Sian McKeever

Illustrator

Level
Junior
Location
London, United Kingdom
Availability
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Professions
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Projects

About me

Illustrator/ pattern maker/ (sometimes) graphic designer. Born in Northern Ireland, raised in Hong Kong, now living in London! Speaks English, Cantonese and basic af Mandarin.

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Skills

  • Editorial Illustration
  • Illustration
  • Digital Illustration
  • Branding Design
  • Pattern Design

Companies I’ve worked with

  • N

    No Brow

    • G

      Goods of Desire Hong Kong

      • B

        Black Sheep Restaurant Group

        • T

          The Artworks Illustration Agency

          Work history

          2018

          Illustrator/Designer

          Black Sheep Restaurant Group

          Aug 2018 - Aug 2018
          • Hong Kong
          • Internship
          • Working closely with the design team and coms team to create a unified brand identity across the restaurants through the design of brand assets, merchandise, menus, collateral illustrations, newsletters and social media content. Also assisted on photoshoots as a food stylist.

          2017

          Jul 2017 - Aug 2017
          • Hong Kong
          • Internship
          • Building upon G.O.D.’s successful brand image as Hong Kong’s favourite lifestyle and gift shop, I was given the freedom to undertake my own product design project and create a new and unique product. I designed the ‘Dim Sum Table’ pattern which is now used and sold as 10 different products online and in-store. The placemat design sold out twice in the first 2 months of production.

          2017

          Illustrator

          No Brow

          May 2017 - Aug 2017
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Freelance
          • The brief was to create a textless 9 panel short story for young adults to be displayed at the London Book Fair. Created a story based on male depression, depicting the mundane realities that plague a person suffering with a mental health disorder.

          2016

          Aug 2016 - Aug 2016
          • London, United Kingdom
          • Internship
          • Gained valuable insight into the illustration and design world of London, and how a boutique agency operates. Undertook responsibilities such as writing articles for social media pages Instagram, Facebook and Wordpress blog. Organisational skills as well as customer service, working with clients on the phone and via email.

          Education

          2019

          1st Ba (Hons) Illustration

          UAL (University Of The Arts London)

          Aug 2016 - Jul 2019
          • London, United Kingdom

          2016

          Foundation Diploma in Art and Design

          City and Guilds of London Art School

          Aug 2015 - Jun 2016
          • London, United Kingdom

          Awards

          2019

          Penguin Random House Student Design Award 1st Prize

          Penguin Random House UK

          • A panel of judges made up of Penguin Random House art directors and guest judges picked 30 shortlisted students out of a record-breaking 2,310 entries down to a shortlist of 30, and 3 overall winners. The brief was to reimagine the much loved children's book Wonder by R.J Palacio. Sian McKeever was awarded 1st prize.