about

Hi, I’m Makenzie Fintak and I’m a graphic designer and illustrator from Buffalo NY. I find inspiration in almost everything and strive to make meaningful connections in my designs and illustrations.

Education

BFA, Communication Design, SUNY Buffalo State, 2020

Experience

2016-present: Freelance Artist, Buffalo, NY

11.2017-11.2018: Hardlines team member at Target, Buffalo, NY

12.2018-8.2019: Waitress & Hostess at Cecelia’s Ristorante, Buffalo, NY

Skills

  • Adobe Cloud
  • Blender 2.8
  • WordPress
  • Html/css
  • Strong work ethic
  • Empathetic collaborator
  • Procreate
  • Rough Animator
  • Google Web Designer

Exhibitions & Awards

Solo Exhibition; Contoured Impressions, The Crucible Art Collective, Buffalo NY, 2019

Annual Design Foundations, 2 works selected, Buffalo NY, 2017

Yearbook design award, Springville Griffith Institute, Springville NY 2016