Perspective of Color
Perspective is what makes each and every individual creative and unique in their own way. Come along with me as I share the differences in pursuing design as a career as a person of color. I'll share my experiences, challenges, and things I've learned as a designer of color and show how much impact having a perspective of color can open doors to opportunities and life-changing impact through design.
Cornelius ‘Hank’ Washington is Graphic Designer, Illustrator, and Art Director born raised in the backwoods Mississippi now residing in Birmingham, Alabama. With almost 10 years of experience, he has worked on campaigns for brands that include Dick’s Sportings Goods, TGi Friday’s, World Poker Tour and more. He has also worked with entertainment icons like Marlon Wayans with work featured in several publications including Jet Magazine.
With the curse of struggling to find a niche, Hank thrives as a multi-disciplined designer providing problem-solving creativity that includes strategy, branding, and art direction.