HELLO, MY NAME IS ALLISON.
I am a Seattle-based Graphic Designer, Web Designer at Nordstrom's Corporate Headquarters and the blogger behind West Coast Aesthetic. In addition, I provide freelance creative direction and styling services as well as creative / blogging mentorship.
I graduated in 2014 from Western Washington University located in Bellingham, Washington with a Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design and minors in Communication and Journalism. I have years of internship and professional work experience within the field of design. Some of which include: Nordstrom, GA Creative, Copacino+Fujikado, Red Rokk Interactive, Downtown Bellingham Partnership and the Lala.
DESIGN & PHOTOGRAPHY
My creative portfolio ranges from package design, multimedia, print design and web design. I also have extensive experience using a Nikon DSLR for creative, freelance and personal projects.
CREATIVE DIRECTION & STYLING
I aim to provide high-quality freelance creative direction and styling services to brands/companies (local and nationwide) as well as to individuals/aspiring models aiming to build their portfolio. Services vary per creative project.
BLOGGING & CREATIVE MENTORSHIP
My mentorship tends to be specific (but not limited to) resume and career guidance within the fields of design, communication and fashion. I also offer advice regarding starting, maintaining and growing a blog.