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Abby Downing

Abby Downing. Creative director, freelance designer & happy hourer. Lover of beautiful things, big dogs, crayons, Carolina blue, brilliant thinking, daydreaming and happily ever now.

WORK HISTORY

current - FREELANCE DESIGN
Various opportunities have included:
Epicurious, BRIDES magazine, Love Inc. Magazine

2010.current - ZinePak
Creative Director
Headquartered in New York, New York

2008.2011    
Condé Nast Publications, BRIDES magazine
Senior Promotion Designer
New York, New York

2006.2008    
Gensler
Environmental Designer
Boston, Massachusetts

 

EDUCATION

2003.2005    
Portfolio Center
Atlanta, Georgia
Design + Art Direction

1999.2003    
University of North Carolina - GO HEELS!
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
BA in journalism (advertising)

 

EXTRACURRICULAR

2014.current    
Charleston Carolina Club, Leadership
UNC General Alumni Association

2015    
TEDx Charleston
Designer & Print Coordinator