nice to finally meet you!
My name is Abigail and I am artist behind wandering walden.
A LITTLE ABOUT ME
I design for people
I stitch together fine details to deliver big ideas. My passion is crafting design experiences that alleviate clients challenges.
I thrive in collaborative settings, where design needs meet creative solutions.
Variety brings value
I have worked with clients, big and small. From museums seeking exhibit designs to neighbors wishing to memorialize their pets, my design philosophy remains consistent.
I create for people - to tell a story, meet a strategic need, or enable an experience.
Clarity from communication
I believe communication is central to every project. Meeting client needs means providing an empathetic ear and transparent outlook.
I afford time to outlining the design process, providing you greater confidence that your spectrum of deliverables are met.
A BRIEF HISTORY
A wandering journey
Discover my grandfather was a clay modeler for Ford Motor Company. Shortly thereafter,
I begin to dabble in sculpting.
Pursue sculpting full-time, expanding my commission work to include all animals.
Graduate with a Bachelor's degree in Business Management.
Reach 3000 total sales,
with over 500 commissions completed.
Begin posting my figurines online, discovering a niche need for reptile pet commissions.
Begin pursuing secondary education, where I learn to translate business strategies into brand experiences.
Rebrand as Wandering Walden. Expand to offer animal-based illustrations and infographics.
Begin pursuing a post-secondary education in Human Centered Design and Research, to better understand the psychology of design and exerpience research.