Amanda Sweet

Project Assistant

Education:
MFA, Painting + Drawing, University of Washington, 2015
BFA, Painting, Rhode Island School of Design, 2007
Certificate in English, Rhode Island School of Design, 2007

Joined Floyd|Snider: 2016

Amanda Sweet is a Project Assistant who supports the Technical Editing team with the design and development of graphics and document production. Her background in fine art and experience as a graphic design software educator and freelance designer bring an elevated level of sophistication and creativity to her work at Floyd|Snider. She has created conceptual site models, cross-sections, and other data visualization tools and has provided illustration and brand design for project deliverables and marketing proposals. Her passion for the environment is evident in both her personal artwork and her dedication to the firm's mission.

Professional Strengths

Two-dimensional design sensibilities with a keen understanding of the fundamental techniques of image-making and compositional schemes

Expertise in color theory with a knowledge of color contrast accessibility standards that create captivating graphics that are all-inclusive

Strong perceptual communication skills learned from experience as an arts educator and demonstration artist, requiring patience and enthusiasm to encourage further interaction and the sharing of ideas

Time management and multitasking abilities gained from previous roles in marketing management and event coordination