Hello, I'm Allison.
I currently reside in Seattle and work as a Web Designer at Nordstrom. I provide freelance creative services which include design, brand strategy, creative direction, styling and creative/blog mentorship. I am passionate about fashion, design, creative writing and all things lifestyle.
I graduated in 2014 from Western Washington University with a Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design and minors in Communication and Journalism. As an alumnus, I am passionate about mentoring design students on resume building, career guidance, internship experience and design skill set.
I have experience working in a variety of design settings from start-ups, to mid-sized agencies to an international brand. Some of my work experience includes: Nordstrom, GA Creative, Red Rokk Interactive, Copacino+Fujikado, Downtown Bellingham Partnership and The LaLa.
I also have experience working and collaborating with the following individuals and brands: Unionbay, Horseshoe, Circa Vintage Rentals, Violette's Flowers, Coors Peak, JustGreet, KNDM Co. and Jenna Bechtholt Photography.
Aside from pursuing a career in design, I am the dedicated blogger behind West Coast Aesthetic. West Coast Aesthetic encompasses my unique design, style and lifestyle. It aims to capture the life of a twenty-something in Seattle, Washington and the experiences and inspirations that ensure involving creativity, consumption and exploration.
Want to get connected? Chat freelance? Grab a coffee? Let's get in touch.