Liz Young, Designer in Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Liz Young

Designer in Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Member since March 26, 2018
Elizabeth is a seasoned creative director with 18+ years specializing in branding, digital, and UX/UI design. She has worked with the likes of Universal Records, PUMA, and numerous SMEs to deliver high-level creative solutions that suit their specific needs. An intrinsically curious collaborator, problem solver, and lover of tech; she is experienced in eCommerce, SaaS, human-centered design thinking, and future-proofing for all environments.
Liz is now available for hire

Portfolio

Digital Design

Employment

  • Co-founder and Creative Director

    2019 - PRESENT
    House of—Folk
    • Developed numerous start-up brands from grassroots, establishing their visual aesthetic and providing them with future-proofed solutions for digital, web and mobile platforms.
    • Developed creative web solutions using Shopify (and it's extensions) for numerous clients.
    • Designed MVP market ready products for clients needing to bring their ideas to life.
    • Created an effective UX/UI design for eCommerce clients.
    • Worked closely with our clients to establish and evolve their art direction.
    Technologies: Slack, Apple Keynote, Sketch, InVision, Adobe Experience Design (XD), Figma, Adobe Creative Suite
  • Senior Design and Art Director

    2018 - PRESENT
    Loaf Creative Advertising Agency
    • Created, pitched, and implemented the full rollout of multiple creative campaigns for industry leaders such as Bruntwood and LiverpoolONE.
    • Contributed directly to the creative pitch for branding and art directed projects.
    • Provided services include art direction, creative campaigns, concept roll-out, photography styling, graphic design, and multi-platform design.
    Technologies: Art Direction, Photography, Apple Keynote, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator

Education

  • Master's degree in Design and Art Direction
    2006 - 2007
    Manchester Metropolitan University - Manchester, England
  • Bachelor's degree in Graphic Design
    2003 - 2006
    Lancaster University - England

Experience

Tools

Location

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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