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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.

I'm best known for...

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

My skills

Illustration
Graphic Design
Art Direction
Creative Advertising
Book Design
Book Illustration
Layout
Concept
Design
Project Management
Stationery
Painting
Drawing

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

Other creative fields

Artist, Exhibitions, Art Tutor, Arts Manager, Communications Coordinator, Gallery Assistant, Musician

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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