- Wallington, GB
- £15 /hr
- Available now
I am an experienced typesetter with 35 years of experience in the printing trade. Previously I worked in QuarkXpress but for the last couple of years I have been working in InDesign.more...I am an experienced typesetter with 35 years of experience in the printing trade. Previously I worked in QuarkXpress but for the last couple of years I have been working in InDesign. I can also work in Illustrator and Photoshop. Projects I have undertaken have ranged from small business cards, business stationery and corporate brochures right up to schoolbook dictionaries, generally work right across the board.
Main Skills: Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Quark Express
Area Covered: Anywhere
Work Experience Summary: I have been in the printing trade all my working life, starting off as an apprentice compositor. I eventually retrained as an Apple Macintosh Operator, working in Quark, Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator and now Adobe InDesign, creating anything from business cards to full four-colour magazines. I moved to Spain with my son in February 2005 for 3 years to help him run a small starter-bar in Benalmádena. Now I have returned to England and I have been working freelance for a typesetting company in Crawley using mainly Adobe InDesign creating tutorial books, some of which go to third-world countries.
Education Summary: Hitherfield and Tulse Hill Secondary Modern schools. I achieved 4 O Levels, English, Maths, Geography and History. Able to converse in Spanish