Shannon McNamara | SMcN Art & Design

Visual Designer • UX Designer • Artist

I've spent my career conceptualizing, designing, building, and animating graphics in the sports and entertainment industries. I have moved towards focusing my professional career in UX design and strategy to combine my scientific background with my design career. I make paintings and illustrations in my free time- check them out below!

Personal Work

My personal art varies from year to year, but usually features portraits of sorts, or nature scenes. My favorite thing to do is play with light and color no matter which media I'm using.
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Career Work

For my career work, I've covered a wide range of different types of creative needs for many sporting and entertainment events, worldwide. This includes UX, UI, web, production, and motion graphics as well as general graphic design needs for print and digital displays.
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What I do

• Traditional Art & Illustration
• Concept Art
• Web Design & Development
• UX/UI Design and Strategy

• Graphic & Visual Design
• Storyboarding
• Branding & Marketing
• Motion Graphics

What I Use

I work with most programs in Adobe Creative Suite - mostly Photoshop, Illustrator, and After Effects. I also work well with Sketch,Figma, Zeplin, HTML/HTML5, CSS, basic JavaScript.  I jump daily between Windows and Mac platforms.


Oil, acrylic, watercolor, and various inks (and occasionally digital), starting with some favorites: