Melissa Deckert is a Brooklyn based art director, designer and co-founder of Party of One Studio.




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ABOUT
Formerly the Senior Brand Designer of Etsy’s in-house Brand Studio, Melissa’s work combines traditional graphic design principles with handcrafted props, colorful set design and unusual styling to create unique visual experiences.

Working in a variety of disciplines including visual campaigns, social content, branding, book covers, lettering and murals, Melissa provides full service creative from start to finish. With 8 years of experience, Melissa now runs Party of One with co-founder Nicole Licht—a creative collaborative studio based in Greenpoint.

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CONTACT
Independent: hello@melissadeckert.com
Studio: melissa@partyofonestudio.com

STUDIO
37 Greenpoint Ave, Suite 309, Box #24
Brooklyn, NY 11222

SHOWS
Society of Illustrators 60 Annual Exhibit (Group Show/NY/Jan 2018)
Falling For Art (Group Show/NY/2017)
Project Passion (Group Show/MN/2017)
Anything You Can Do I Can Do Bleeding (Group Show/NY/2017)

SPEAKING
Adobe Live SF (PO1/Oct 1, 2019)
Shillington Lecture (PO1/June 21, 2019)
AIGA Work Wife (PO1 Panel Interview/March 2019)

PRESS & PUBLICATIONS
Illustration Hour (PO1 Podcast/Sept 2019)
Shillington (PO1 Interview/August 2019)
Creative Chair (PO1 Interview/June 2019)
Design Observer Chain Letters, (PO1 Interview/Dec 2018)
99 U Design Debate, (Interview/Dec 2018)
Plastik Magazine (PO1 Interview/Sept 2018)
Curate.tv (Video playlist/2018)
Bustle Magazine (Group Show/Sept 2017)
Victionary: Big Day (Publication/May 2017)
Trend Bible (Publication/July 2016)
AIGA Eye On Design (Feature/June 2015)
Material Soul (Interview/March 2015)
Libelle Magazine (Publication/March 2015)

AWARDS
ADC 99th Annual Awards Merit Winner (PO1/April 2020)
Society of Illustrators 60 Annual (Publication/2018)
Cooper Hewitt National Design Award (Etsy Design Team/2014)
GDUSA Student To Watch (Interview/2012)
CLIENTS
AARK Collective
Acuvue
Aelfie
AirBNB Magazine
AIGA
Damn Joan
Dr. Brandt
Eater
Elizabeth Ave Station
Etsy
Edie Parker
Foreign Policy
Gather & Seek
Grandview Public Market
Hodder & Stoughton
Italic
Ladies Get Paid
Littionary
Mercedes-Benz
Moroccan Oil
Mother Jones
The New York Times
Otherland
Penguin Books (Random House)
Pepsi
Playboy
Print All Over Me
Soludos
Spiegel & Grau
Timber Press
Time Out NY
Tumblr
Verge
Vox Media
The Washington Post