Micah Bowers, Designer in Vancouver, WA, United States
Micah Bowers

Designer in Vancouver, WA, United States

Member since January 3, 2016
Micah uses brand design and illustration to tell stories on behalf of his clients. He believes that design must identify a need, stir a desire for change, and shed light on a path that is uniquely helpful, hopeful, and human.
Micah is now available for hire

Employment

  • Illustrator

    2017 - PRESENT
    Google (via Toptal)
    • Created high-impact posters to promote an ongoing speaker series hosted by Google's Empathy Lab.
    • Designed a psychedelic, 60's inspired alphabet to visually distinguish the poster text in a clean, modern environment.
    • Illustrated a wide array of animals and characters to highlight the fun, inquisitive nature of the Empathy Lab.
    • Helped the client re-envision the project scope and deliverables to meet the budget and tight deadlines.
    Technologies: Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Photoshop
  • Illustrator | Designer

    2015 - PRESENT
    Micah Bowers Design
    • Developed brand identities by creating engaging visuals and stories that help companies communicate the unique value that they offer to customers.
    • Specialized in creating custom illustrations that support a company's brand messaging and bring life and energy to written content.
    • Created bright and cheerful animations that explain the usefulness of digital products in an easy-to-understand way.
    • Crafted one-of-a-kind words and letters for logos, websites, and advertisements.
    • Provided art-direction to companies in order to reach customers by outlining and implementing a specific mood at the start of each project.
    Technologies: Adobe InDesign, Adobe After Effects, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator

Education

  • Master of Fine Arts degree in Electronic Time-based Arts
    2008 - 2011
    Purdue University - West Lafayette, IN, USA
  • Bachelor's degree in Industrial Design
    2004 - 2008
    Purdue University - West Lafayette, IN, USA

Experience

Location

Vancouver, WA, United States

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