Hello!


I’m Annie. I live in Northwest Arkansas, where I am working toward my BFA in graphic design from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.

I like to think of myself as a multifaceted creative. My practice typically involves photography, writing and visual design, but I’m naturally curious and eager to expand my skillset.

If you are interested in what I’m making, you can email me here.



Education


BFA in Graphic Design
University of Arkansas

Graduating May 2021 with minors in marketing and art history.



Experience


Junior Designer
Handled | October 2019–January 2021

Worked with brand director Celi Birke to create content for emails, website, and social media platforms. Became part of remote professional network, participating in weekly Zoom meetings and communicating on the company-wide Slack workspace. Promoted from brand intern after six months.



Sales Associate
Darcy Apparel | August 2019–January 2020

Worked weekend shifts to gain experience in retail marketing and customer service. Assisted with launch of in-house line by designing emails and editing promotional graphics.



Design Intern
Celi Birke Creative | May 2019–October 2019

Assisted local freelance designer Celi Birke by organizing files, researching imagery and iconography as well as observing various projects in order to adopt best practices in design. Took on smaller creative projects under Birke’s art direction to learn the full process behind a typical design project.



Design Intern
Art Feeds | June 2019–August 2019

Worked with local nonprofit program to create newsletters, posters + various branding assets during six-week summer internship program. Developed design skill set and learned about the importance of implementing creative programs in childhood education.



Creative Assistant and Social Media Coordinator
Savoir-Faire | April 2018–April 2019

Styled models using new arrivals, photographed products for website and social media platforms, created graphics for Instagram profile, designed promotional emails using graphics and photo work, and participated in specialty shoots.