Vanessa Bong

About

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About

Vanessa Bong is a designer and illustrator who works and lives to make beautiful things. Passionate about people, communication, and humour, she couples her passions with her love of design to create engaging and thoughtful work.

Approaching every project with enthusiasm, Vanessa uses photography, illustration, typography and a dose of curiosity to communicate ideas and stories.

She lists her accomplishments as; a participant the The Design Kid’s Threesome exhibition, being chosen as a Mali in the City artist and getting her picture taken with Jessica Hische and David Downton.

In five years time, Vanessa sees herself continuing to produce vibrant and engaging work and working in a design studio, working as a full time illustrator, or marrying a rich plastic surgeon and living in Las Vegas. 



Contact me

email: vanessa.bong@gmail.com
blog: www.bigpicturestuff.com





Education: 

Monash University
Bachelor of Design (Visual Communication) 
2010-2013

Experience: 

Blue Star Design Group
Experience, 2008

Aspery Creative
Experience, 2010

 

Light Melbourne Radio
Graphic Design Intern, 2013

Rptecture Studio
Freelance Design work, 2012-2013

Kelly Thompson Creative
Intern, 2013

SMASH Enterprises
Junior Designer, 2014

 

 

 

Achievements & Opportunities

2013
Semi Permanent Conference 
Volunteer

The Design Kids "Threesome Exhibition"
Marilyn & Sons, Josh Harrison

Loreal Melbourne Fashion Festival
Volunteer

Type By Hand workshop
Participant 

2012
Melbourne Zoo "Mali in the City"
Artist

SWAGS
Pro Bono design work

2010
Balwyn High VCE visual communication award