Within my own creative practice I like to explore the relationship between image and layout, with a focus on linear structures and layering of image. I am drawn to exploring how typographic elements can be utilised and manipulated to communicate an illustrative quality. I enjoy experimenting with image and type to create a unified, coherent composition.Locked Pro Plan feature
Working as part of a close-knit team at Blink Art to support the Producers and Agents in the day to day running of the agency. Responsibilities included: - Using PR planning applications Later and Trello to curate and manage posts for social media - Utilising Mailchimp in the creation of e-newsletters - Updating the website with artists’ work - Copywriting and image selection in the creation of news stories for the Journal section of the website - Production of pitch documents for client briefs - Artists portfolio curation - Liaising with external contacts in the organisation of client meetings - Maintaining an up to date contacts list through Daylite
Assisting both the Art and Pictures teams was an invaluable experience. The need to be organised and efficient within a busy, creative team was established from the offset. My responsibilities included: - Managing the administration of the Picture Desk - Image selection for the March 2018 issue; ‘My Moodboard’ and ‘Online Contents’ pages - Researching props for stills shoots - Liaising with the in-house reproduction and photography teams - Communicating with external contacts for high-resolution images and credits of products - General ad-hoc administration tasks
Throughout my time working with & Smith, I was able to extend my skills set across multiple disciplines and areas within a creative agency: - Editorial design with image research - Social media curation and planning - Branding for printed and digital outcomes, from concept to creation - Artworking for print, including liaising with external suppliers - Research for shoot planning - Website maintenance and design - Brand presentation deck creation - Light photography retouching - Client research - General ad-hoc administration duties
I was selected as one of the representatives for Bath Spa University BA Graphic Communication at New Designers 2017.