Erin Oostra is a visual graphic designer passionate about creating work that is strong, elegant, and refined. She is interested in UI, art direction, branding, typography, layout, brush lettering, and photography. Erin designs work that is intriguing and inspiring, maintaining a simple elegance that endures the test of time.
The CUT is a fashion and lifestyle magazine focused on affordable day-to-day fashion, ways to stay inspired, and people who are creating, struggling, and succeeding in their art. It is created to be seasonal and simple for the busy urban woman on her way to success. With strong visuals and inspiring articles, The CUT leaves its readers motivated and encouraged.
Elsie is a personal assistant device for interior designers that connects to its own iPad app. The system helps designers be their very best and eliminates many of the pains of the interior design process. Elsie takes room measurements, helps mood board, communicates with clients, and makes room for designers to get more creative. Elsie also connects to many retail shops, offering suggestions of stores in all locations, saving both time and money.
The poster for the play, Snow Falling on Cedars, uses a cinematic look and typography to draw in a younger audience. Many of the play's themes are highlighted throughout the poster. For example, the boat on the side hints at the focal point of the story and the large, handwritten red text alludes to the forbidden love story as well as captures the attention of viewers.
The Legislature and Women in Society posters were both created for the Seattle Central Women's Programs to advertise their noon lecture series. The Legislature with speaker David Ward advertises a singular session while the Women in Society poster shows all speaking events happening in Spring Quarter 2015.