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Hello!

I'm a lettering artist, illustrator, printmaker and graphic designer based in Raleigh, North Carolina. I received my Bachelor of Graphic Design degree from North Carolina State University in 2009, and after five years in a local web design agency, returned to NC State where I spent my thesis year researching methods of combining hand and digital craft in the making of "hybrid" typography (hand + digital). I received my Master's degree in Graphic Design in the spring of 2016, after semesters in Cognition, New Media Environments, and Culture. In addition to freelance design, I'm active in the AIGA Raleigh chapter, where I serve on the elected board as Director of Design Empowerment. 

I love to draw, travel, take pictures, bike, hunt for thrift store treasures, grow my indoor garden, work on home repair projects, sew, screen print, and hang out with my husband and our dog Roxie.  

Speaking

  • Fusion Conference, June 2018

Interviews

  • Creative South Podcast, May 2018

Teaching

  • Creative South Conference, 2018 “Block Party!” Introduction to Block Printing Workshop

  • AIGA Charlotte, May 2018 “Block Party!” Introduction to Block Printing Workshop

  • AIGA Raleigh, Aug 2017, Nov 2016 “Block Party!” Introduction to Block Printing Workshop

  • Creative South Conference, 2016 “Women in Design Leadership” Workshop with Niki Litts

  • NC State University Design Camp, Graphic Design Instructor, Summer 2015

Maker Markets

  • Handmade Market, Raleigh NC - Spring 2017, Fall 2017, Fall 2016, Fall 2015

  • Patchwork Market, Durham NC - July 2019, October 2016, September 2016, July 2016, December 2015

  • Locally Made Market, Cary NC - December 2016

Right Now