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BFACD Alumni Feature: Hannah Lee

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Hannah Lee is a graphic designer based out of Hillsborough, North Carolina. She received her BFA in Communication Design from Parsons in December 2014. She previously worked as a designer at the publishing house, Algonquin Books, while working as a freelance designer. She then founded Foxwood Studio, a creative studio offering branding, website design and development, illustration, and lettering. Today, she works with inspired individuals and businesses across the country.

Book jacket design for We Love You, Charlie Freeman, published in 2016. Algonquin Books.

What were your favorite classes at Parsons?

Info Design with Julia Wargaski, Calligraphy with Paul Shaw, Book Cover Design with Gabriele Wilson, Interaction Studio with Pascal Glissman, and Advanced Type with Pablo Medina

Brand identity for Landmatters, a consulting firm dedicated to connecting people to land.

What did you wish you knew as a student that you know now?

You can create your own path. Believe in your creativity, gain experience, and follow your heart.

Logo design for Paige Vaughn, a photographer based out of Austin, Texas.

Who do you look up to in the design community?

Louise Fili, Jessica Hische, Emily Oberman, and many more.

Behind the scenes of the branding for The Field House, a wedding and events venue.

What has been the highlight of your career so far?

The highlight of my career so far has been the people that I’ve had the honor of working with, from Dan Rather and John Waters to entrepreneurs, photographers, brides, lawyers, and philanthropists.


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