Anthony Gaukroger

Graphic Designer & Illustrator

Level
Mid Level
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects credited in

About me

Focusing on the illustrative side to design for print and web, I pride myself on delivering high-quality work for both large and small companies. Working across a number of fields from Brand Identity and Art Direction to Publishing and Illustration, I’ve worked on both personal and team projects for clients like Converse, MTV, Santa Cruz, New Era, Diesel, Carhartt and Bulmers.

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Skills

  • Illustration
  • Design
  • Graphic Design
  • Artworking
  • Adobe Indesign/illustrator/photoshop
  • Zbrush
  • Motion
  • Editorial
  • 3D

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with

  • O

    OLIVER

    • Advertising
  • AnyForty

    AnyForty

    • Design
  • Roar Illustration Agency

    Roar Illustration Agency

    • Arts and Culture
  • C

    Codemasters

    Work history

    Currently

    Creative Director & Designer

    Nerdcave

    May 2016
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • Nerdcave was born out of a mutual love of illustration, (semi) popular culture and nostalgia. Our aim is to put our shared enthusiasm for these more obscure aspects of popular culture to good use, harnessing our powers to produce unique products and unusual art projects that seamlessly combine our curious tastes. Nerdcave's illustration projects feature contemporary artists from across the globe, providing a platform that showcases the work of established illustration superstars alongside up and coming new talents. https://www.thenerdcave.co.uk

    Currently

    Graphic Illustrator & Designer

    Mr Gauky

    Aug 2008
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • Since 2008 Mr Gauky has been the creative platform and alias used to promote illustration, art, graphics and large scale murals for international clients large and small. This includes editorial illustration, branding, merchandise, web and print. I have sustained the business by maintaining a diverse client base and generating interest through the website. Select Clients: Santa Cruz, Converse, Bulmers, MTV, Edding, Diesel, Vans, Courvoisier, Swatch, New Era, Red Bull, Carhartt, Biffa, Lyric (Hammersmith), Supreme Being, Any Forty, Skull & Heart, Iron Fist, Disturbia, Superdead Skateboards, Science Skateboards, Threadless, Computer Arts, Front Magazine.

    2017

    Artworker

    OLIVER

    Mar 2017 - Apr 2017
    • Manchester, United Kingdom
    • Freelance
    • Working to client guidelines, I was tasked with laying out brochures, making amendments to existing documents in InDesign and also redrawing floor plans in Illustrator for a variety of property developments.

    2016

    Designer - Account Manager

    3rd Rail Ltd

    Feb 2013 - May 2016
    • London, United Kingdom
    • Full Time
    • As part of 3rd Rail’s new paper printing department and creative platform ‘3rd Rail Presents’, I was tasked with curating and branding an exhibition & marketing event titled ‘Artist Beer Visions’. The successful exhibition went on to tour around the UK and also lead to subsequent projects, whilst generating new business within this area. Other duties whilst at 3rd Rail, included designing and scheduling the weekly social media content. Day to day managing of key clients within 3rd Rail, from quoting, receiving and proofing of artwork, as well as managing the various work flow processes through the studio for a successful and timely despatch. • Design, branding and editing for web, marketing, press and publications. • Creating content and campaigns for social media. • Developing growth within the new paper print department. • Working closely with artworkers, printers & suppliers. • Dealing with all aspects of orders (Quotes, Artwork, Proofing, Despatch). • Using an existing network of industry contacts to generate new business. • Maintaining and expanding relationships with existing clients. • Knowledge of print production practices & processes. • Completing administrative work, as required.

    Education

    2008

    BA (hons) Illustration

    Cambridge School of Art

    Sep 2005 - Aug 2008
    • Cambridge, United Kingdom

    2005

    BTEC National Diploma - Art & Design Foundation

    Huddersfield Technical College

    Sep 2004 - Aug 2005
    • Huddersfield, United Kingdom

    2004

    Access to Higher Education - Art & Design

    Huddersfield Technical College

    Sep 2003 - Aug 2004
    • Huddersfield, United Kingdom