Emma Gunning was born and raised in Dallas, immersed in architecture and art through family she developed a love for all things design at a very young age. She received her Bachelors in Graphic Design from Parsons School of Design in 2015. Prior to graduation, Emma was chosen for an internship of a lifetime at Pentagram New York. She had the chance to learn from and work on the  team of world renowned designer, Paula Scher. After graduation Emma moved back to Dallas and began freelancing jobs which led her to explore and work for many different large and small businesses. From high fashion editorial design for Forty Five Ten to designing carpet and tile patterns for interior spaces. She loves adding to her experiences and was very excited join this equally enthusiastic group of designers at Studio Outside. Emma became graphic designer and marketing assistant November of 2017. Her love for travel, art and varied life experiences, all combine to make her an imaginative and unique designer.


In her free time, Emma loves to workout and is also certified to teach Hatha Yoga. She loves mixing up her workouts and you can probably find her with friends at SoulCycle on the weekends. She also enjoys hanging out with family and her two kitties Theodore and Shabba.