Experience

Freelance Designer

November 2014 - Present

Wildern | Visual Designer

April 2017­­–September 2017

Primarily working with Clipper to produce original concepts for campaigns across email, print and digital spaces. Worked on other web + visual design projects as needed.

Rational Interaction | UX + Visual Designer

October 2016­­–February 2017

Worked on various high volume digital projects for Microsoft, mainly web design. Assisted on the redesign of the Rational website. Assisted on other digital projects as needed.

TouchMail Inc. | UI + Visual Designer

November 2016–January 2017
November 2014–April 2015

Designed UI screens and assets for marketing materials as well as the first run experience for the TouchMail app. Updated existing website and produced social icons.

Microsoft | UX + Visual Designer

March–August 2016

Working with the Retail Design Studio under World Wide Retail Channel Marketing to create large scale projects, both print and digital, under the Xbox and Windows lines of business.

Iguana Industries | Visual Designer

February–October 2016

Designed brand identity, logo, packaging and website for boutique cannabis farmers launching to a retail market for the first time.

POP | Visual Designer

October 2015–March 2016

Working with the POP Starbucks team on various large scale projects. Producing original concepts for campaigns across email, .com, Starbucks network, mobile app and digital for large global audiences and channels.

Faraone Homegrown | Visual Designer

April–September 2015

Designed branding + identity for hobby farmers launching to a local weekend market for the first time.

Education

AAS (Graphic Design + Illustration)

Seattle Central Creative Academy

Graduated June 2015

Skills

Software + Tools

10K, Asana, Atom, Basecamp, Confluence, GitHub, HTML/CSS, Indesign, Illustrator, Invision, Jira, Marvel, Photoshop, Sketch, Sublime Text, Trello, Wordpress, WAMP/MAMP

Visual Design

Art Direction, Brand + Identity, Calligraphy, Banner Design, Email Design, Hand Lettering, Ideation, Illustration, Packaging, Photo Editing, Photography, Print Design, Publication Layout, Typography

UI + UX Design

Analysis, App Design, Ideation, Interaction Design, Research, Mobile Design, Prototyping, User Testing, Web Design, Wireframes

Contact

Email

leilahowell (at) outlook.com

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