Fran Marchesi

Midweight Graphic Designer

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  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom

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About me

 

With over six years’ experience within the creative sector - working cross discipline for international B2B projects, household consumer brands, through to record labels and start-ups, I am an experienced, entrepreneurial and passionate graphic designer. My skill-set is wide-ranging and includes expertise in branding, art direction, digital design, music design, art working, illustration, layout and typography.

Skills

 

  • Print Design
  • Art Direction
  • Design
  • Illustration
  • Illustrator
  • Indesign
  • Photoshop
  • Editorial Design
  • Branding Identity Design

Work history

Currently

Aug 2013
  • Designer and art director for Funhouse Press and Magazine - a literature and illustration quarterly. Creation of brand identity, layouts, and associated sub brands. Working as a creative duo alongside a full time editor to commission writers and illustrators. Art direction of all printed, online content and marketing.

Currently

Aug 2013
  • Designer and art director for Funhouse Press and Magazine - a literature and illustration quarterly. Creation of brand identity, layouts, and associated sub brands. Working as a creative duo alongside a full time editor to commission writers and illustrators. Art direction of all printed, online content and marketing.

Currently

Aug 2013
  • Designer and art director for Funhouse Press and Magazine - a literature and illustration quarterly. Creation of brand identity, layouts, and associated sub brands. Working as a creative duo alongside a full time editor to commission writers and illustrators. Art direction of all printed, online content and marketing.

2013

Freelance Junior Designer

ASOS

Aug 2013 - Sep 2013
  • Illustration pitch work and artworking for Schwarzkopf marketing campaigns / online game.

2013

Digital Content Designer

Gothinkbig Bauer Media

Feb 2013 - Sep 2013
  • Designer for social enterprise partnership between Bauer Media and O2 Telefonica. Responsible for all visual elements on the website and layout design for the ongoing development phases of the site. Working closely with the editorial team on a daily basis to produce illustration and infographics. ATL designs for print and digital advertising across the Bauer portfolio. Regular internal graphics for presentations, visual reports to stakeholders, and storyboarding video content. Daily strategic management of social media platforms to drive content.

2013

Freelancer Illustrator & Designer

Pearlfisher

Aug 2011 - Jan 2013
  • Ad hoc lettering and logo design for the Cadbury’s re-brand, Maryland and Gourmet Kids and Joyville campaign alongside Fallon London.

2012

Freelance Illustrator

Hill+Knowlton Strategies

Nov 2012 - Nov 2012
  • 3D typographic illustration work for print, social media for First Choice holidays 'Slide Tester' campaign.

2012

Freelance Illustrator

WCRS

Aug 2012 - Sep 2012
  • Freelance illustration work for print and social media pitches for Warburtons.

2012

Freelance Junior Designer

ASOS

Aug 2012 - Sep 2012
  • Working on logos and layouts for Ford Fiesta 'Fashion Dash' marketing campaign.

2012

Art Director & Designer

Good Years Records

Feb 2011 - Mar 2012
  • Design and art direction for vinyl releases and digital content on the Good Years label - label represents up and coming artists regularly aired on BBC 1Extra and Rinse FM.

2011

Technician & Screen Printer

Print Club London

Jul 2015 - Feb 2011
  • Technician in the Print Club studio; silkscreen works on paper and fabric, signage design for exhibitions, website and online shop management, private tuition, assisting with the set-up, running of exhibitions and weekly workshops.

2011

Freelance Designer

Young Turks Records

Jun 2010 - Feb 2011
  • Ad-hoc freelance artworking, design and artwork prep for print and promotional material. Individual release artwork for artists such as Jessie Ware and Sampha

2010

Designer

Pelicans Parrots

Aug 2010 - Dec 2010
  • Devised brand identity for recently launched Dalston based vintage and curio shop. The design concept and branding was implemented across the following; hand printed signage, promotional material, limited edition screen printed posters on sale in the shop, and custom built website - www.pelicansandparrots.com

2010

Designer & Printer

Idle Eyes

Jul 2009 - Sep 2010
  • Founder, head designer and joint director of start-up t-shirt and poster company. Design and management of the online website and shop, branding and print work. Designed and supplied limited edition t-shirt run for Pedlars Autumn/Winter 2009 collection. Sold exclusively in its flagship store.

2010

Graphic Design Intern

Liberty

Jun 2010 - Aug 2010
  • Six-week internship in the in-house design studio. Work included designs and outlines for the September 2010 Manolo Blahnik room launch, menu layouts for the Liberty Cafe and fashion illustrations for the limited edition Hermès Liberty Knot Cards.

2008

Screen Printer

Illustrated People

Aug 2008 - Dec 2008
  • Click to edit position descriptionPart time work in the print studio, silkscreening orders and being involved in the creative design process.

Education

2011

BA Graphic Design

Central Saint Martins

Aug 2008 - Jun 2011