lucy naland design


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Designer The Washington Post
July 2019—present
Conceptualize and design 12-15 story toppers daily; Create photo illustrations; Produce content for breaking news stories on tight turnaround; Commission artwork for the national app’s daily Kindle icon and Lily Lines newsletter

Design Intern Sports Illustrated
June 2018—Aug. 2018; Freelance Aug. 2018–June 2019
Animated illustrations, styled photos and created graphics; Designed for the print magazine, including features; Worked on deadline to create gifs and illustrated pieces; Developed branding for upcoming podcast series

Design Intern The Boston Globe
May 2017—Aug. 2017
Built newspaper and magazine pages, including daily sections and features; Commissioned illustrations for newspaper and magazine; Created photo edits, illustrations and weekly sports infographics for the newspaper

Freelance Motion Designer Blue Chalk
Feb.—May 2019
Designed, animate charts; Worked beyond style guide to generate new directions for future projects; Coordinated with senior producer

Presentation Director The Daily Orange
Dec. 2016—Dec. 2017
Art directed for entire newspaper; Coordinated with illustrators, photographers and editors to produce art; Managed team of six designers as well as photo and illustration sections; Designed guides, covers and special editions of the paper; Conducted nightly meetings with visual team and management staff

Special Projects Designer The Daily Orange
Dec. 2017—May 2018
Designed, illustrated and animated for the paper’s weekly Snapchat channel; Designed print and digital advertisements; Created gifs and illustrations to accompany stories on social media; Developed brand identities for fundraising events

Designer Baked Magazine
Jan. 2016—May 2018
Designed spreads for print publication; Created illustrations, graphics; Worked remotely under direction of creative director


SND Marshall Matlock/Designer of the Year Award 
Newhouse Awards 2019
Prize in Motion Graphics 
Newhouse Awards 2019
Student to Watch 2019
Graphic Design USA
Honorable Mention, Front Page Design
MSU SND Contest 2019
Silver in Motion Graphics
2019 Graphis New Talent Annual
Prize in Motion Graphics
Newhouse Awards 2018
Second Place, Sports Design
MSU SND Contest 2018
Scholarship Recipient 2017
SND Foundation
Honorable Mention, Photo Story Design
MSU SND Contest 2017


After Effects; InDesign; Illustrator; Photoshop; Lightroom; Premiere Pro; XD; AP Style; Conversational Spanish; Final Cut Pro X; Glyphs Mini; Google Analytics; HTML & CSS; InVision Méthode CMS; Illustration; Microsoft Office Suite; Photo illustration; Sketch


Syracuse University
S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications
Class of 2019 • B.S. Graphic Design
Minors in English; Information Management and Technology
Renée Crown Honors Program
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