Heather Peter [heatherpeter05]
What is your specialty?
Where can we view your portfolio online?
My portfolio can be viewed at http://heatherpeterportfolio.blogspot.com/p/portfolio.html
What made you interested in design?
When I was in high school I worked on the school yearbook. This got me started in page design, which eventually led to me learning other design programs.
What has been your professional career path?
At the moment I am working as a freelance graphic designer. I would like to go on to work at a branding studio.
What is your motivation? What makes you get up in the mornings?
I love the idea of creating something new each day.
How would you define your design style?
My design has an earthy-style to it, while incorporating vintage elements.
How do you promote and move your work?
I promote my work through my blog, as well as on social networking sites such as facebook and twitter.
What is your favourite type of customer?
I don't really have a favourite type of customer, they're all my favourites! I love having a wide range of people to work with. It makes my work more interesting.
Which professionals in your field -contemporary or past- do you most admire?
This is more illustrator then designer but I absolutely love Ernst Haeckel. His illustrations are so beautiful and really inspire me!
Which software applications do you most utilize in your work?
I use Adobe Creative Suite a lot. My favourite programs in that being Photoshop or Indesign.
If you weren't a designer, what would you be doing?
If I wasn't a designer, I would own my own cafe or bakery. I love working with people and making them happy. Food always makes people happy ;)
At this moment, what would be your dream job or project?
My dream job would be working for a local branding studio as a designer.