I am a London-based Graphic designer with over 3 years of diversified experience. I'm passionate about branding, helping small -or less small- brands to shine. I have experience in all areas of brand communication from identity design, event graphics, print design, digital design including newsletters, editorial feature pages and website designs. Get in touch! MellyLocked Pro Plan feature
I work with businesses to tell the story of their brand through compelling graphic design, in all areas of brand communication from social graphics to email newsletter design and build, web design & updates, print design and illustrations. Digital - Designing responsive websites for desktops, mobiles and tablets; producing wireframes and functional specs, code editing. - Designing, coding and testing email newsletters. Branding - Brainstorming; visual concept development, producing logos, and developing brand guidelines. - Managing my own time and communicating with clients. Print - Packaging, brochure, pamphlet, zine and book design. - Managing print ready assets. Illustrations - Brainstorming and developing concepts; producing analog and digital illustrations. Clients - Making Shapes, Evelyne Boutique, Debbie Digs Dallas, Lucrecia Taormina, Groupe Faunair, Lola Coca, Ina Reni
Working in a small agency, I have developed a wide variety of skills across many areas of the business, this includes quoting and pitching, invoicing, being active in client meetings, researching and managing projects with clients remotely based in Milan, Cologne and Madrid. I project managed fashion brands Max&Co. and ARMEDANGELS, bringing together copywriters, web developers and additional freelance graphic designers, ensuring that deadlines were hit in high pressure environments. Digital - Designing, slicing and building seasonal newsletters for multiple clients with a focus on trends, edits and fun editorials. - Designing responsive websites for desktop, mobile and tablet. - Wireframing and building across Zmags, Squarespace and Wix. Branding - Brainstorming and developing design routes and concepts for multiple clients across fashion, music and tech industries. Shoot - ARMEDANGELS SS18 campaign; Brainstorming, researching, pre-shoot production meetings and assisting on set. Print - Design of the digital and print catalogue for Bullboat. - Packaging design for Everpress, developing concepts and managing print ready assets. - Visual merchandise assets for Max&Co., designing in-store posters, window signage and postcards. Clients - Max&Co. - ARMEDANGELS - Pret A Manger - Everpress - Bullboat - Poodle & Blonde - Crew Clothing - Tea & Tequila.
I project managed the rebranding of the company’s website and newsletters. I also reworked their Instagram and Facebook strategy. Digital - Designing a responsive website, producing wireframes and functional specs. - Working closely with developers and testing on different devices. Shoot - AW17 campaign shoot: Brainstorming, organising, choosing and contacting models, assisting in the direction of the photoshoot. Print - Designing and managing print assets for the SS18 lookbook.
I was responsible for the layout, design, and production activities of CBRE Canada. Creating quality graphic design artwork to support the marketing efforts for print and web. Web - Maintaining the website of cbre.com/Navigator page in Content Management Systems (CMS), by creating and updating profiles. Digital + Print - Designing brochures, floor plans, postcards, proposals, presentations and press releases for print and digital. - Contact in-house and outside vendors for print projects. - Work with vendors to estimate marketing projects and production. - Investigate, compare and recommend local suppliers of marketing production services, including typography, paper and printing. - Creating maps of different regions with detailed information visualizing both Montreal and Quebec City’s demographics.
Working within a small agency and printer for different brands, mainly for stationary work and advertising materials. Branding - Brainstorming, visual concept development and branding. Print - Designing flyers, leaflets, posters, menus, window stickers, roller banners, sail flags, clothes and other advertising materials. - Managing printer specifications and deadlines.
Using a hand-coded approach, I learned how to create online forms, display tabular data, format and position page content, insert multimedia content, and apply microdata. I gained the skills needed to create web pages that are compatible with different browsers, platforms, and devices.
Intensive Graphic Design course covering all aspects of print and digital design including mobile apps with engaging demonstrations, dynamic discussions, industry lectures and group workshops.
BA specialising in Communication Studies, minor in History; 1st