Laura McBlane

Creative

Level
Junior
Location
Longwick, Princes Risborough, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

About me

I am a dedicated and passionate creative, at my happiest while learning and thrive off new experiences and adventure, happy to throw myself into anything, whether it be working in a team or individually, I relish a challenge. I have a dedicated work ethic, always wanting to work above and beyond expectation. I am easily adaptable and versatile in my working style.

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Skills

  • Print Design
  • Indesign
  • Photograghy
  • Typograhphy
  • Editorial Deisgn
  • Styling
  • Art Direction
  • Social Media
  • Production
  • Editorial Design

Companies I’ve worked with

  • Gill Turner

    Gill Turner

    • Photography
  • John Lewis & Partners

    John Lewis & Partners

    • Design
  • S

    Stylorouge

    • C

      Christmas Inc

      Work history

      Currently

      Design Assistant

      Gill Turner

      Jun 2019
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Assisting Gill Turner with editorial design and general office admin. Currently designing a photography booklet for one of the photographers Gill Turner represents.

      2018

      Stylist and Creative

      Politix

      May 2018 - Nov 2018
      • Melbourne, Australia
      • Full Time
      • Six months of my working/holiday visa in Melbourne was spent with Politix, an Australian menswear fashion brand, where I worked in visual merchandising and styling as well as creative content writing for Politix internal social media platform. I also worked as a freelance stylist and production assistant on e-commerce shoots, working on initial research, production planning, styling while on set through to final image selection.

      2018

      Creative Assistant

      Christmas Inc

      Sep 2017 - Jan 2018
      • Bledlow Ridge, High Wycombe HP14 4BN, UK
      • Full Time
      • As Creative Assistant at Christmas Inc, I took the lead on colour schemes, styles and festive trends. Consulting with the director in regards to client requirements, we collaboratively designed unique themes to suit individual needs. We then put our visions into practice by creating beautiful, bespoke festive installations and decorations.

      2017

      Sales Assistant

      John Lewis & Partners

      May 2017 - Sep 2017
      • High Wycombe, United Kingdom
      • Full Time
      • My previous retail experience was spent with John Lewis, known for it’s reputation and high performance in customer care. I worked in an environment where I was constantly learning and able to offer the highest customer service to ensure an enjoyable experience. I thrived of working in a high pressure, customer facing environment.

      2017

      Assistant to Art Director

      Stylorouge

      Aug 2012 - Oct 2017
      • London, United Kingdom
      • Freelance
      • Stylorouge are a creative consultant design team specialising in the music industry. My time with Stylorouge has been spent across various design platforms including fashion styling, location scouting, art directors assistant and runner for various photo shoots and video shoots for The Unfortunate Sons, The Corrs, Peter Andre, Show Of Hands and appointed photographer for an upcoming artist. Most recently I assisted the art director on UB40 video shoot.

      Education

      2016

      BA (Hons) Visual Communication (Graphic Design)

      Arts University Bournemouth

      Sep 2013 - Sep 2016
      • Bournemouth, United Kingdom

      2013

      Diploma Art and Design

      Bucks New University

      Sep 2012 - Sep 2013
      • High Wycombe, United Kingdom