Charlie Witter

Designer & Illustrator

Level
Junior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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About me

Creative designer working between the realms of print and noise (illustration, comics, world-building, story-based design and collaborating). Previously completed freelance graphic design for BBC, completed illustrations for various online articles, created artwork for album covers a nd tour posters, and was invited to work in the Design Department at Goldsmiths University. Co-founder of DUAT Studio based in Harlow, Essex.

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Skills

  • Storyboarding
  • Graphic Design
  • Collaboration
  • Problem Solving
  • Screen Print
  • Risograph Printing
  • Illustration
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Design Thinking

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Goldsmiths, University of London

    Goldsmiths, University of London

    • Education & Research
  • S

    Somethin Else

    • M

      My self freelance

      • d

        dot everyone

        Work history

        Currently

        Freelance Illustrator

        My self freelance

        Jan 2018
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • Completed various commissions for online magazines and articles on topics ranging from sex-workers rights to Rick and Morty.

        Currently

        Co-Founder

        DUAT LTD.

        Jan 2018
        • United Kingdom
        • Part Time
        • Creative studio founded by Tom Gavriel and myself following completion of our joint final year project at Goldsmiths University. Working within the realms of print and noise, we focus on creating strange and surreal narratives and bringing them to life on the printed page accompanied with sound. We have also created merchandise and artwork for bands. Recently held stalls at the Artist’s Self Publishers Fair at the ICA and ELCAF 2019 alongside Snootie Studios.

        2020

        Mar 2019 - Mar 2020
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Freelance
        • Completed a series of otherworldly album covers for the London based indie band. Used on Spotify and various social media platforms.

        2019

        Graduate Learning Facilitator

        Goldsmiths, University of London

        Sep 2018 - Sep 2019
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Part Time
        • Invited to occupy this role by the Head of Design based on course achievements. The role involved acting as mentor to the first years and assisting in the delivery of the course. Held a one-day workshop in March challenging students to collect field recordings to combine with observational writings to make noise during a one-day recording session. Part of the project ‘The Environment Keeps Happening To Me’. Culminated in the release of a cassette and publication.

        2017

        Graphic Designer

        Somethin Else

        Jul 2017 - Sep 2017
        • Old St, Hoxton, London, UK
        • Freelance
        • Created 2D assets for the BBC Bitesize platform. Successfully worked as part of the small in-house team at Somethin’ Else under strict client pressures. I was tasked with creating digital assets for the Maths guides they were creating. It was my responsibility to turn the videos into a polished series of step-by-step images for the website, and to create a unique and colourful banner image for each tutorial.

        2017

        May 2017 - Jul 2017
        • Strand, London WC2R 1LA, UK
        • Internship
        • A digital rights charity. Selected interns worked as part of the in-house team at Somerset House on a public awareness campaign aimed at promoting the introduction of the GDPR in May 2018. Upon completion we presented a series of posters and short adverts based on our active research.

        Education

        Currently

        Sep 2015
        • London, United Kingdom
        • Inter-disciplinary design course with an emphasis on design thinking, research methods, group projects, collaboration, and gaining practical design skills. Contextual Report: ‘Do Taoist’s Dream of Electric Trolleys?’ Marked on a Viva Voce, a 20-minute spoken presentation explaining design outcomes and process.