Creativity is my lifeblood. Ever since I was a a teeny tiny tot I’ve always been surrounded by, and involved in, creative or artistic activities. I am obsessed with detail and story telling. I believe in doing everything with purpose and that bringing a good energy to your work improves it ten fold. Skills: Specialised Adobe training in the Adobe Creative Suite - with a special focus in Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Dreamweaver. Formal training, education and experience in 3 fields, viz. Graphic Design (editorial, OOH, digital, e-commerce and print media), Illustration (traditional and digital) and Photography (documentary, product, studio and portraiture). Exceptional Photoshop skills. Video editing in Premier Pro. Allow my work to speak for itself, please visit my website: thesalsacreative.com I’ve worked with the National Gallery and various National museums of South Africa, provincial education departments, Out-of-home advertising companies where I worked on projects for Samsung, Emirates and Coca Cola to name a few. My photography has been published in 6 books, 4 of which where I was the sole photographer. I currently spend most of my time working in e-commerce in London. Other experience includes marketing, social media management and content creation, website design, SME e-commerce management and design, email marketing, art workshop facilitation, contemporary fine art (artistic mediums, discourse, exhibition installation), copy writing, basic Facebook Ads, Google adwords and Google analytics knowledge. I have a great love for animals and Mother Earth so if you are an NGO involved in either of their conservation and or protection and have a project you could use my help with I am willing to offer my services pro bono (depending on availability). Fun facts: I love playing table tennis and I know Kung Fu - not sure if those will come in handy, but they are fun and they are facts. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to get in touch!
Graphic Designer, Ecommerce store designer/manager and Marketing Manager at The Little Picture Company Ltd London. Roles include concept and design of all advertising campaigns, design and management of their Ecommerce store, design and management of all marketing material, product design, product photography, retouching and copy writing. Responsible for redesigning they’re Ecommerce store resulting in increased sales by10 fold.
Specialised interactive media training focusing on Photoshop, Dreamweaver (HTML, CSS), Flash.
Specialised print media training focusing on Photoshop, Illustrator and Indesign.
Higher National Diploma in Art and Design from The College of Cape Town.