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Jessica Matthews

Jessica Matthews - Designer


Graphic designer. Hand letterer. Illustrator. Self-confessed design geek eager to create fantastic book covers.


Jessica is an award-winning graphic designer, illustrator and letterer from Adelaide, South Australia. With a quirky and vibrant style that combines intelligent concepts and stunning aesthetics, Jessica’s work effortlessly communicates a unique and purposeful message. Her meticulous work ethic involves a solid design concept which is based on thorough research and thoughtful idea generation.

A bright, bubbly and passionate creative, Jessica is an inherent problem solver; providing creative solutions to a wide range of clients. Although her design services range from event collateral to advertising, web design, signage, and everything in between; she specialises in branding and print design, as well as publications and illustrative typography work. Jessica has been shortlisted in 2015 B&T’s 30-Under-30 Awards, seen her work published in print across the globe, as well as promoted online in design-related blogs and featured in exhibitions overseas.

Jessica has an exceptionally positive and enthusiastic approach to design, and her dedicated and passion to her craft ensures she is constantly pushing design boundaries with her work. When she’s not working on client work; she enjoys working on her side projects, drinking coffee, tasting new food, and venturing out into the sunshine.

Jessica is available for new freelance design, lettering and illustration opportunities, and is looking forward to hearing from you.


Work experience

Graphic Designer/Illustrator

Jess Matthews Design
January, 2011 – November, 2014 (almost 4 years)

I believe great design is created to last. Although the world around me is always inspirational, I believe in a solid design concept which is based on thorough research and thoughtful idea generation.

I work to a high standard because I absolutely love what I do. I have a positive, ‘can-do’ attitude. As a freelance graphic designer I can work alongside you and assist you with your publishing needs. I have a passion for hand-lettering bespoke typography, and would be happy to discuss the possibilities this could add to your project.

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