Amy-Jean Hahndiek

Freelance Creative • UI/UX, branding, book design & illustration

Cape Town, South Africa
Amy-Jean is a multi-disciplinary independent creative currently based in Cape Town, South Africa.

With over 6 years' experience in the creative industry, Amy-Jean relishes creative projects that require conceptual ingenuity and problem-solving, whether it be cutting-edge UI/UX, innovative book concepts or eye-catching illustration.

Work Experience

Hahndiek Creative

Independent Creative

January 2011 - Present South Africa

Quivertree Publications

Book + Digital Designer

Quivertree Publications is a boutique publishing house, focusing on the unique aesthetics, eclectic contradictions and homegrown creativity of contemporary South Africa. Quivertree has published acclaimed and inspirational titles, mostly centered on design, decor and food. Combine this focus with high production and design values, and the result is the sort of spirited, beautiful and fundamentally desirable book for which the company has rapidly become renowned.
July 2014 - June 2016 South Africa

Machete Creative

Graphic Designer

January 2013 - July 2014 Cape Town, South Africa

All Brand No Flakes

Graphic Designer

January 2013 - July 2014 Cape Town, South Africa

Future Media Group

Graphic Designer

August 2011 - December 2012 Cape Town, South Africa


University Of Stellenbosch

BA in Visual Arts (Specialising in Visual Communication Design)

Visual Communication Design (Print & Digital Design)
Interdisciplinary Visual Studies (Drawing, Illustration & Photography)
Art Theory (Visual History & Critical Thinking)
Philosophy of Culture & Art
Industrial Psychology
January 2007 - December 2010 South Africa


English (Native),
Afrikaans (Conversational),


Adobe Creative Suite, App Design, Book Concepts, Branding, Creative Concepts, Illustration, Logo Design, UI/UX/Design, Web Design,