Hello! My name is Dessi and I'm an Art Director passionate about telling brand stories through stop-motion videos, hand lettering, and beautiful food photography.

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Doritos Stop-Motion Video
One of 14 winners in Doritos Crash From Home Contest held during the pandemic.
Candy Skull Halloween 2021
Fun stop-motion video of a blinking candy skull.
Girl Scout Cookies Stop-Motion Videos
This Girl Scout Cookies season, I got inspired to create a couple of fun stop-motion videos with a few of my favorite GS cookies.
First National Bank of Omaha Mortgage Campaign
Stop-motion TV Spots for FNBO promoting their mortgage product.
Panda Express: Chinese New Year 2017
Panda Express tells the story of Chinese New Year to mainstream America in the Year of The Rooster.
Panda Express: General Tso's Chicken
Brand campaign for the most iconic dish in Chinese restaurants in America.
Panda Express: Five Flavor Shrimp
Brand campaign for Five Flavor Shrimp, the latest flavorful, better-for-you, spring dish from Panda Express.
Sioux Honey Logo
Logo refresh for Sioux Honey Association Co-Op.
2022 The Year of The Tiger
Fun digital papercut look for this year's Chinese New Year: The Year of The Tiger.
Omaha Startup Week Event Branding
Event branding for Omaha Startup Week, a five-day long conference for tech startups.
Bozell Holiday Card 2022
Fun Holiday card for my work with a twist on the traditional saying "Comfort & Joy"
Feltman's of Coney Island Brand Refresh
A brand refresh for Feltman's of Coney Island, an East Coast hot dog company, that brought back the Original, Original Hot Dog recipe.
Social Media: Cuties Recipes
Social posts of seasonal recipes with Cuties and Cuties juice to promote the brand on social media.
Rebuild the Heartland Branding
A brand look and feel for Rebuild the Heartland, a community fund for those affected by the historic 2019 flooding in Nebraska, Iowa and South Dakota.
Stop-Motion Videos: Cuties
A wide variety of stop-motion videos for Sun Pacific's Cuties brand for different holidays throughout the year.
Social Media: Cuties Crafts
Various crafts were created from Cuties and the Cuties juice bottles that moms can do with their kids as fun activities, or on their own to organize and beautify their homes.
Merci Chocolates Stop-motion video
Personal passion project stop-motion video for my favorite European chocolates Merci that was shared on the brand's Instagram stories.
Mighties Kiwi: Social Campaign
Nine consecutive social posts, featuring different Kiwi slices, were created to compile one big tile image in Instagram's wall feed.
36 Days of Type
Tactile letters and numbers made out of different spices, herbs and condiments for "36 Days of Type," an online Instagram challenge.
Social Media: Cuties Holidays
To promote Cuties around the Holidays various social posts with crafts, recipes, or fun activities were created to encourage moms to spend time with their kids while enjoying their favorite healthy snack.
Mother's Day Stop-Motion Video
Stop-moton video with flower petals for Bozell's Mother's Day social post.
Starbucks Stop-motion video
Made this personal passion project stop-motion video while playing barista at home during the pandemic making my own Pumpkin Spice Lattes.
Omaha's Rally for the Responders
Event branding for Omaha's Rally for the Responders to honor all of the first responders during the pandemic.
Doritos Halloween Stop-motion video
Personal passion project stop-motion video for Halloween using my leftover chips from the Doritos Crash From Home video contest.
Panda Express Pacific Chili Shrimp
Brand campaign for Pacific Chili Shrimp, the latest limited-time offer from Panda Express.
In Memory of
Stop-motion video with flower petals and leaves in memory of artist Adé Hogue.
Sioux Honey Social Media
Fun, engaging and entertaining social posts for Sioux Honey to promote their different honey products.
Rise Up
Rise up. Show up. Unite! lettering challenge led by Jessica Hische and Lauren Hom.
Halloween Handlettering
Spooky pun-kin puns for an online lettering challenge.
Noosa Yogurt Stop-motion video
Personal passion project stop-motion video for my favorite yogurt Noosa.
FNBO Welcome Kit
Welcome Kit landing page experience for new customers of FNBO.
Happy New Year Stop-motion Video for Panda Express
Stop-motion video for Panda Express with veggie fireworks to wish their customers a Happy New Year.
Peace on Earth
Personal project based on a digitized handlettering design for a Christmas ornament.
Vote Lettering
Hand-lettered stamp design and fauxsaic lettering done around the 2020 election as part of online lettering challenges.
Bozell's Holiday Cheer
Hand-lettered Holiday card part of Bozell's “The Great Excheeriment,” a social experiment with sentiment.
Sundance New Frontier Exhibition
Promotional materials designed for Sundance Film Festival's New Frontier exhibit shown at UMOCA.
Holiday Cookies and Handlettering
Holiday baking accompanied by hand-lettered greetings.
Bozell's Nifty Gifty Finder
Pick a gift for that special one in your life with Bozell's Holiday Gift: The Nifty Gifty finder, a gift generator based on answers you give.
Visit Nebraska Campaign
Bus wraps and banners designed for Nebraska Tourism Commission's latest campaign "Visit Nebraska. Visit Nice."
Utah Bride & Groom Magazine
Floral magazine feature design for Utah Bride & Groom Magazine.
Fall leaves-inspired stop motion
Stop-motion video inspired by a collection of beautiful fall leaves and the hand-lettered word Fall.
Utah Style & Design Layouts
Interior design feature spread layout for Utah Style & design magazine.
Nebraska Passport Program
Designs for the 2014 Passport Program ,run by the Nebraska Tourism Commission, encouraging visitors to explore the state and collect stamps from the participating places they stop by and earn fun prizes.
Brick Canvas Launch
Branding and Grand Opening Promo materials for a new health and wellness center.
Flyer, direct mailer, and a pocket guide designs for iPass, high-speed internet provider with the world's largest mobile broadband footprint.
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