Brazilian born, North Carolina raised designer and artist based in Chicago.
Client: Mercedes Benz Financial ServicesBrand Refresh, Web Design2022
The Financial Services department of Mercedes Benz is responsible for managing all customer finances. Reflecting the shifts of their company culture and values, MBFS needed a website that paralled those changes. During my time as a web deisgner at Mess, we partnered with MBFS to redesign and refresh their website.

Nick Grygiel // Creative Director
Katy Dondzilla // Senior Designer
Clara May // Designer
Ken Barrios // Developer
Shannon Desmond // Project Manager

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Client: Reading UniverseBrand Identity, Web Design, Custom LMS2023
Reading Universe is a program produced by WETA, Reading Rockets, the Barksdale Institute, and First Book. Their mission is to provide educators with clear guidance on how to teach reading and writing to various ages and education levels. In order to receive funding for a full scale LMS, we helped the Reading Universe design and develop a responsive prototype. In this project, we designed a custom logo, comprehensive brand guidelines, marketing collateral, and a website. 

Nick Grygiel // Creative Director
Katy Dondzilla  // Associate Creative Directore
Clara May // Designer
Shannon Desmond  // Project Manager
Sarah Maher // Project Manager
Jonathon Knoll  // Developer
Sean Goldsmith  // Developer
Client: AnsibleFestDesign System, Virtual Event Design, Promotional Campaign2021
AnsibleFest is an annual event hosted by Red Hat that brings the entire global automation community together. As the lead designer for this project, I developed the theme creative and built the creative guidelines for the event’s visual design system. From there, I worked on a cross collaborative team to transform the theme creative into a virtual experience supported by a promotional campaign and collateral.

GDUSA American Design award winner 2021

Joseph Schlosser // Creative Director
Clara May // Lead Designer
Boo Boo Howse // Senior Designer
Matt Morain // Copywriter
Adam Thornburg // UX Designer
Cody York // Account Manager
Debbie Vandiford // Project Manager

This is the personal website of Clara May and is in no way affiliated with or endorsed by Red Hat, Inc.
Client: Red HatTrade Show Booths2020-2021
In collaboration with an agency partner, Exponents, I worked on the design for various Red Hat industry events including AWS re:Invent 2021 and Supercomputing 2021. 

Joseph Schlosser // Creative Director
Clara May // Designer
Leah McCann Smith // Copywriter
Ashley Lowe // Project Manger

This is the personal website of Clara May and is in no way affiliated with or endorsed by Red Hat, Inc,.
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