Gus Farnes

Senior Designer


About me

I am an innovative designer with 10 years professional experience in creating design solutions for print and digital. I command a variety of design styles and have worked with a range of clients from startup to blue chip. I am positive, hard working and passionate with a real love for all things design.


  • Art Direction
  • Design
  • Illustrator
  • Indesign
  • Photoshop
  • Display Advertising
  • Bootstrap
  • Print Digital
  • Responsive Design
  • Screen Print Design
  • Epub
  • After Affects
  • Print Communications Book
  • Html5 CSS Basic
  • Typograhphy Graphic Design

Work history




Aug 2011 - Aug 2016
  • Designer: Sotheby’s; September 2011 - August 2016 Sotheby’s is a multinational corporation dealing in fine and ?decorative art, jewellery, real estate and collectables. - Conceptualisation and idea generation - Designing and producing high end luxury books and pitch documents for print and digital - Collaborating with marketing to design catalogue covers, adverts, invites and visual display - Managing projects from concept to delivery - Overseeing and mentoring junior designers



Herring Bone Design

Jul 2009 - Jun 2011
  • Aldeburgh IP15, UK
  • Full Time
  • In house designer



Fine Art Sculpture

Norwich University of the Arts

Aug 2001 - Mar 2004
  • Fine Art Sculpture