Maria Montes is a graphic/textile print designer and a calligraphic aficionada.
Originally from Spain, she moved to Australia in 2006, where she secured a company who sponsored her as a lead graphic designer for 3 years.
In 2011 Maria studied a Postgraduate Course in Advanced Typography in Barcelona, and in 2012 a Type Design Condensed Program at Cooper Union in New York.
In 2011 Maria co-founded a textile and print design studio called MarchTwentyTwo in collaboration with fashion designer Laura Piera. The studio is focused on textile prints, designing and manufacturing textiles for clients around the world.
Nowadays, Maria splits her time between Melbourne and Barcelona working on textile prints, graphic design, lettering projects and calligraphic personal development.
Maria is always on the look-out for new projects as a freelance graphic and textile print designer.