Graphic Design Online
Senior Program Director Lisa Gustafson with two graduates from the Graphic Design program. Photo from 2019 during a LAFS campus graduation ceremony.

2021 Addy Awards Competition in Los Angeles

The Los Angeles Film School is pleased to announce that nine students from its Graphic Design Degree Program won American Advertising Awards at the 2021 Los Angeles competition. The graphic design students who placed at the gold and silver student competition levels will advance to the American Advertising Federation (AAF) District 15 Competition. This is the second year in a row that Graphic Design students from The L.A. Film School have competed and won ADDY Awards here in Los Angeles. L.A. Film School’s Graphic Design online program was recently named as one of the best programs for graphic design by Intelligent.com.

“We are very impressed with the quality of our student submissions, and we are excited to see their design work recognized by the American Advertising Federation,” said Lisa Gustafson, senior program director of Graphic Design Online.

ADDY Awards L.A.

The following students have been recognized for their excellent design work.

Award Winner: Gold
Student: Sunnie Whitaker
Category: Integrated Brand Identity Campaign 
Entry Title: Coco Reef (Collateral) 

Award Winner: Gold
Student: Christopher Wickwire
Category: Cover/Editorial Spread or Feature
Entry Title: VOID Magazine (Cover & Spread) 

Award Winner: Silver
Student: Angela Herman
Category: Packaging
Entry Title: Sly Fox Coffee (Packaging) 

Award Winner: Silver
Student: Daniel Powell
Category: App (Mobile or Web-Based) 
Entry Title: Cookery Smartphone App 

Award Winner: Silver
Student: Nadine Uscilowska
Category: Annual Report or Brochure
Entry Title: Fresh Fusion (Brand Guideline Manual) 

Award Winner: Silver
Student: Patience Walton
Category: Annual Report or Brochure
Entry Title: Annie & Irma’s (Brand Guidelines) 

Award Winner: Silver
Student: Sunnie Whitaker
Category: Illustration
Entry Title: Pabst Blue Ribbon in Your Future 

Award Winner: Bronze
Student: Shelley Kreidell 
Category: Logo Design
Entry Title: Ashton Logan (Logo) 

Award Winner: Bronze
Student: Kevin Maldonado
Category: Integrated Brand Identity Campaign 
Entry Title: Riverworks (Collateral) 

Award Winner: Bronze
Student: Kevin Maldonado
Category: Packaging
Entry Title: Sly Fox Coffee (Packaging) 

Award Winner: Bronze
Student: Sarah Moffat
Category: Logo Design
Entry Title: Constellation Cheesery (Logo)


About the Addy Awards

The ADDY Awards are given out annually to recognize some of the best advertising and graphic design work created by college students. The awards are presented annually by the American Advertising Federation. The ADDY Awards is the world’s largest advertising competition, with more than 35,000 entries annually. Students must be enrolled full or part-time in an accredited U.S. educational institution to be eligible for the award.