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  • Mahalia Yowell

    Graphic designer & illustrator

    Phoenixville, PA

Hi! I am a graphic designer located in Phoenixville, PA. I have been employed at American Directory Systems, a small company that creates artwork for directory ads that are published a all over the country, as well as Canada. I am a very creative and hands-on designer. I also love to create jewelry, which I sell on etsy.com

Work Samples

  • Resume

  • Culligan

  • Washington Peace Center Freelance

Work History

Mahalia Yowell MahaliaYowell@gmail.com 703.400.5429 Online Portfolio: www.mahooligan.com About Me 
I believe that design should show distinct personality as well as communicate its idea. My creativity comes from diversity of thought, a focused vision, lots of coffee, and an 
adventurous spirit. Work American Directory Systems 
Created directory ads that were published nationwide as a full time print graphic designer. Became an expert in Adobe Illustrator and printing processes. 
Malvern, PA 2011-2012. Washington Peace Center Created a 12 page program for their annual awards gala and provided freelance logos & digital drawings for publications. Washington, D.C. 2010-2012. Venture Road Designed graphics and vector patterns for t-shirts as a part time designer. Learned to design for a very unique t-shirt printing process. Jenkintown, PA 2011. Anthropologie’s Visual Department Worked as part of the team that maintained the aesthetic of the store by creating sculptural elements and unique signage. Picked up many random skills. Reston, VA. 2010-2011. Liberty University’s Selah Yearbook Designed and developed concepts for advertising materials that promoted the book on the web and around campus. Also created ads for local businesses and individuals to be included in the book. Lynchburg, Virginia. 2010. School Liberty University Bachelor of Visual Communication Arts with a minor in Fine Art. Lynchburg, Virginia. 2011. Prodigy Discovery Playschool Internship Created illustrations for the yearbook and painted a mural as an intern. Bohol, Philippines, 2009. South Lakes High School Advanced Degree with an International Baccalaureate Certificate in Art. Reston, Virginia. 2006. Fun Mahooligan Jewelry Studio I own a handmade jewelry business that sells locally and online at etsy.com/shop/mahooligan. Phoenixville, PA. 2012. The Cropduster Collaborated with my husband in the design & execution of a lighthearted iPhone and iPad app, currently for sale in the Apple app store. Phoenixville, PA. 2012. JJ Singh Jeweler Learned techniques used in creating professional jewelry as an apprentice. 
Mclean, VA. 2010. References available upon request


Liberty University