The fact that I have the same clients for more than 14 years is an award in its self. Acknowledgments are nice, of course, but my projects are my portfolio and my reward for the hard work. I especially appreciate the kind words from those I work with.
- Rachel Cobb
October 25, 2021
From the San Diego Floral Association Co-Presidents,
Jan Thoresen and Lee Somerville
San Diego Floral Association congratulates members Rachel Cobb, John Blocker and Nancy Carol Carter on being recognized by the San Diego Press Club for their work in producing “Balboa Park’s Botanical Building: A Tour of San Diego’s Historic Lath House.” The video was recognized in the “Photo Essay” category at the Press Club’s annual awards ceremony on October 25, 2021. Rachel Cobb was the videographer, photographer and editor, John Blocker wrote and narrated the tour and Nancy Carol Carter provided historical research on the Botanical Building. The video is a production of the San Diego Floral Association and may be viewed on YouTube.
2016 - The Moonbeam Awards recognize the year’s best children’s books and are chosen by judging panels of book reviewers, librarians, teachers and students. “Too Big To Lose” earned a bronze medal in the Animal/Pets category.
I designed and prepared the book for print with the Author.
California Garden Wins First in Journalism Contest 2012
California Garden is the proud winner of a first place prize in the annual Excellence in Journalism Awards presented by the San Diego Press Club.California Garden was honored in the trade publication category as the best association publication. Executive Editor Mary James accepted the award on behalf of SDFA, publishers of the magazine since 1909, and her California Garden colleagues, Associate Editors Nancy Carol Carter and Aenne Carver and Art Director Rachel Cobb.
I worked for many years at was Time Inc. Fortune Magazine was just one of many clients. It was very nice that over the years, they would present me with a certificate. Always nice to be recognized for your work.