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About

Hello! I am a freelance creative director and branding expert living on the beautiful West Coast. I create designs and experiences that inspire, delight and spark desire. Well versed in visual language, armed with a typographic uppercut, and balanced out with a strategic mindset, I design memorable brand solutions that engage audiences, exceed expectations and help brands take flight.

My design chops have come from a collection of experiences: I was the Art Director at Article.com, where I oversaw brand development and social media presence for the successful start-up. Prior to that, I designed wine labels and created specialty food brands at Brandever. I co-founded Working Format with my husband Ross Milne, a Vancouver-based studio specializing in type design. I've also freelanced for various publishing houses; instructed at Emily Carr University in the areas of typography and bookmaking; was selected as a design fellow at Chronicle Books (an opportunity still close to my heart), and a lived and worked as a designer in The Netherlands.

When I'm not in front of a screen you can find me taking photos, sewing, making art, or cruising around East Van on my bike.

You can peek at my Instagram pics here, or read my non work-related tweets here