Emily McGaughey

Freelance Designer / Self-Employed

Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Work Experience

Self-Employed

I'm a Printmaker & Illustrator that applies my bright, bold and whimsical illustrations onto a variety of handmade products.
April 2017 - Present Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

Wall-to-Wall Studios

Junior Designer

March 2016 - April 2017 Pennsylvania, United States

4moms

Graphic Design Intern

Assisted the Graphics team with the packaging of 4moms products.
June 2015 - March 2016 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

Chartwells Dining Services

Assistant Marketing Director

Worked with the marketing director to design advertising, signage and other collateral for Edinboro University's dining services.
August 2014 - May 2015 Edinboro, Pennsylvania, United States

Chimera Design Team

Art Director

Lead a team of student designers to design the twelfth volume of Chimera, a student art and literary journal.
August 2014 - May 2015 Edinboro, Pennsylvania, United States

Artist Image Resource

Intern

May 2014 - August 2014 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

Edinboro University

Chimera Design Team

Worked with a team of designers to create the eleventh edition of Edinboro's annual student jounal, Chimera.
August 2013 - Present Edinboro, Pennsylvania, United States

Edinboro University

Edinboro Film Series Promotions Designer

Design promotional posters and collateral for Edinboro Film Series events.
January 2012 - May 2015 Pennsylvania, United States

Education

Edinboro University

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Applied Media Arts, concentration Graphic Design. Bachelor of Fine Arts,Studio Arts, concentration Printmaking.

September 2010 - Present Edinboro, Pennsylvania, United States

Awards

HOW Design Magazine

HOW International Design Competition: Merit Award - Chimera XII

2015

Edinboro University

Top Senior Portfolio

2015

HOW Design Magazine

HOW Student Promotions: Merit Award - Chimera XI

2015

Erie Advertising Club

Student ADDY Best in Show

2015

Erie Advertising Club

Student ADDY Gold - Editorial Design (Entire Book)

2015

Erie Advertising Club

Student Gold ADDY - Editorial Design (Covers or Spreads)

2015

7th Annual Senior Graphic & Interactive Design Exhibition

Clever Title/ Smart Packaging- Awarded by Guest Juror John RItter

2015

AIGA Pittsburgh: PGH365

Selected Entry- Editorial Design

2015

Flux AIGA Blue Ridge

Selected Entry- Packaging Category

2014

Flux AIGA Blue Ridge

Selected Entry Publication Category

2014

Skills

Adobe Aftereffects, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop, Character Design, Digital Drawing, Drawing, Graphic Design, Illustration, Printmaking, Screenprinting, Wacom Tablet,

Exhibitions

April 2015: Edinboro University's Annual Juried Student Show, Edinboro University, Bruce Gallery
March 2015: 7th Annual Senior Graphic & Interactive Design Exhibition, Edinboro University, Doucette Hall
March 2015: Celebrate the Artist: Gmitter Scholarship Exhibition, Edinboro University, Doucette Hall