Angie Rolfe
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Angie Rolfe

Senior Graphic DesignerLondon, United Kingdom
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Angie Rolfe

Senior Graphic DesignerLondon, United Kingdom
About me
I have been working as a Graphic Designer for nearly 20 years, my area of expertise lies in print design. I currently work for The Royal Mencap Society who work with people with a learning disability. My previously role was for Girlguiding who are the leading charity for girls and young women in the UK. I also have experience of w... see more
Projects
  • Makaton
    MakatonMakaton charts for children to enable them to complete their Girlguiding Promise by communicating using signs and symbols.
  • Products
    ProductsMetre-high, corporate-branded fundraising money box which sits in Girlguiding’s reception area at their Head Office in Victoria.
  • Exhibition Banners
    Exhibition Banners• Queen’s Guide Award for a Girlguiding event (right). • Banner to advertise Waddow Hall’s accommodation, campsites, training and conference facilities for their 17thcentury Lancashire manor house set in the countryside (far right).
  • Logos and Badges
    Logos and BadgesBadges and logos designed for events or for merchandise. Circular badges/logos were usually 6-8cm wide.
  • Annuals
    AnnualsPublication called Brownie Annual. Designed for girls aged seven to ten. Contains activities, games, puzzles and stories.
  • Children’s Books
    Children’s BooksProgramme for girls aged ten to fourteen to record their own progress within Guides.
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Work history
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    Graphic DesignMencap
    Old St, London, UKPart Time
    I currently work for Mencap which are a charity who work to improve the lives of people with a learning disability through their services, projects and campaigns. As a Graphic Designer at Mencap I am part being a guardian of their visual style and create key materials to ensure that Mencap’s target audiences receive communications in a form best suited to their needs. I design printed and digital materials for all parts of the organisation and provide expert advice around the Mencap visual identity and ensure that that brand is communicated effectively both internally and externally. As part of the Communications team I work in partnership with the copywriters and am confident project managing from inception to delivery. Key responsibilities: • deliver projects to a quality standards within an agreed deadline • manage multiple projects effectively • design a variety of different projects, from annual reports, books, leaflets, stickers, newsletters, flyers, pdfs, campaign materials, fundraising raffles, banners, pull up stands, tshirts • designed from initial briefs to print-ready artwork • edit and colour correct images • format text & layout designs • work with copywriter & printers • knowledge of reprographics/printing process • art directing photography • image sourcing
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    Senior Graphic DesignerGirl Guiding UK
     - London, United KingdomFull Time
    Senior Graphic Designer at Girlguiding for thirteen years. They are leading charity for girls and young women in the UK. I worked at their Head Office in Victoria as a Senior Graphic Designer and my work there involved working on a variety of different projects. Key responsibilities: • consistently delivered projects to agreed deadline to quality standards • effectively managed multiple projects • designed a variety of different projects, from books, magazines, catalogues, brochures, leaflets, logos, stickers, cloth/metal badges, newsletters, flyers, annual reports, children's books • designed from initial briefs to print-ready artwork • edit and colour correct images • format text & layout designs • work with editorial & production departments • liaise with printers • knowledge of reprographics/printing process • art directing photography • sourcing images
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Skills
  • Packaging
  • Branding
  • Corporate Identity
  • Print Design
  • Typography
  • Brand Identity
  • Design
  • Logo Design
  • Illustrator
  • Indesign
  • Photoshop
Education
    University of Westminster logo
    University of Westminster logo
    (BA hons) Graphic DesignUniversity of Westminster
     - Harrow, United Kingdom