Sines Design is the design and artwork of Melissa (née Torrance) Sines. Working from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Sines is versed in a plethora mediums with the intent of creating work that is both exceptional in its design, as well as being adept in capturing the nature of the subject matter with the pertinent aesthetic.
Sines’ passion for art developed early in life and has remained the driving force in her endeavors. In those early years, she was commissioned to paint a sports mural over her school’s trophy case, where it still proudly adorns North East High School today. For this, she was awarded an Outstanding Senior Award for her exceptional achievement in art. Sines went on to continue to hone her craft and study graphic design at Edinboro University of Pennsylvania. There she earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts. After graduation, Sines began her career as a freelance designer, illustrator and photographer. In 2015, Sines set her sights to study at the Art Institute of Pittsburgh, where she attained her certification in web design. Since then she has taken on the role of Director of User Experience at a healthcare technology company based in Pittsburgh where she holds her tenure presently.