|A.B. is a graphic designer and marketing professional with 10+ years of experience spanning marketing communications, branding, photoshoots, direct mail, packaging and catalogs. In 2008 she started her own stationery company, Embellished Ink, whose products have been featured in Daily Candy and InStyle Weddings. From 2005-2007, she worked as a designer for The Land of Nod, a high-end children’s furniture and accessories company owned by Crate & Barrel, where she developed all aspects of both web and print design. Her responsibilities included email marketing, catalog design, direct mail design, in store signage, and art direction of photoshoots. In 2007, she also worked on a short-term assignment for Martha Stewart Omnimedia, where she designed and produced packaging for the Martha Stewart Crafts line. She is proficient in the Adobe Creative Cloud programs (Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign) as well as WordPress for blogging. She is familiar with Square Space. She has a BA in Journalism and Mass Communication from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.