Emma is a freelance illustrative designer based in Dunedin. After studying a Bachelor of Graphic Design, Majoring in Illustration and Masters in Arts Management she embarked on an 11 year creative journey. This included being a solo graphic designer for a media and publishing house, in the heart of the South Pacific, Tonga to managing a gallery and studio for artists with intellectual disabilities in NZ, and working as a Communications and Design Coordinator for a community arts organisation in Western Australia.
These experiences developed her passion for visual storytelling through art and design to build empathy, explore ideas and build social conscience.
I'm best known for...
Illustrative design, Book design and illustration, Art, Visual Storytelling.
Industries I know well
Art & Culture
Disability / Health care
Environment / Sustainability
Food and Beverage
Street Art /Mural
Other creative fields
Artist, Exhibitions, Art Tutor, Arts Manager, Communications Coordinator, Gallery Assistant, Musician
Mediums I know well
Magazines / Books
Honours & awards
Arts Waikato Scholarship (Masters in Arts Management)
Best Design Awards Finalist
Studio Art Supplies Award for Illustration
Highly Commended Staff Award - Leadership Idea Services
AUT Masters of Arts Management with Distinction
AUT Bachelor of Graphic Design (Illustration)