Summary

Marta Llorens Piqueras is the multifaceted creative behind Yellow Rocket Pink. Originally from Malgrat de Mar and always up for adventure, Marta lived in Barcelona and London before moving to Jupiter, Florida. Currently, she lives in Tampa, Florida.

Working between different fields such as art, graphic design, education and history, she connects them, creating new and fresh results, where you can also find disciplines like calligraphy, lettering, photography or editorial design.

Passionate about learning new things, she also loves being outdoors, traveling, volcanoes, languages, cactus and orchids, among others.

Feel free to get in touch and say hi!                     yellow.rocket.pink [at] gmail.com

 

Employment

Graphic designer and accountant                                                   Able Printing and Letterpress; Nov. 2015 – May 2017


Calligraphy instructor                                                                  Lighthouse ArtCenter; Jan. 2015 – May 2017


Illustrator                                                                                                      Spring 2017  Collaboration with Coyote Blood for the cover and back cover of his book Sleeping, I’m just not good at it.   


Calligraphy instructor                                                                    Norton Museum; April 2017                                                      Leading the Calligraphy workshop during the Art After Dark session for the The Pen to Paper exhibition, at the Norton Museum of Art. Teaching some basics from calligraphy, specially Copperplate style.


Sign-painting                                                                                              Fall 2015                                                                                    Collaboration with HeyDay (currently known as True North)  on the sign painting of a mural at cafeteria of Generation Church, Jupiter.


Freelance Graphic Designer                                                               London and Spain; Nov. 2012 – April 2014


Supervisor                                                                                             Blacks Leisure Group; Dec. 2013 – May 2014                   Starting in October 2012 as part of the delivery team, in Regent’s Street store, my supervisors quickly trusted her with higher positions in this store and moved her to St.Paul’s location reaching the supervisor position.


Freelance Graphic Designer                                                               Grup Bergantí; 2000-2001-2008-2009

Education

Bachelor in History, Major in Modern History               Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Spain; 2008- 2012    


Bachelor in Fine Arts, Major in Graphic Design       Universitat de Barcelona, Spain; 2004- 2009

Awards

Selected as Emerging Artist at ArtiGras  with the pieces from LadyMalopi; February 2016

Volunteering

Lighthouse ArtCenter                                                               August 2014  – Helped during kids summer camp          February 2015 – Helped with Empty Bowls project

El Sol, Jupiter Neighborhood Resource Center                      November 2014  – Helped with the graphic design for the ArtFest and its collateral products.