Aithche Smyth

Designer / Art Director

Level
Senior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Projects

About me

Hi, I’m Aithche (At-cha!) I’m a freelance multi-disciplinary designer and art director, with over 8 years experience with a keen interest in animation and motion graphics. I have a wide and varied skill-set, and am experienced in all types of creative, from motion to print.

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Skills

  • Adobe Create Suite
  • Sketch
  • Cinema 4D
  • Art Direction
  • Design
  • Branding
  • Motion
  • Editing

Companies I’ve worked with

  • MullenLowe Group UK

    MullenLowe Group UK

    • Advertising
  • Droga5

    Droga5

    • Marketing & PR
  • Anomaly

    Anomaly

    • Advertising
  • ELVIS

    ELVIS

    • Advertising

Work history

Currently

Design Director

Arksen

Jan 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance

2020

Senior Designer

Anomaly

Aug 2019 - Jan 2020
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time

2018

Dec 2018 - Dec 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • I have recently done some remote digital design for MullenLowe.

2018

Designer

Yoti

Sep 2018 - Nov 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Working in the marketing team, I did a lot of character animation and events collateral.

2018

Apr 2018 - Jul 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • At Leo's I got stuck into a lot of fun briefs, from print to motion design. I also helped out on pitches and editing mood films.

2018

Designer/Creative Artworker

Droga5

May 2017 - Apr 2018
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • At Droga I did a broad variety of work (although mainly for pitches) including design, motion graphics, art direction, retouching, animation, creative artworking and managing resource.

2017

Designer

ELVIS

Jun 2015 - Apr 2017
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • At Elvis I was lucky enough to be able to practice my skills in Graphic design, Photography, Retouching, Motion Graphics and Videography as well as some Creative artworking.

2015

Designer / Creative Artworker

HOGARTH WW

Jul 2012 - Jun 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • I started off as Junior Artworker on Pfizer - Artworking on all levels, ensuring jobs adhere to brand/market guidelines and are suitable for print. Then quickly became lead Artworker on Hill's Pet Food - Leading artworking in a smaller team requiring some project management. I had much more responsibility and the benefit of seeing projects from start all the way through to print. I was then promoted to the sole designer for Mecca Bingo for 6 months. Then moved on to working independently as creative artworker for TK Maxx, largely bespoke OOH material. With occasional POS, press and digital work. When my brand was quiet I also helped out artworking on numerous other blue chip clients such as Rolex, Vodafone, HSBC, Betfair, P&G, Nike and many more.

2012

Apr 2012 - Jun 2012
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Internship
  • Designed graphic treatments for pitches. Created various 2D and 3D assets for the Graphic designer. Selected and graded images. Researched images, locations, models, props etc.