Graphic Design Certificate, School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University
Illustration Certificate, School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Tufts University
Bachelor of Arts with Emphasis in Creative Writing, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Freelance Designer/Illustrator, Ashley Freeland Design & Illustration
Cardiff, Wales, UK 2019–present
Boston, MA, USA 2013–2019
My experience includes digital and print design, branding and identity, email marketing, illustration, and social media. Current and past clients include Northeastern University, HubSpot, Drizly, Natured, Winston Flowers, Panda Security, Uwila Warrior, 826 Boston, and My-Take.
Graphic Designer, athenahealth
Watertown, MA July 2018–March 2019
Designing direct mail pieces, event signage and collateral, digital and social ads, landing pages and emails; animating video and illustrating graphics.
Graphic Designer, Cultural Care Au Pair at EF Education First
Cambridge, MA October 2017–July 2018
Responsibilities include: logo design, infographics, selecting and retouching imagery, print design including brochures, booklets, one-sheets, direct mail, trade show banners, and posters. Digital assets including social media graphics, web banners, landing page graphics, email design, animated GIFs, and icons for applications. Illustration including hand-lettering, icons, apparel design, and coloring posters. Preparing files for printers and vendors, brainstorming social media and marketing campaign ideas.
Junior Graphic Designer, Cultural Care Au Pair at EF Education First
Cambridge, MA March 2016–October 2017
Freelance Graphic Designer, 826 Boston
Boston, MA 2015
Designed diary-style books for promotion at Boston Book Festival, layout and design of 826 camp book “Animocracy: When Animals Take Over,” illustrated cover and interior artwork of book, designed performance program, promotional postcards, and summer camp classroom materials.
Graphic Design Intern, 826 Boston
Roxbury, MA May 2014–September 2014
Designed 826 book written by campers “Our Own Awestopian Worlds,” co-designed profile layout and design support for 826 Boston books “HMU” and “It’s Not the Stone that Gives You Strength,” designed web banners, marketing postcards, programs, and posters for events, designed bookplates for published books.
Graphic Design Intern, Center for Arts at the Armory
Somerville, MA September 2013–May 2014
Designed and illustrated posters, banners, business cards, and logos for arts, music, and cultural events, updated Armory Web site.
Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, AfterEffects, Premiere Pro, Sketch, Dragonframe, HTML, WordPress, Hubspot, MailChimp, Blogger, Microsoft Office, Pages
New England Direct Marketing Association 2019 Gold Award for Direct Mail B2B Campaign