Over the last six years I have re-branded an international company, developed and art directed a new video series, illustrated for global lifestyle and fashion brands and helped a couple of startups get off the ground. As a Designer and Art Director, my skills are multi-disciplinary. I have worked across consumer, startups, music and editorial brands. I love a challenge, working with passionate teams and always aim to push myself and try new ideas. I am currently Senior Designer at L&Co.Locked Pro Plan feature
Senior creative, working closely alongside the UX, digital and content teams. Ownership of new streams of video content such as ‘Sound + Vision’, brand guardian, creating sub brands for AN in-house creative agency ‘Workshop’. Commissioning new video content for online campaigns and visuals for partnership launches with Adobe.
Designer and art director for Funhouse Press and Magazine - a literature and illustration quarterly. Creation of brand identity and layouts, working as a creative duo alongside a full time editor to commission writers and illustrators. Art direction of all printed and online content.
Illustration pitch work and artworking for Schwarzkopf marketing campaigns / online game.
In-house graphic designer for leading global production music library. Established a design department as a junior, primarily tasked with creating album artwork. Lead designer on an international re-brand of the company alongside senior and UX designers. Ownership of halo music projects such as ‘Undiscovered’ and ‘Classical Collection’, as well as monthly creative artwork for selected music releases. Responsible for project management, branding and logo design, events marketing and e-commerce assets. Working with a network of freelance designers, photographers and developers to service UK, US, Australian and European departments.
Designer for GoThingBig, a 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.
3D typographic illustration work for print, social media for First Choice holidays 'Slide Tester' campaign.
Working on logos and layouts for Ford Fiesta 'Fashion Dash' marketing campaign.
Freelance illustration work for print and social media pitches for Warburtons.
Ad hoc lettering and logo design for the Cadbury’s re-brand, Maryland and Gourmet Kids and Joyville campaign alongside Fallon London.
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.
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.
Ad-hoc freelance artworking, design and artwork prep for print and promotional material. Individual release artwork for artists such as Jessie Ware and Sampha
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.
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.
Part time work in the print studio, silkscreening orders and being involved in the creative design process.