My name is Dessi. I'm an art director who loves to create beautiful things, as well as cook, photograph and eat delicious food. Check out some of my work below.
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Omaha Startup Week Event Branding
Logo mark and event branding for the Omaha Startup Week, a five-day long conference for tech startups.
Five Flavor Shrimp
Five Flavor Shrimp is the latest spring dish from Panda Express. Wok-tossed to perfection this flavorful dish is light and airy and a better-for-you option.
Chinese New Year 2017
Year of the Rooster. Panda Express is telling the story of Chinese New Year to mainstream America.
General Tso's Chicken
The most iconic dish in Chinese restaurants in America comes to Panda Express.
The Story of General Tso's Chicken
Animated video telling the story of General Tso's Chicken coming to Panda Express.
Mighties Kiwi Social Media Campaign
9 different Mighties Kiwi slices were posted consecutively for 9 days on Instagram. When viewed together they appeared to belong to one single image.
Panda Express Pacific Chili Shrimp
In-store promotional materials and TV spot for Pacific Chili Shrimp, the latest healthy limited time offer from Panda Express.
Happy New Year Stop-motion Video for Panda Express
Stop-motion video for Panda Express wishing their fans a Happy New Year.
Eggs Are Back Video
Stop-motion video celebrating the return of fried eggs in fried rice at Panda Express.
Panda Express Chinese New Year
In-store promotional materials created for Panda Express during the 2016 Chinese New Year Celebration.
Egg Roll Video
An Animated gif promoting a free egg roll on the first day of Chinese New Year.
Caroling Cuties Video
A stop-motion video created around the Holidays to promote Cuties.
Valentine's Day Video
A stop-motion video created for Valentine's Day to promote Cuties. Also played on Walmart's Facebook site.
A stop-motion video created to promote Cuties around the Superbowl.
Groundhog Day Video
A stop-motion video was produced for Groundhog Day to promote Cuties.
4th of July Video
4th of July stop motion cross-promo video created for Cuties and Mighties Kiwi
Social Media Cuties Recipes
Original and modified recipes were developed using Cuties to promote the brand on social media.
Social Media Cuties Holiday Posts
Various posts created around the Holidays to promote Cuties on Social Media.
Social Media Cuties Crafts
Various crafts created to promote Cuties, made from both the fruit as well as the Cuties juice bottles.
Chinese New Year Video
A stop-motion cross promotional video created around the Chinese New Year featuring Cuties and Mighties Kiwi.
National Balloon Day Video
Cute video was created for National Balloon Day as a cross promo for the two SunPacific brands Cuties and Mighties.
March Madness Video
A stop-motion video created around March Madness promoting Cuties.
Cuties Straw Hyperlapse Craft Video
Hyperlapse video for Cuties showing step-by-step the process of making a fun cuties straw.
Salt Lake Magazine Food Feature
Layout design for a food article featured in Salt Lake Magazine.
Utah Style & Design Magazine Department Opener
Department opener for Utah Style & Design Magazine.
Utah Style & Design Magazine Feature Layout
Layout design for a feature article in Utah Style & Design Magazine.
Utah Bride & Groom Magazine Flower Layout
Magazine spread on bridal bouquets and boutonnieres featured in Utah Bride & Groom Magazine....
Utah Bride & Groom Magazine Fashion Layout
Feature spread of a bridal fashion article for Utah Bride & Groom Magazine.
Utah Style & Design Magazine Department Layout
Department spread design on O.C. Tanner's new building renovations featured in Utah Style & Design Magazine.
Utah Bride & Groom Magazine TOC
Table of Contents designs for Utah Bride & Groom Magazine.
Salt Lake Magazine Holiday Feature
Holiday feature story designed for Salt Lake Magazine.
Nebraska Passport Program
The 2014 Nebraska Passport program encouraged travelers to explore Nebraska, collect stamps in the Passport program booklet from participating attractions and earn...
Children's Mercy Transformation Campaign
The 2014 Transformation campaign for Children's Mercy Hospital told the stories of real patients while depicting their transformation.
Nebraska Tourism Visit Nebraska Campaign
Large scale popup banners and bus wraps were created to promote the new campaign for the Nebraska Tourism Commission "Visit Nebraska. Visit Nice."
Children's Mercy Elevator Wraps
Elevator wraps designed to promote urgent care at Children's Mercy South hospital.
Catalog and coupon designs for V Chocolates, an artisan confectioner.
Downtown Alliance Shopping Guide
Custom publication shopping guide designed for the Salt Lake Downtown Alliance.
Tulip Festival Ad Campaign
Billboard and print ad designs for the Tulip festival, a seasonal offering, held at Thanksgiving Point Gardens.
iPass Print Campaign
Flyer, direct mail, and pocket guide designs for iPass, a high-speed internet provider with the world's largest mobile broadband footprint.
