Dash Qureshi

Graphic Designer

Level
Senior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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About me

Enthusiastic about all things design that has infinite possibilities, preferring to see things not as they are but as they could be. I am passion-driven with plenty of ideas, with excellent creative skills combined with commercial awareness, and are driven to push the limits of everything. I love sharing ideas and visions with others in the team creating a community with shared values. And ability to see the spark of potential in everything and everyone, I Graduated with B.A Honors Degree in Graphic Design and I have the benefit of 17 years of diverse design experience. I have gained experince both in house and agency. Currently working as a freelancer, worked for companies such as Marks & Spencers, Arcadia Group, ASOS, BMG, Harlequin Display, Majestic Wines and more. I have gained strong retail experience including window display, space design, POS, lookbooks, tags and labels, branding, layout, advertising and packaging, both print and digitally.

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Skills

  • Adobe Photoshop
  • Adobe Illustrator
  • Adobe Indesign
  • Blender 3D
  • Adobe After Effects

Companies I’ve worked with

  • ASOS

    ASOS

    • Fashion and Textiles
  • Selfridges

    Selfridges

    • Fashion and Textiles
  • Harlequin Design

    Harlequin Design

    • Design
  • Arcadia

    Arcadia

    • Fashion and Textiles

Work history

2020

Creative Graphic Designer

Marks and Spencer

Jul 2016 - Mar 2020
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Creating seasonal window campaigns across UK and international stores. Designing digital animations in After Effects for their social channels. Artworking from design to full completion, working closely with the planning and print production teams.

2016

Creative Graphic Designer

Seen Displays

Jul 2016 - Jun 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Designing and artworking on all types of components for various Nike stores across UK. From window layout to instore graphics.

2016

Creative Graphic Designer

Hunkemoller

Jun 2016 - Jul 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Designing and artworking on the company hand brochure in various languages.

2016

Creative Graphic Designer

ASOS

May 2016 - May 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Designing time-lapse videos for the HR team.

2016

Creative Graphic Designer

Majestic Wines

May 2016 - Jul 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Working on various in-store promotions, retouching and designing marketing brochures. Working with the production manager and senior designer.

2016

Creative Graphic Designer

Harlequin Design

May 2016 - Jun 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Designing windows as well as in-store graphics for the brands; John Lewis, Hackett, Ted Baker, Uniqlo, Jimmy Choo, Charles Tyrwitt and Marks & Spencers.

2016

Creative Graphic Designer

BMG

Apr 2016 - Jul 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Designing various marketing media content for music artists which consist of outdoor advertising, artist brochures, album covers and online graphics.

2016

Creative Graphic Designer

M-Worldwide

Feb 2016 - Mar 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Conceptualising an Icelandic shopping centre, visualising signage and props to give the client the shopper experience.

2015

Creative Graphic Designer

BHS

Sep 2015 - Sep 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Designing an HR brochure, that highlighted the facts and figures throughout the year, including charities, fundraising and details on the new logo.

2016

Creative Graphic Designer

Lightbrigade

Aug 2015 - Jan 2016
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Worked on various design projects, from hand drawn lettering to editing videos for Chelsea football club as well as editorial design for an Italian food catalogue.

2015

Creative Graphic Designer

New Look

Aug 2015 - Aug 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Designing spreads for their seasonal magazine. Drawing symbols for the sports range which went onto tags and labels to demonstrate the benefits of each product. Creating a repeat abstract pattern which went onto all generic windows.

2015

Senior Greaphic Designer

WARL (VCCP Retail)

May 2015 - Aug 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • My responsibilities were to create conceptual ideas and finding out new ways of creating brand awareness. I ensured graphic language of the brand remained consistent throughout all UK and Northern Europe channels. Supported the design team and work closely with artworkers.

2013

Graphic Designer

New Look

Nov 2013 - Dec 2013
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Creating a look and feel for the New Look magazine which launches every season. My role was to assist the creative team to ensure all pages where design to brand guidelines as well as artworking and setting pages to print.

2013

Graphic Designer

Selfridges

Oct 2013 - Nov 2013
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • This role was to design and illustrate part of the Lauren Baker skull Halloween/Christmas window display. My illustration was used on the wrapping paper.

2012

Graphic Designer

Arcadia

Jan 2012 - Feb 2012
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Freelance
  • Drawing typographic illustration for Mother’s / Father’s day gift card.

2015

Graphic Designer

Moss bros group Plc

Apr 2006 - May 2015
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Full Time
  • Designing window schemes, press packs, lookbooks, tags and labels as well as POS for print and digital. Brands included Moss, Moss Bros Hire. Moss Bespoke, Savoy Taylors Guild. Cecil Gee and Boss Hugo Boss.

Education

2002

(BA hons) Graphic Design

Surrey Institute of Art and Design

Sep 1999 - Jul 2002
  • United Kingdom

1999

Foundation Diploma in Art and Design

Newham College

Sep 1998 - Jul 1999
  • London, United Kingdom

1998

Sep 1995 - Jul 1998
  • London, United Kingdom

1995

Sep 1990 - Jul 1995
  • London, United Kingdom

Awards