Graphic designer specialising in editorial and typographic design. Highly motivated in all aspects of my work and have been working as a freelance designer, creating pieces spanning from corporate logos to beer label designs. Strong passion in film, music and all avenues of design. Experienced in team dynamics as well as independent work. I hold deep knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator and Indesign, using these considerably in the past 5 years of my life. From my work at school, Graphic Design short courses taken at Nottingham Trent University, my Art and Design foundation year and independently producing work online through 99designs.com and upwork.com. Furthermore, I work across Microsoft Office applications proficiently gaining certification for doing so in the past. Moreover, I am experienced in various administrative tasks, having utilised and learned skills in this area during work experience opportunities, my work as a resource assistant and my time working on reception where I booked classes, inputted spreadsheets, copied documents and many more.
Creating a variety of graphic assets including editorial layouts, logo design, book covers, graphic novel artwork, film and music tour posters, T-shirt designs for a Merch by Amazon storefront and album art. Efficient workflow accompanied by high levels of photo and design research. Managed up to 5 projects at once keeping to strict deadlines. Liaising with clients discussing their needs and seeking their input on iterations of the work created. Working from briefs, developing work independently in the style requested.
Creating and listing a variety of T-shirt and hoodie designs onto an online storefront covering a variety of different topics.
Working as a runner gaining insight into the runnings of a creative studio from admin duties to assisting with creative work.
Undertook an Art and Design foundation year creating work covering a vast breadth and depth of design areas including fashion design and children books illustrations. Achieving a 2:1 overall and 1sts in the latter two of my modules.
Undertaking 2 separate Graphic Design short courses at Nottingham Trent University, gaining guidance from an experienced designer helping me to develop my work in a series of disciplines.