Dana Martin


Dana Martin is an illustrator and designer who was born in New Mexico and has been roaming ever since. A recent graduate of Montserrat College of Art, her work has appeared in several local shows and was recently featured in CMYK’s Top New 100 Creatives. Her clients include the Peabody Essex Museum, Hendrickson Publishers, and ArtThrob Magazine.


Graphic Artist

Shabby Fabrics,

Designed new products, implemented color palettes, and created prototypes; also assisted with marketing graphics.

Freelance Designer and Illustrator

Dana Martin,

Worked closely with editors and art directors to provide creative story-telling solutions to their visual needs.


Will Barnet Gallery,

Oversaw the framing & installation of Barnet’s work, as well as remodeling the gallery and organizing its receptions.

Exhibition Design Painter

Peabody Essex Museum,

Assisted in the painting and installation of the P.E.M.’s commissioned exhibit, “FreePort [No. 005]: Michael Lin.”

Web and Print Director’s Assistant

Montserrat College of Art,

Responsibilities included helping in the production of catalogs, flyers, mailers, web pages, and slide show presentations.

Editorial and Design Intern

Hendrickson Publishers,

Illustrated and designed page layouts for books and assisted in the production and editorial departments.


Bachelor of Fine Arts

Montserrat College of Art,

Concentration in Illustration. Graduated Summa Cum Lauda with a 3.9 GPA.