Holly Eliza Temple

MA Graphic Design & Art Direction student

Manchester, United Kingdom
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About me

Graphic designer and avid researcher with a special interest in trends, art direction and publishing. Currently studying part-time for my MA in Graphic Design and Art Direction at Manchester School of Art, where my practice is focusing on design for food and health with a view to working with the public with interactive works and events. Also working on self-directed project FILLER zine, a trend-focused publication encouraging discussion around lifestyle and food trends in relation to our mental health and wellbeing.

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  • Design
  • Visual Communication
  • Trend Analysis
  • Writing
  • Styling
  • Art Direction
  • Branding
  • Print Publications
  • Social Media
  • Food Styling
  • Still Life
  • Print Design

People I’ve worked with

Companies I’ve worked with



    • Fashion and Textiles
  • FILLER zine

    FILLER zine

    • Publishing
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    Culture Calling

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      Lloyd Shoe Company for TOPMAN

      Work history


      Freelance Writer

      Culture Calling

      Apr 2019
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • https://www.culturecalling.com/authors/14199


      Creative Assistant

      Hi Cacti

      Jun 2017 - Oct 2018
      • Brighton, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Work included designing and creating new promotional material for HI CACTI including information cards, product/still life shoots, visual merchandising, and helping with organising and sending out orders.


      Sales Advisor


      Nov 2013 - Apr 2015
      • Woking, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Demonstrated previously acquired customer service skills in order to provide a friendly, efficient and personal shopping experience. Duties included answering queries and serving customers. Increased knowledge of visual merchandising and trends both within the brand and seasonally. Participated in in-store incentives to maximise sales, e.g. became make-up department specialist to increase sales in this department by product placement and VM.


      Jun 2013 - Nov 2013
      • Woking, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • Managed footwear concession at Topman. Solely responsible for visual merchandising in response to seasonal and brand capsule trends, stock management, POS and seasonal sales, calculating sales figures and pushing sales to reach the Company’s targets, and communicating with Head Office and other contacts. Prioritised creative visual displays and placement of products around store to maximise sales.



      MA Design: Graphic Design and Art Direction

      Manchester School of Art

      Sep 2019
      • Manchester, United Kingdom


      Ba (Hons) Fashion Communication with Business Studies

      University of Brighton

      Sep 2015 - Jul 2018
      • Brighton, United Kingdom
      • Second Class Honours (Upper Division), specialising in imaging and graphic design.


      Foundation Diploma in Art and Design

      UCA Epsom

      Sep 2014 - Jun 2015
      • Epsom, United Kingdom
      • Merit (UAL Awarding Body) specialising in Fashion Communication & Promotion.