Winthrop University: CVPA Faculty and Staff Profile - Cooke, Ashley

Name:  Ashley W. Cooke
Title:  Adjunct Professor of Design
Education:  BFA, Graphic Design, Winthrop University
Office:  320 McLaurin Hall   
Phone:  803/323-3686
Area(s):  Graphic Design, Branding & Corporate Communication, Design Theory, Typography, Page Layout, Logo Development, Adobe Creative Suite, and Web Design.



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A 1999 graduate of Winthrop University, Ashley is a South Carolina native currently residing in Charlotte, NC. As a part time instructor, he sees his role here at Winthrop as an opportunity to give back to the university and department that had such a big role in his career and professional development.

When he isn't making the trip down to Rock Hill, Ashley can be found working with clients as the principal at his own design firm, Red Cape Design LLC. His clients range from healthcare companies and restaurants to small businesses and large corporations.

In addition to his professional life, Ashley is an accomplished musician who has toured with the band Oogie Brown. He also holds 3 black belts, including a 2nd degree black belt in American Karate and has been practicing martial arts for more than 25 years. He runs his own martial arts and self-defense school in Charlotte.

Last updated by rayj 08/01/2019

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