ROBYN WAXMAN

✦Graphic design  ✦creative direction
✦human-centered design  ✦education

many hats.

Always design.

Robyn Waxman is an award-winning designer, educator, social entrepreneur, farmer, activist, and a spotlighted California College of the Arts Alumna. Robyn’s many interests focus on design’s role in forming the next generation of innovation. 

A summary of efforts:

Graphic design

Award-winning print and web design recognized by Communication Arts Design Annual, Print Magazine, AIGA, Sacramento Ad Club, California Federation of Teachers, Canadian Online Publishing, and more.

 

Creative Direction

Directed studio of 20+ designers for social media, print, web, animation, video, human-centered design, and other strategic promotional campaigns for 13+ years.

HUMAN-CENTERED DESIGN

Conducted and facilitated human-centered design research at IDEO San Francisco/Palo Alto and for teacher’s unions, community colleges, and private businesses.

Education

College-level design education including graphic design, web design, interaction design, illustration, and color theory.

Activism

Using human-centered design, established a non-profit organization called Farm Davis, donating appoximately 13K pounds of produce and eggs per year to low income populations, soup kitchens, and food pantries. Designed promotions, led outreach and education efforts, and managed 600+ volunteers and produce delivery schedules. Speaking engagements include TEDx Sacramento, KPFA Radio, AIGA Educator’s conference, California College of the Arts, UC Davis, Kent State, and other Design departments nation-wide.

Farming

Executive Director of Farm Davis, University of California Master Gardener

I love to connect.

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Email

robynwaxman1@gmail.com