Tara Moore is the in-house graphic designer for Boyett Printing & Graphics, joining the team in October 2012. After graduating from Caddo Magnet High School, and deciding that pharmaceutical research wasn’t her true calling, she chose another path, and graduated from The Art Institute of Charleston with honors and a Bachelor of Arts in Graphic Design. She has two dogs, one stepdaughter, and an immense love for cooking.
Q & A
Q: Where do you most want to travel, but have never been?
A: Paris (because who doesn’t want wine and cheese for breakfast?), London (to hang out with Paddington), Ireland (Faerie hunting!), and Scotland (to see the ancestral home and Nessie).
Q: What's your favorite book?
A: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland
Q: How would your friends describe you?
A: Patient and dedicated
Q: What’s your favorite color?
A: Pantone 363
Q: What's your favorite food?
Q: What's your favorite physical activity?
A: Walking the dogs with my family
Q: Do you play any instruments?
A: I played violin, clarinet, and oboe.
Q: Do you have any children?
A: Yes, a stepdaughter named Shelby
Q: What’s the best advice you’ve ever been given?
A: Never regret anything. If you do, you didn’t learn anything from it.
Q: Who in your life has influenced you the most?
A: My mom, who is the most courageous, caring, and creative person I know.
Q: What’s the first thing you do in the morning?
A: Stumble [mostly] blindly to the kitchen for coffee, tripping over the dogs as I go.
Q: What’s always on your bedside table?
A: A book, a bottle of water, and my phone
Q: Were you named after anyone?
A: Sort of—it’s not a family name, though. Tara (a fictional plantation) and Leigh (after Vivian)
Q: What is your favorite flavor of ice cream?
A: Pecan Praline
Q: What is your favorite quote?
A: “Good judgment comes from experience. Experience comes from bad judgment.” –Will Rogers