Katie Vines

KATIE-VINES

KENNESAW STATE UNIVERSITY

Katie is a graphic designer interested in both print and digital mediums. She recently received her BFA in Graphic Communications and a Marketing minor. During her undergraduate years, she participated in two repeat-internships for Shaw Floors and Heidelberg USA, where print design was her sole passion. Katie soon discovered her love for digital design after taking only a few courses on the subject in her last semester as an undergraduate. Upon graduation, Katie landed her first Web Designer gig, and has since moved on to become a Digital Designer for CCA&B — home of The Elf on the Shelf®! Katie doesn’t know where life will take her next, but with her strong educational foundation, passion for creativity, and perseverance to go the distance, she knows anything is possible!

WHERE WERE YOU BORN AND WHERE DO YOU LIVE NOW?
The ‘burbs of Atlanta GA have always been home sweet home

LEFTY OR RIGHTY?
Righty

MORNING PERSON OR NIGHT OWL?
Becoming a morning person as the ‘real world’ kicks in

FICTIONAL OR HISTORICAL CHARACTER YOU IDENTIFY WITH?
Rory Gilmore – that girl’s determined for success!

FAVORITE MOVIE?
Fried Green Tomatoes for the nostalgic memories of watching it with my sweet grandpa Frank.

FAVORITE TV SHOW TO BINGE WATCH?
The Office (U.S.), for obvious reasons

FAVORITE TYPE OF MUSIC?
Almost anything 90’s

FAVORITE SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM?
Pinterest!

FAVORITE FINE ARTIST?
Andy Warhol

LAST BOOK YOU READ?
One Simple Idea by Stephen Key

FAVORITE CHARITY/CAUSE?
St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital

FAVORITE FREE TIME ACTIVITY?
Hiking. I’m going to walk Camino de Santiago in Spain next year!

IF YOU WERE NOT A DESIGNER…?
Entrepreneur, product developer

A MANTRA OR SAYING YOU LIVE BY?
A creative life is driven more strongly by curiosity than by fear – Elizabeth Gilbert
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