Scott Balmer
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Scott Balmer

Freelance IllustratorDundee, United Kingdom
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Scott Balmer

Freelance IllustratorDundee, United Kingdom
About me
Scott Balmer is a freelance illustrator currently based in the UK, who solves problems of the visual nature. He has produced work for numerous clients and has had his work shown in galleries around the world. Clients include: The New York Times – Konami Europe – Fangamer – Monocle – M & C Saatchi – The Guardian – MIT Technology Review – Computer Arts – Digital Artist Magazine – University of Toronto Magazine – Nokia – Readers Digest – Umbro – Howies – Bloomberg BusinessWeek - Boston Magazine - Gallery 1988 - Paramount Pictures
Projects
  • Not My First Metaverse
    Not My First MetaverseA new Illo for the latest issue of BBC Science Focus for the Aleks Krotoski column about one missed prediction the Metaverse and how it is nothing new, from second life to Minecraft there have been similar experiences though will large corporate versions allow its users to venture beyond the virtual world limits
  • A Whole New World?
    A Whole New World?Here’s my latest Illo for the New Year edition of BBC Science Focus for the Aleks Krotoski column talking about tech predictions for 2022 and how most of it will be things that generally people will have to grin and bear it while trying to get things done at work #illustration #illo #editirialillustration #editorial #editorialillustrator #tech #software #work #travel #distractions #vector #affinity #affinitydesigner #2022
  • A Dangerous Relationship? - BBC Science Focus
    A Dangerous Relationship? - BBC Science FocusHere is an editorial illustration that is in the latest issue of BBC Science Focus for the Aleks Krotoski column talking about how parasocial relationships aren't a new thing though with the rise of anyone being able to gather a following, many are not equipped to deal with this type of situation if it ever arises.
  • The New World of Work
    The New World of WorkHere is my latest Illo for BBC Science Focus magazine in the November issue for the Aleks Krotoski column about how we shouldn’t need to go back to the old commute of work if working from home opens up to better productivity 
  • Why the internet is no substitute to Folk Wisdom - BBC Science Focus
    Why the internet is no substitute to Folk Wisdom - BBC Science FocusI made this illustration for the October issue of BBC Science Focus for the Aleks Krotoski column talking about the traditions and culture of folk wisdom and how in the age of the internet where misinformation is rampant there is nothing like this seen online but only from real world cultures.
  • A Nice Cup of Tea - BBC Science Focus
    A Nice Cup of Tea - BBC Science FocusHere’s an illustration for the September issue of BBC Science Focus for the Aleks Krotoski column talking about the shortages in UK super markets, could this lead to shortages of the nation’s favourite beverage #illustration #illo #editorial #editorialillustration #vector #vectorart #vectorillustration #affinity #affinitydesigner #affinitydesigneripad #tea #kettle #workers #retro #retroillustration
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Projects credited in
  • Fabrik Conditioner 19.05
    Fabrik Conditioner 19.05Creativity from across the Fabrik community featuring Poppy France, Scott Balmer, Alex Tillman, Chi San Wan, Henry Scholfield, Jamie Whitby, Electric Lime, Thom Gurdjian, Arnaud Giacomini, Xcopy, Evaldas Cesnavicius, Belinda Colozzi, Mitchell Stuart, Elliott Wilcox, Summer Agnew and Colin Solal Cardo.
Work history
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    IllustratorFreelance
    Dundee, United KingdomFreelance
Skills
  • Photoshop
  • Abobe Illustrator
  • Clip Studio Paint
  • Indesign
  • Freehand
  • Quark Xpress and Adobe Acrobat.
  • Pre Press
Education
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    B.A Hons. IllustrationDuncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design
     - Dundee, United Kingdom