designer / illustrator / berkeley, ca


Hello! My name is Alina Buevich and I currently work as a

brand designer

at Chronicle Books—my work spans everything from

web

to

print

to

events

and sometimes

books

. Outside of that, I also spend my time

drawing

, taking on

freelance

projects, dabbling in

comics

, and collaborating on

lump shop

.


Mark

Baggu website

2019

Some unused web design sketches for Baggu (SF bag company) that was redesigning their website in early 2019.





peets coffee

2019

A freelance illustration project for Peet’s Coffee. They wanted to grow their popular City/State Mug Collection and the artist communities behind them. Each design was created by a local artist from their specific city and with all the proceeds going to local non-profit organizations.





THE BRIEF /
  • Illustrate your favorite place to enjoy a great cup of coffee with a friend in your city / state
  • Use imagery to evoke the ethos of your city/state
  • Optional: Incorporate a visual element of coffee
  • Prominently include text for the name of the city
  • No more than 3 colors (will be printed on a white mug)


SKETCHES /





FURTHER REFINEMENTS /





FINAL ILLUSTRATION /