Lydia Ripper

Art Director

  • LevelMid Level
  • LocationLondon, United Kingdom
  • AvailabilityLocked Pro Plan feature
  • ProfessionsArt Director - Creative Director

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About me

Hello, I currently work as a freelance illustrator and also work part-time as an Art Director at notonthehighstreet.com. I have a playful, versatile style. I work in vectors, watercolour, gouche, dip pens and markers. I am ambitious and find myself working on several self-initiated projects at a time. I've set up a print project called 'Punnet & Hoo' which acts as a platform for concept-led illustrations and witty graphic artworks. Prints will be available for purchase after the projects launch later this year. I am also conceptualising, writing and illustrating several children's picture books. I am represented by Peters Fraser & Dunlop, a Literary Agency who are circulating my work to publishers. As an Art Director I love bold ideas and playing with colour. I can confidently juggle large workloads, work to tight deadlines and thrive off collaboration and conceptual work. Working at notonthehighstreet.com has given me 5 years e-commerce experience, and has allowed me to progress quickly, explore all aspects of design, own campaigns and shoots, illustrate commercial projects both print and digital and thrive in a small and growing, entrepreneurial environment. My design background means that as an illustrator I have a good commercial understanding. I am experienced at working on concepts through to delivery, working with clients and know the importance of answering a brief. Please find examples of my work at http://cargocollective.com/ripper

Skills

  • Visual Arts
  • Print Design
  • Art Direction
  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Digital
  • Collage
  • Mixed Media
  • Design
  • Illustration
  • Illustrator
  • Indesign
  • Photoshop

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  • Notonthehighstreet.com

    Notonthehighstreet.com

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Work history

Currently

Aug 2010

2010

Freelance Designer

Cosmopolitan Magazine

Jul 2007 - Jul 2010

Education

2010

Graphic Design

Nottingham Trent University

Sep 2007 - May 2010
  • Graphic Design (BA) Hons