BARBARA HILL-MEYER

INDULGE - THE KANSAS CITY STAR

I was editor, art director and designer of this publication, doing everything from brainstorming ideas, selecting models, hiring writers and stylists, art directing photo shoots, editing copy and designing the section.

THE KANSAS CITY STAR

I was art director and designer of the weekly Star Magazine and collaborated with editors, photographers, writers and illustrators on visuals for lead stories. I created the imagery and type for this cover.

THE KANSAS CITY STAR

I was art director and designer of the annual award-winning Food Issue. I collaborated with editors, photographers, and writers on visuals for lead stories and designed this publication from front to back.

THE KANSAS CITY STAR

I was art director and designer of the weekly Star Magazine and collaborated with editors, photographers, writers and illustrators on visuals for lead stories. A colleague created this illustration and I designed the type treatment.

THE KANSAS CITY STAR

I was art director and designer of the weekly Star Magazine and collaborated with editors, photographers, writers and illustrators on visuals for lead stories.

T-MOBILE

I worked as a member of the in-house marketing team and designed magazine and newsprint ads, direct mail pieces, in-store corporate collateral, and event signage. I also designed national billboards, local placements, digital boards, vehicle wraps and store signage.

T-MOBILE

I worked as a member of the in-house marketing team and designed national billboards, local placements, digital boards, vehicle wraps and store signage.

KANSAS CITY STAR BOOKS

I art directed and designed several books and collaborated with authors and editors to understand the book’s content and design needs. I designed engaging covers, selected appropriate fonts, colors and images to enhance readability and visual appeal.

KANSAS CITY STAR BOOKS

I art directed and designed several books and collaborated with authors and editors to understand the book’s content and design needs. I designed engaging covers, selected appropriate fonts, colors and images to enhance readability and visual appeal.

McCLATCHY PUBLISHING CENTER

I worked as a designer with the Publishing Center, which designed 27 newspapers in 13 states. I collaborated with editors, photographers and writers on the design of magazine and print publications. This was a cover for a high school sports section in Merced, California.

THE KANSAS CITY STAR

I was art director and designer of the annual award-winning Food Issue. I collaborated with editors, photographers, and writers on visuals for lead stories and designed this publication from front to back.

THE KANSAS CITY STAR

As lead designer I designed several feature sections and the weekly Star Magazine. I led a team of five designers and collaborated with editors, writers, photographers, and designers to brainstorm story ideas and imagery for each assignment.