Amanda Veenhuis

AV Graphics

Started out at a local newspaper which taught me to work quickly with tight turn arounds. This lead to my love of graphic design which I have been working in since 1996 and wouldn't dream of doing anything else. Striving to meet deadlines and produce work that the client loves is my mission and I love working across a range of industries. Please browse my website or instagram for some design samples and I;d love to have a chat if you feel we are the right fit.

my core skills

Packaging Design

Brochures & Catalogues

Website Front end design and Development

Q & A

Whats the best thing to happen to you in your career to date?

Starting as a freelancer after the company I worked for went into liquidation.

What does a typical work week look like for you?:

Early morning start to get a bit of work done before I head to the gym. Then back into my workday sorting through emails, meetings, admin and design projects.

Describe your working environment in a few sentences..

Uncluttered, natural light, fresh air and a canine offsider to bounce ideas off.

What sets you apart from other freelancers in your industry?

I've done a fair bit of packaging work in-house and as a freelancer.

What are the tools of your trade?

My MacBook with Adobe software, DSLR, wacom tablet & iPad with pencil or a sketchbook.

Do you collaborate with others? If yes, how does that works?

Yes, on some subcontracting projects.

Whats been the biggest freelancing lesson to date?

Chasing debts or not taking deposits and then getting stung with no payment.

examples of my work

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