Quinnton Harris

Website: http://www.quinntonharris.com Twitter: @quinntonharris Who is Quinnton Harris? “I am a young griot living in Brooklyn, NY. I come from a rich heritage of artists, musicians, and storytellers, many whom settled on the west side of Chicago during the Great Migration. At age 16, my life seemingly started down a different path, one that felt […]

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Brittany Bowers

Website: http://thebowhaus.com Twitter: @ItsBamBaby Who is Brittany Bowers? “My name is Brittany Bowers and I am a young graphic designer currently living in Atlanta. I am proud to be a graduate and Alumni of the Savannah College of Art & Design. Being a well-rounded designer is a major aspect to my overall approach and I am […]

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Chanell Shorter

Website: http://owlinthecity.com Twitter: @chanellshorter Who is Chanell Shorter? “I am a multi-disciplined graphic designer with an affinity for print and web. I have over 8 years experience in the field. I am also intellectually curious and thrive on collaboration. As such I enjoy working in a creative team. I also love to problem-solve and create useful, […]

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Alisha Moore

Website: http://www.alishamooredesign.com Twitter: @MooreAustin Who is Alisha Moore? “Hi, I’m Alisha Moore, a graphic designer living and working in Austin, TX. I specialize in out-of-the box designs, but embrace every style – from traditional to whimsical. I hope you find something in my portfolio that moves, touches and inspires you. I have an unparalleled love for […]

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Cynthia Jones Parks

Website: http://www.jonesworley.com Twitter: @JonesWorley Who is Cynthia Jones Parks? “Cynthia Jones Parks is founder, president and CEO of Jones Worley, an Atlanta-based communications firm now in its 24th year. Parks is a skilled consensus-builder who has gained a national reputation in the transportation industry for her outstanding work in marketing communications, strategic branding, wayfinding and signage […]

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Feven Amenu

Website: http://fevenamenu.com Twitter: @Grafic_studio Who is Feven Amenu? “I am Ethiopian designer based in the Washington, DC metropolitan area with work experience with numerous agencies and clients throughout Northern East coast. My jobs have provided me with the opportunity to develop my creativity, while providing me with real career experience like: branding, typography and layout. I […]

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Michael C. Lurry

Website: http://michael-christopher.com Twitter: @MykLCris24 Who is Michael C. Lurry? “Michael is a highly talented creative prevention consultant living in the Washington, DC area. His concepts and designs have helped bring success to many prevention campaigns across the country. Michael started his career in graphic design at Van Nostrand Reinhold, a small professional reference publishing house […]

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Sabella Flagg

Website: http://www.macandrow.com Twitter: @MacandRow Who is Sabella Flagg? “I began building websites at age 11 on a wheezing Packard Bell and haven’t looked back. My current responsibilities include creating the concept, wireframe and design for websites and web/ mobile applications along with front-end development. My work is influenced by a background in traditional art and I’ve […]

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Jeff Jeanbaptiste

Website: http://www.jeffjb.com Twitter: @JeffJeanBap Who is Jeff Jeanbaptiste? “My name is Jeff Jeanbaptiste and I have a passion to create. Besides creating awesome designs for my clients, I manage to maintain a day job as well. I am a graphic artist with more than five years of experience in digital, print and animation graphics. A master […]

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Barbara Muriungi

Website: http://www.them2k.com Twitter: @them2k Who is Barbara Muriungi? “I am a Designer & Art Director whose mostly worked in New York & Boston for the past couple years. I travelled in 2011 while freelancing as an Art Director / Designer & Animator to Kenya, South Africa,Canada, Bristol / London and now working from Nairobi, Kenya.” (source)

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Adé Hogue

Website: http://www.adehogue.comTwitter: @ba_ahdae Who is Adé Hogue? “I am Adé (pronounced ah-dae, hence my moniker), and if there’s one thing you should know about me, it’s that I’m obsessed with Sweet tea. I am a designer based in Chicago by the way of North Carolina and I still consider myself a “Southern Boy” at heart. Although […]

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Gillean Opoku

Website: http://www.afroklectic.com Twitter: @GilleanO Who is Gillean Opoku? “I was born in Australia to Ghanaian parents and found it very hard to find myself in the mix of the Australian and Ghanaian (African) culture. From a young age, I turned to creativity to find myself and maintain my culture. I followed through and pursued design at a […]

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Karla Moy

Website: http://hustlegrl.com Twitter: @hustlegrl Who is Karla Moy? “If anyone is living up to their billing, Karla “hustleGRL” Moy certainly fits the mold. The Toronto native, who turned 19 in June, has already been featured in magazines and websites alike for her graphic designing abilities. What’s even more special? She taught herself. Moy, who is the […]

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Tami Stillwell

Website: http://tamistillwell.com Twitter: @TamiFromMiami Who is Tami Stillwell? “Creativity is the mind’s playground. Here we are free to experiment with the outrageous and dance with the forbidden. In this field of play, many feel the need to place restrictions on themselves, thus limiting their potential as creative beings. I believe creativity is having the courage to challenge […]

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Andrea Pippins

Website: http://andreapippins.com/ Twitter: @flygirlblog Who is Andrea Pippins? “Andrea Pippins is a designer and educator with a penchant for cool and personality as warm as her Brazilian roots. Andrea’s first glimpse into the design world began when she encountered a television profile about a magazine art director, she then saw Halle Berry’s role as an art director […]

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Alonzo Felix

Website: http://alonzofelix.com Twitter: @alonzofelix Who is Alonzo Felix? “Alonzo Felix is a graphic designer living and working in Brooklyn, New York. He earned a BFA in design at Louisiana State University, studied typography in London at Typography Summer School, and is a graduate from The Cooper Union in New York City. His work focuses on custom type, […]

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Eddie Opara

Website: http://new.pentagram.com/category/partners/eddie-opara/ Twitter: @pentagram Who is Eddie Opara? “Eddie Opara was born in Wandsworth, London in 1972. He studied graphic design at the London College of Printing and Yale University, where he received his MFA in 1997. He began his career as a designer at ATG and Imaginary Forces and worked as a senior designer/art director at 2×4before establishing his own studio, The Map […]

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Jepchumba

Website: http://jepchumba.com Twitter: @digitalafrican Who is Jepchumba? “Jepchumba has been listed by Forbes as one of the 20 Youngest Power Women in Africa 2012 and by the Guardian Africa’s Top 25 Women Achievers. A cultural ambassador, Jepchumba is the Founder and Creative Director of African Digital Art, a collective and creative space where digital artists, enthusiasts and professionals can seek […]

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