Jess Ford
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Jess Ford

Graphic Designer, IllustratorReading, United Kingdom
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Jess Ford

Graphic Designer, IllustratorReading, United Kingdom
About me
I am a recent Graphic Design Graduate from the University for the Creative Arts. I am able to work on a variety of different projects from Graphic Design to Illustration, with a background in Fine Art, Graphics and Product Design I am to come up with exciting and different solutions/ideas.
Projects
  • Get Off That Cycle
    Get Off That CycleRisograph piece using the concept of cycling to encourage people to get off the cycle they are on, and to start fresh! The flames in the background aim to emphasise this emotion, using vibrant tones to draw more attention to the poster.
  • Future of the Book
    Future of the BookUsing the story by Tiphanie Yanique - God's Caravan, I decided to play around with the emotional tones and the different themes within the book through Typography and layout. Exaggerating key words in moments of importance within the story, disrupting the flow and reading of the story to make the reader think of the overall tone and environment in that setting. All credits to the story: https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2019/11/04/gods-caravan
  • Dissent
    DissentThis project is a group work project. This is a retake on the meaning of a newspaper - aiming at using design and artwork to bring in a new audience. The newspaper is around the Climate Crisis and debates surrounding the topic, the graphics and illustrations going alongside each article is related to the overarching theme. Keeping the design and visuals clean and crisp to appeal to a wider range of age groups and giving it a more magazine feels.
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Projects credited in
  • End Violence against women
    End Violence against womenSarah Everards story has finally shed light on an issue that all women face on a daily bases, and as three of the four Off Topic members are women this issues hits home for us. We hope this post shows the depth of this issue and encourages you all to take action by sending your MP an email and taking part in the survey that the government has made. 97% of women have been sexually harrased and out of that 97% only 1% have actually reported it 96% of women believe nothing will happen if they rep
  • Day Zine
    Day ZineOn the 13th August 2020, the Off Topic team decided to document their day, this was then turned into a mini-zine.
  • Cami Juice branding & Campaign
    Cami Juice branding & CampaignCami is a concept juice brand focused on the concept of sustainable packaging, They are a fairly modern brand with their main target audience consisting of young adults to teens, with a heavy focus on social media. ​ The project consisted of brand identity, packaging for their summer line, social media ads and discount vouchers.
  • Elemental Stamps
    Elemental StampsA fun mini project, a set of stamps based on the four elements.
  • Seasonal Colouring Pages
    Seasonal Colouring PagesAn ongoing in-house mini project, a series of colouring pages based on the four seasons, currently Summer, Autumn and Winter are live
  • Mythical Bookmarks
    Mythical BookmarksA mini project consisting of four bookmarks based on mythical creatures. The creatures consisted of a Pheonix, Mermaid, Kraken, and Pixies.
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Work history
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    Volunteer Junior DesignerBreaking Through Careers
    United KingdomInternship
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Education
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    First Class Honours, BA (Hons) Graphic DesignUniversity for the Creative Arts
     - Epsom, United Kingdom