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Firstname/Profession
Emma
Illustrator / Graphic Designer
12 Plus years Experience
Dunedin, Christchurch, Auckland, Wellington
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Represented: 25/05/17

Bio

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.

Expertise

Acrobat X Pro Illustrator InDesign Mailchimp Microsoft Office MS Powerpoint MS Word Photoshop Squarespace

I'm best known for...

Illustrative design, Book design and illustration, Art, Visual Storytelling.

Industries I know well

Publishing
Art & Culture
Education
Events
Community Arts
Cultural Development
Youth Culture
Disability / Health care
Music
Environment / Sustainability
Food and Beverage
Street Art /Mural

Mediums I know well

Print
Publication Design
Magazines / Books
Collateral

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

Qualifications

AUT Masters of Arts Management with Distinction
AUT Bachelor of Graphic Design (Illustration)

Languages

English
HTML (Basic)

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