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Abby Hobbs

Illustrator, Graphic Designer & Storyboard Artist

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  • LevelMid Level
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
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  • ProfessionsIllustrator - Graphic Designer - Storyboard Artist

Projects

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About me

Trying my best to make illustrating & creating nonsense my full-time life. Currently also a part-time Graphic Designer & Storyboard Artist. Please get in touch if you have any project large or small that you would like to work together on. abby@abbyhobbs.com | @hobbbins | www.abbyhobbs.com

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Skills

  • Abobe Indesign/photoshop/illustrator
  • Mail Chimp
  • Print Design
  • Sketch
  • Anecdotal Writing
  • Digital Painting
  • Illustration
  • UX
  • UI
  • Analogue Drawing

Work history

Currently

Illustrator, Graphic Designer & Storyboard Artist

Hobbbins

Jan 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Illustration Work: • Editorial work • Murals, most recently for MedicAnimal • Illustrations for business presentations, most recently for MindFolio Ltd. • Children's book illustrations – pencil, ink and digital watercolours • Invites and stationary for weddings and other occasions • Handdrawn logos • Satirical doodles • Other commissioned pieces – pencil, ink and watercolour (paint & digital) Graphic Design: • Logos • Branding • Social media creatives • Infographics and promotions • Email & Mailchimp • Google ads • Site UX/UI • UI/UX workshops (assisting & participating) • User testing, controlled and guerrilla • Brand alignment • Presentations Storyboarding: • June 17: Storyboard pitch for Space (the Agency) & Bundesliga (the German equivalent of the Premier League). Two-day turn around, with 30 hand-drawn cells required. The pitch was successful. • August 17: Full shot list for the director Alex Graham of Aggy Media & Man City's charity, Cityzens Giving. • November 17: Beat board for Bundesliga & Space's Christmas 2017 Youtube campaign.

2017

Illustrator

MedicAnimal

Apr 2017 - May 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • MedicAnimal's brand spanking new break-out room needed a little more something-something. The brief: Create a mural of animals, non-awful quotes, coffee & tea based illustrations, all mixed in with a mischievous sense of humour.

2018

Graphic and Web Designer

uSwitch - Energy Comparison

Jan 2017 - Mar 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Broadband & Mobile Awards 2018 assets: Presentation, cue cards, emails, booklet & posters Event branding & assets Promotional print design Rebranded assets & implementing brand guidelines Broadband & Mobile Awards 2017 assets & presentation Google core creative banners & GIFs Broadband & Mobile Awards 2017 presentation

2018

Graphic and Web Designer

Switcher.ie

Jan 2017 - Feb 2018
  • Dublin, Ireland
  • Freelance
  • Creatives for Facebook and other social media Designs for email templates Stock images and templates for news headers 2017 Awards branding Display creative for Google ad network Site CTA's Infographics and promotions

2016

Junior UI Designer

ZPG

Aug 2015 - Sep 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time

2015

Digital Marketing Executive

uSwitch - Energy Comparison

Oct 2013 - Aug 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time

2013

Nov 2011 - Oct 2013
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time

Education

2017

Storyboarding for TV film and Animation

Central Saint Martins (UAL)

Aug 2017 - Aug 2017
  • London, United Kingdom

2016

Jan 2016 - Apr 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Short course with Claire Alexander

2016

Sep 2015 - Jan 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Short course

2014

User Experience & Web Design

Steer

Apr 2014 - Apr 2014
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Intensive one week course

2011

BSc Natural Sciences

University of Birmingham

Sep 2008 - Jun 2011
  • Birmingham, United Kingdom
  • Majoring in Chemistry & Psychology, graduated with a 2:1. Minors in Astrophysics and Neuroscience

Awards

2006

2nd place Windsor Arts Festival, category: 2D art

Windsor Arts Festival