What is your name and how would you briefly describe what you do?
My name is Maria Skantz. In my studio, SKANTZ DESIGN, I work as a Designer and Art Director. I also do graphic illustrations, images and patterns. Special areas of expertise: Health, Medicine, HR and Employer Branding.
I have also exhibited my design on textiles, coffee tables and lampshades at Formex in Stockholm.
What’s the best thing about working with you, from a clients point of view?
I am passionate about developing ideas and convert them into design that feels right, based upon each client's strategy and brand. I have a broad expertise from various advertising agencies.
Tell us a little about your background. Do you have an education, or are you self-taught?
I have extensive experience from advertising agencies: Espri, Ekelund & Wik as a Graphic Designer and Talent Talk as an Art Director. I have studied courses at Berghs and Beckmans in Stockholm.
I was one of the founders of PictureMyLife. We designed and developed a digital communication tool that is now in use at schools and organizations.