My name is Ties Groen, I’m an artist currently studying Illustrated & Animated Storytelling at the St. Joost School of Art and Design in Breda (The Netherlands) after having worked as a Graphic Designer for close to 2 years.

Through my knowledge of the industry standard Adobe design software, I have become an Adobe Certified Visual Design Specialist which entails that I’m certified by Adobe in the use of Photoshop, Illustrator and InDesign!

Work Experience

January 2020 to August 2020 – Junior Graphic Designer at King & Jester design agency
April 2019 to October 2019 – Junior Graphic Designer at Marketing Impuls
June 2018 to present – Freelance artist and designer at Hervorm
January 2018 to June 2018 – Graphic Design Intern at Das Buro branding agency
August 2017 to December 2017 – Graphic Design Intern at Kindvall creative concepting agency
April 2017 to November 2018 – Museum Guide and Reenactor at Archeon open air history museum


2020 to 2024 – Illustrated & Animated Storytelling at St. Joost School of Art & Design (Propedeuse achieved)
2015 to 2018 – Graphic & Corporate Design at Grafisch Lyceum Rotterdam (achieved)
2014 to 2015 – Media Design at MBO Rijnland (formerly ROC Leiden)