of the type of person who will be walking through the door. Be prepared to meet that expectation. Perfect format for kindergarden, babysitting, daycare, schools.

    Size:86 KB
    Downloads:2,694
    Filename:42-Fun-Mum.docx
    Uploaded:2014-05-06 18:07:00 / 5659
  • Ardent Gdoc

    Ardent Gdoc Resume
    Description:

    Unique layout that places the candidate's headshot front and center. Well-suited to customer service and sales professionals who need to convey their personalities as well as their professional achievements.

    Size:244 B
    Downloads:670
    Filename:226 Ardent Resume Template - Hloom.com.gdoc
    Uploaded:2016-11-23 18:19:00 / 12491