The Online Portfolio Of

Akram Taghavi-Burris

educator, wirter, designer, crafter, baker, sewer, and vintage collector
who brings creative and crazy ideas to life.

About Akram

AAkram Taghavi-Burris is an award winning designer, writer, and educator with over 15 years of experience in graphic arts and web design. Akram has a M.Ed. with an emphasis on Design Education and has been awarded several prestigious awards for her work such as the American Advertising Federation (AAF) Award and, the Davinci Fellows Award for innovation in teaching.

Akram is a recognized vintage craft/food blogger whose work you can be read on Akram’s Ideas (, where she shares her love of sewing vintage and baking pie. Akram is also a technology education writer for and founder of the site Get Creative Today.

Akram Taghavi-Burris
Akram Taghavi-Burris


Recent Job History

Instructional Designer / Devloper
2016 - Present | University of Oklahoma (OU)

Design Consultant & Freelancer
2007 - Present | Self-Employed

Mobile App Instructor
2015 - 2016 | Tulsa Technology Center

Assistant Professor of Graphics & Imaging Technologies
2011 - 2015 | Pittsburg State University (PSU)

My Skills

  • Creative Design
  • Social Media & Branding
  • Photoshop
  • HTML5 / CSS3
  • WordPress Theme Development
  • Animation
  • Video Editing
  • Photogrpahy
  • Print Design
  • Digital Art