Premiere Global Campaign
Promotional materials for Premiere Global's "Happy Hour Trivia Contest" campaign including posters, coasters, directional signs and a survey.
Political cards designed for the Salt Lake City Democratic Party to encourage early voting.
Alder & Tweed Blue Brochure
Print brochure for Alder & Tweed showcasing interior spaces designed by the client.
Brick Canvas Grand Opening Invitation
Invitation design created for the Grand Opening of Brick Canvas, a new wellness and health center.
The New SLC Airport Website
Website design for the new Salt Lake City Airport created to aid travelers during the renovation the airport.
Parsons Behle & Latimer Website
Website design for Parsons, Behle & Latimer, one of the oldest law firms in the State of Utah.
Alder & Tweed Website
Website design for Alder & Tweed, a Park City-based furniture and home outfitter for vacation destinations.
Stone Ground Bakery Website
Designed website for a commercial bakery showcasing its bread products available for retail and wholesale purchase.
Pier Marker Restaurant Website
Website design for a San Francisco seafood restaurant.
Utah Museum of Contemporary Art (UMOCA) Website
Contemporary wordpress-based website for the Utah Museum of Contemporary Art.
Le Spa Website
Website design for Le Spa, an online store offering five different brands of beauty products.
Sundance-New Frontier Exhibition at UMOCA
Promotional materials designed for New Frontier, a partnership between UMOCA and Sundance Film Festival.
The New Performing Arts Center
Promotional materials designed for the New Performing Arts Center.
UMOCA–Mr. Winkle Exhibition
Promotional materials for UMOCA (Utah Museum of Contemporary Art).
Salt Lake Art Center Miniature Golf Exhibition
Promotional materials for a miniature golf exhibition.
Thanksgiving Point Annual Report
Annual Report for Thanksgiving Point, a nonprofit organization operating multiple venues.
UMOCA Exterior Banners
Exterior banner designs for UMOCA showcasing upcoming exhibitions and events at the museum.
UMOCA Membership Brochure
Membership Brochure design for UMOCA (Utah Museum of Contemporary Art).
BYU Museum of Art Magazines
Magazine designs for the BYU Museum of Art.
Alder & Tweed Jar Labels
Jar label designs for honey and raspberry jam given as gifts by Alder & Tweed to potential clients.
Alder & Tweed Thank You Card
Letterpress thank you card for Alder & Tweed, a luxury home outfitter with a rustic feel.
Letterpress cards designed for personal use. Recipient of AIGA 22 Show Award (Omaha, NE).
TCBY Spinner Direct Mail
Direct Mail piece created to promote the benefits of owning a TCBY store.
TP Museum of Ancient Life Banners
Interior banner designs for the Museum of Ancient Life at Thanksgiving Point highlighting three of their children's events.
Interactive Game for Snell & Wilmer
An interactive game design for David Leta of Snell & Wilmer to be used at the Rocky Mountain Bankruptcy Conference.
Panda Express Icons
Fun little icons created for Panda Express to be used as part of an infographic on their Orange Chicken Love site.
Social Media Cuties Illustrations
Cute illustrations using Cuties and Mighties Kiwi to promote the two SunPacific fruit brands on social media.
Nebraska Tourism Passport Program Icons
Different icons were created for the 2014 Nebraska Passport Program to be used as actual stamps, as well as iconic graphics.
Brick Canvas Swag Bag
Swag Bag design for the Grand Opening of Brick Canvas.
Stoneground Bakery Bread Boxes
Bread box designs for Stone Ground Bakery.
Brick Canvas Logo
Identity design for a combined beauty and wellness center, home of a spa, Bikram yoga studio, hair salon, event planning space, TRX venue and a smoothie bar.
Parsons, Behle & Latimer Logo
Brand Identity redesign for Parsons, Behle & Latimer, one of the oldest law firms in the State of Utah.
Design Werks Logo
Logo design for a floral display company offering five distinct services to customers. Winner of Regional Design Award from Print Magazine.
Single Mothers Day Logo
Logo design for Single Mothers Day, a charitable event organized to assist single mothers in need. Recipient of AIGA 100 Show Award (Salt Lake City, UT).
GSBS Architects Logo
Logo design for one of Salt Lake City's premier architectural firms specializing in green building design.
Casa Joya del Mar Logo
Logo design for a high-end timeshare villa in Punta Mita, Mexico.
337 Project Logo
Logo design for a nonprofit cultural organization that supports local artistic activity through the creation of nontraditional art venues.
Logo design for a smoothie bar offering nutritional snacks and beverages at Brick Canvas beauty and wellness center.
Brew at the Zoo Logo
Logo created for the Henry Doorly Zoo and Aquarium in Omaha.
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