Hello!, I'm Gabriela Manrique, Multimedia experience designer based in Queens, NY.
This is my studio where I work freelance for all types of brands, companies and people. I work from just a simple idea to a more complexed preexisted project. I am one on one with my clients and brainstorm ideas as a team. I'm on constant communication and deliver fast, beautiful, fun and extraordinary work. My passion is design and I am good at it.
"Working hard for something we don't care about is called stress. Working hard for something we love is called passion ".
Custom CSS templates, WordPress, Shopify, WooEcommerce, Paypal, HTML5, HTML, CSS
*Adobe Dreamweaver, Muse
Logos, brochures, packaging design, pattern for textiles, banners, e-books, look books, Fonts
*Adobe Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, FontLab 5
Brainstorm, sketch, storyboard, develop and create story
*Pencil, Marker, Watercolor, Adobe Creative Suite
Product photography, retouching, look books, custom social media stock images
Brainstorm, team related projects, deadlines, social media, marketing, attend meetings and travel expos.
Stop Motion, GIF's, banners, character animation,
*Adobe After Effects, Premiere, Flash
Exposition at Los Unicos
Portfolio exposition for BatOwl. Going through the beginning stages of character development as art therapy.
Launched Spooky Fruits brand as CEO and Creative Director
Exhibition at ICPNA
Showing a series of photographs named Bicycle Series, NYC. The series of broken, old and abandoned bicycles lost on the streets of NYC. Found, the photographs express a certain melancholy of emotion to the viewer.
Learning extensive animation script for Adobe Flash. Gaining a certificate of accomplishment on Adobe Flash Animation.
Learning basic to extensive HTML, Photoshop and Illustrator. Gained expert skills on each course.
BFA Communications, concentration: Multimedia
Graduate of 4 year college with honors (Lamb Pi Eta), GPA 3.8. Learned extensive communication skills on interpersonal, mass and media.
"Gaby can draw it on paper or on screen. She will make a character come to life with any type of medium".
"Because of Gaby, we have organic lotions uniquely designed. Her packaging ideas are innovative...imagine, peeling off collectible stickers of a label, genius!".
"A simple idea can turn into a very complex project. Gaby makes it all easy and fun because design is her passion".
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October 26, 2014
Spooky Fruits is an American YouTube animated series created by illustrator and designer Gabriela Manrique for BatOwl Studios. The series chronicles the adventures and endeavors of hybrid fruit monsters in a fictional deserted town working inside a run down, low budget and spooky hotel.
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