Ally Thatcher

Brand Designer | Illustrator

Boston, MA, USA
I'm a freelance designer based in Boston and Providence specializing in branding development and visual storytelling. My work involves various hands-on skill sets such as logo design, illustration, and typography. With design, I strive to spark meaningful conversations about social issues in order to challenge perspectives.

Work Experience

Stay Silent

Graphic Designer

Working with a collaborative team on branding, illustration, merchandising, and event activations.
February 2019 - Present Providence, Rhode Island, United States

Hasbro

Freelance Package Designer for My Little Pony

August 2019 - February 2020 Pawtucket, Rhode Island, United States

Hasbro

Freelance Brand Designer for Play-Doh

Working alongside a brand manager and lead designer to develop logos, brand assets and packaging.
July 2017 - July 2018 Rhode Island, United States

A.T. Cross Pens

Freelance Designer

Working with a marketer to design advertisements and retail displays for various stores and trade shows.
December 2016 - February 2017 Rhode Island, United States

Hasbro

Freelance Package Designer for Hanazuki brand

Working with a brand designer to develop a line look, product concepts, and packaging for the Hanazuki brand.
November 2015 - November 2016 Rhode Island, United States

PopKitchen Co.

Freelance designer

Worked as a freelancer to develop a wide range of promotional print work, presentations, and web design.
October 2014 - November 2014 Rhode Island, United States

TOMY International

Junior Designer

Worked as a production artist to design packaging.
August 2014 - September 2014 Massachusetts, United States

Education

University Of Hartford

BFA in Visual Communication Design

August 2010 - May 2014 West Hartford, Connecticut, United States

Awards

AIGA - The Professional Association For Design

AIGA: New Voices Unique Visions Exhibition- Best Poster

2016

Skills

Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Final Cut, Premiere Pro,