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About

I was born and raised in the Greater Chicago area. I studied Graphic Design at Drake University 2010-2011 and went on to earn a BFA from the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign in 2014. Post graduation, I worked in Urbana as the In-House Designer and Assistant Manager of The Red Herring, a non-profit, vegan restaurant. I returned to Chicagoland in 2015 and have stayed involved in personal and freelance projects while pursuing further education and a career in graphic and interactive media design.

In my free time I love to run, get creative, read & write, try new things and spend time with my family and friends.

 

News

2018 - Riverbend Theatre Logo Design | Alton, IL

2017 - Present Graphic Designer | Michael Coleman LLC

2017 - Present  Interactive Media and Graphic Design student | College of DuPage

2016 - 2017 Custom Framer and Designer at Douglas Art and Frame

2016 Gray Area Print Portfolio Exchange

2015 - 2016 Digital Asset Coordinator at Evoke Productions

2015 Digital submission to '&' printmaking show

2015 Graphic Design Class, SAIC continuing edudation

2015 Break Free Booth logo design

2015 Red Herring Winter 2016 print ad campaign

2015 Pygmalion Festival chalk lettering promotion

2014 Red Herring restaurant rebranding: menu, interior signage, product photography, web postings

2014 Commission for CD cover art: Variastrix by Soft Greens

2014 Senior Bachelor's of Fine Arts Show & Graduation

2013 - 2014 Cedarhurst Art application, award and installation: 18th line from the Desiderata by Max Ehrman

2013 - 2014 Florence M. Scholarship; Platt Student Award House: named outstanding senior

2012 - 2013  Platt Student Award House: named outstanding junior

2011 Transfer to University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana Fine and Applied Arts department

2010 Drake University entering freshman scholarship awards for both academics and art

 

 
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