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Hey there! I'm Lewys. A BA (Hons) graphic communication student, freelancer & full-time member of humanity with a passion for design and pizza. I am currently Based in the wonderful city of Caerdydd (Cardiff), South Wales, Uk.
Stills is a fantastic Design studio specialising in branding. The beautifully designed building is home to a brilliant team of friendly individuals that welcomed me in as one of their own. I was included in meetings and discussions from day one and even got to work on live projects with the design team. Overall it was a fantastic work experience where i was able to soak up the studio atmosphere and how to work as part of a large team as well as being able to provide individual thoughts and ideas.
My time at DLS was both fun and educational. I was given two of there current projects to work on whilst I was there. The first was to create a contemporary poster design that could be put on everything from billboards to web banners for Musical Director to promote there new performance in the Great Britain. The second being a layout based project, in which I was asked to put together an accordion fold booklet for bedroom Athletics to be sent over seas to promote brand awareness. The team at dirty little serifs are fantastic. the atmosphere of the studio was fun, friendly and inviting and incredibly talented at what they do. I thoroughly enjoyed my time there and will never forget the skills I have learnt from my experience with them.
Working with clients on their print orders as well as getting all artwork print ready to industry standards and specifications as well as contacting print mills and how multiple print process' operate. I also picked up valuable information on how the graphic design and print industries work together along with a set of guidelines that printers expect when being sent work for print.
Head of Graphic Design and Communication. To liaise with clients as well as designing flyers banners, business cards, posters, brand identities etc. Additionally required to create print ready work that meets industry standards and specifications.
Design consultation, Presentation design, Layout design. To use my creative skills to generate good and engaging design products. Required to be creative with a lot of motivation, and ability to work hard.
Whilst working with Adobe I put aside some of my time to set up tutorial sessions and other events to get people into the adobe creative software as well as teaching them how to use it properly. This was a very enjoyable experience and I loved every minute of it, helping and encouraging people to open there eyes to the creative industry and software was a unforgettable experience.
This work placement with Golley Slater is, and always will be, an unforgettable one. I learnt how to work in a creative environment with multiple designers, I also learnt a lot about the industry and how it works. It was this experience that opened my eyes to the creative industry.