Laura is a Portland, Oregon native who is inspired by animals and understanding pine trees. She enjoys a great cup of coffee and dabbling in all sorts of artistic media, like graphic design, music, illustration and photography. In 2014, Laura graduated with a BA in Visual Communications with an emphasis in Studio Art + a minor in History at Franklin University Switzerland. She sometimes misses the mountains and lakes of Lugano, Switz but has a refreshed enthusiasm for the great PNW 2017: - Contract design projects for Friends of the Children >Fall Newsletter >Signage for NE office - Graphics Coordinator for PDX Pop Now! 2017 - Design collateral for Friends of the Children 2017 Friend Raiser - Contract design work for Conference Solutions (web design, collateral) > - Contract design work for Umpqua Bank (Home Lending Department) 2016: - Web design for new Kenai BBQ website - Design specialist for Friends of the Children 2016 Friend Raiser - Artistic Coordinator for PDX Pop Now! - Social Media and Beta tester for Early Canvas - Illustrations for local magazine, Next Northwest's intimate concert series, One Flew West 2015: - Graphic Designer, Social Media and Photography for 2015 National Walking Summit - Assistant Leather Worker for From Marfa with Love - Social Media Manager and Graphic Design for Looptworks (Internship) 2014: - Wide Open Studios with Signal Fire, backpacked all around the Cascades for a month with other aspiring creatives having in-depth dialogue about environmental ideologies 2013: - Marketing and Design Internship with OMSI Creative Services