Abbey Pitzer

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KANBAR COLLEGE OF DESIGN, ENGINEERING & COMMERCE | JEFFERSON

Abbey Pitzer is a senior in the Graphic Design Communication program at Jefferson. Aside from being a full-time student, Abbey is currently the Co-President of the AIGA Jefferson Student Group, a writer for Her Campus Jefferson, and is on the Dean’s List. Before moving to Philadelphia, Abbey knew she wanted to further her education in a creative field and took a chance by declaring her major in graphic design – she hasn’t looked back since! She adores crafting ideas with visual elements and paying attention to even the smallest of details. When designing, she enjoys putting pencil to paper and has a growing interest in illustration and hand lettering. As such, she hopes to someday design greeting cards and children’s books. Her other passions include hosting game nights with friends, trying new eateries in Philadelphia, and going on hikes with her Australian shepherd.

WHERE WERE YOU BORN AND WHERE DO YOU LIVE NOW?
Born and raised in Mechanicsburg PA and now live in the East Falls neighborhood of Philadelphia PA.

LEFTY OR RIGHTY?
Righty (except if I’m golfing or batting)

MORNING PERSON OR NIGHT OWL?
Night owl

FICTIONAL OR HISTORICAL CHARACTER YOU IDENTIFY WITH?
Felicity Porter from the 90’s TV show Felicity

FAVORITE MOVIE?
A toss-up between We Bought a Zoo and You’ve Got Mail Favorite TV show to binge watch? The Great British Baking Show or Designated Survivor

FAVORITE SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM?
Instagram

FAVORITE PODCAST?
Wait Wait…Don’t Tell Me! on NPR

FAVORITE FINE ARTIST?
Nina Mickelson

LAST BOOK YOU READ?
Origin by Dan Brown

FAVORITE CHARITY/CAUSE?
American Cancer Society

FAVORITE FREE TIME ACTIVITY?
Planning a trip with friends or family to explore somewhere new.

DO YOU PLAY A MUSICAL INSTRUMENT?
Tried playing several instruments before realizing I’m not musically inclined.

IF YOU WERE NOT A DESIGNER, WHAT WOULD YOU BE?
Art teacher

A MANTRA OR SAYING YOU LIVE BY?
“Work hard and be kind.”

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