11th Owl // IG. Nelani Palomino is an Independent Art Director and owner of 11th Owl, a woman owned business based in Tampa, FL. With a MFA in Design and 15 years of experience working with a variety of clients and artists her work continues to grow stronger each day. Nelani specializes in Branding, Logos, Illustration, Design for Apparel, and Packaging. She loves to bring to life cute colorful characters, and pattern. Nelani also mentors and teaches design to students when the opportunity arises. On her free time she loves vintage finds and old paper products / advertisements which she collects and shares on her blog. As a Women Lead Director on the board of AIGA Tampa Bay, she stays active in her community helping to organize events geared towards empowering women in design.