About Me

nancy mcgrathGraphic Designer Nancy McGrath

Award-winning graphic designer with over 20 years experience in multidimensional products combining strong management skills with exceptional creative ability.

Outstanding technical abilities in cutting edge graphic design and production software possessing a Master’s degree in Industrial Technology with a concentration in graphic arts.

E X P E R I E N C E

  • MEMORY MAKER’S MAGAZINE, Art Director, 2000-02
  • TUCSON LIFESTYLE MAGAZINE, Advertising Art Director, 1998-99
  • MATTEL INC., Senior Packaging Designer 1996-97
  • CURRENT INC., Design Studio Manager/Senior Art Director 1994-96
  • LANDS’ END, Art Director, Coming Home Catalog, 1992-94
  • MEREDITH CORP., Associate Art Director 1985-92
  • U.N.D., DEPT OF I.T., Graduate Teaching Assistant, 1982-85
  • U.N.D., OFFICE OF UNIV. RELATIONS, Graphic Designer, 1983-85
  • U.N.D., SIGN & DESIGN STUDIO, Graphic Designer, 1982-84

C L I E N T S:

  • Midwest Living Magazine
  • Florida Tourism Council
  • Connecticut Travel Guide
  • Country Home Magazine
  • Nordic Track
  • Northwest Airlines Magazine
  • Maytag
  • Decorating Den
  • Home Plans Magazine

A W A R D S:

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE, “All American Car Calendar 1996”
ART DIRECTOR’S ASSOCIATION of DENVER
1996 Annual calendar designed by Nancy McGrath featuring all-american cars throughout the years.

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE, “All American Car Classics 1995”
ART DIRECTOR’S ASSOCIATION of DENVER
1995 Annual calendar designed by Nancy McGrath featuring all-american cars throughout the years.

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE, “50 Years of Design”, Decorating Ideas magazine.
ART DIRECTOR’S ASSOCIATION OF IOWA
May 1992 Award for magazine story called “50 Years of Design” featured in Decorating Ideas magazine

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE
ART DIRECTOR’S ASSOCIATION of IOWA
May 1991 Award for magazine story called “A New Twist” featured in Decorating Ideas magazine

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE, “Fruit of the Room”, Decorating Ideas magazine
ART DIRECTOR’S ASSOCIATION of IOWA
May 1990 Award for magazine story called “Fruit of the Room” featured in Decorating Ideas magazin

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE, “The Magic of Imagination”, Kitchen & Bath magazine
ART DIRECTOR’S ASSOCIATION of IOWA
May 1987 Award for magazine story called “The Magic of Imagination” featured in Kitchen & Bath Ideas magazine

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE, “Wall Wizardry”, Window & Wall magazine
ART DIRECTOR’S ASSOCIATION of IOWA
May 1986 Award for magazine story called “Wall Wizardry” featured in Window & Walls Ideas magazine

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE, “UND Alumni Letterhead” campaign
UNIVERSITY & COLLEGE DESIGNERS ASSOCIATION, UCDA
May 1984 Award for letterhead, envelope and certificate design while working at the Office of University Relations as a student. Only student to receive an award

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE, “Student Activities”, brochure series
UNIVERSITY & COLLEGE DESIGNER’S ASSOCIATION, UCDA
May 1984 Award for brochure and booklet for the “Student Activities” department at the University of North Dakota. Only student to receive and award.

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE, “Pleasure and It’s Discontents” poster
COUNCIL for ADVANCEMENT & SUPPORT OF EDUCATION, CASE
May 1984 Award for a poster titled “Pleasure and It’s Discontents” while working as a student for the Office of University Relations at the University of North Dakota.

AWARD OF EXCELLENCE, “Continuing Education” campaign
COUNCIL for THE ADVANCEMENT & SUPPORT OF EDUCATION, CASE
May 1984 Award for billboard and direct mail campaign for the Office of Continuing Education at the University of North Dakota.

AWARD OF MERIT, “Student Financial Aid Handbook” redesign
COUNCIL for the ADVANCEMENT & SUPPORT OF EDUCATION, CASE
May 1984 Award for redesign of the “Financial Aid Handbook” for the University of North Dakota.


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McGrath
Creative

Graphic
Design

Nancy McGrath
Colorado Springs, CO

Phone: (719) 358-6041
Email:
mcgrathcreative2@comcast.net