FX Design Group of Ocoee, Florida announces the addition of 2 new innovative and aggressive designers, which now takes the total creative design team to 10. Client needs and growth in both traditional and virtual/augmented set design drives the growth. The two additions include Erin Lartonoix and Hanadi Al-Hajjar.
Lartonoix is the new Graphics Design Manager and holds a BFA in Visual Communication with an emphasis in illustration. She has worked as a graphic designer and illustrator since 1990. Her past clients include National Cinema, White House Communications, The Pentagon, Army Corps of Engineers, IBM and Walt Disney World.
She has also trained hundreds of graphic designers in computer graphics and illustration in Florida, Boston, Puerto Rico, Canada, DC, Virginia, Mississippi and Alabama. Her Specialties include Broadcast Design, Commercial Print Design, Illustration, Children’s Illustration and Fine Art.
She finds her inspiration in the outdoors and is happiest in the mountains skiing, hiking and camping. She is a second degree recommended black belt and loves competitive Taekwondo and mixed martial arts. For fun, she likes learning new languages and is teaching herself Brazilian Portuguese and Spanish. Next on her list is French.
Born and raised in Baghdad, Al-Najjar attended the
University of Baghdad where she earned her BFA in interior and graphic design. She worked closely with architects and senior designers in the Middle East before coming to the U.S. After moving stateside, she received an associate degree from Orlando Tech in 3D animation, lighting, rendering, modeling and texturing. Al-Najjar likes to create outstanding, challenging and eye catching designs, and is thrilled to be part of the creative design team at FX. To fuel her creative talent, she likes carving, painting, and music, which help bring her imagination to life. She speaks English and Arabic.
“Both Erin and Hanadi are great additions to our busy design group here at FX,” Kevin Vickers, Design Director said. “They both have special creativity and add to the overall vision and innovation that FX is known for.”