- York, GB
- £30 /hr
- Available now
Book Cover Illustration
With a background in illustration, and many years experience in graphic design, I offer a high quality service at competitive rates. From print and digital design to infographicsmore...With a background in illustration, and many years experience in graphic design, I offer a high quality service at competitive rates. From print and digital design to infographics and 3D rendering, let's get the job done!
I am a designer, illustrator and artist with broad experience working with a range of clients across various industries. Design projects include print, web, GUI, logo and corporate ID, exhibition design, catalogue and newspaper design, layout and production as well as presentation design and information graphics. Illustration projects include books, 3D renderings and editorial illustration.
Photoshop - Illustrator - Dreamweaver - Acrobat
Microsoft Office - Indesign - HTML - CSS - Cinema 4D
2008 to date – EAB (France)
Responsible for the front end design of websites and web applications for the range of EAB clients. I work closely with EAB team members and the client to fully understand the requirements and provide an attractive and functional visual solution.
1999 to date
Responsible for the design and production of graphic and illustrative content on projects for national and international companies:
- Architectural illustration - Photo retouch
- Logo design and corporate identity - Brochures and promotional material
- Packaging design and illustration - Exhibition design
- 3D modelling and rendering - Internet and intranet design and production
FRANCE/MONACO- Accenture – Amadeus – Celsius International - English Language Media – Power To Sail – Superfund – TelcoProfessionals – WHP - World Wide Event Management - Enliven - EAB
UK - Cambridge University Press – Dana Armstrong - MBR Partners - McGraw Hill - Xmedia Communications
GERMANY – Harwood Illustration and Media
POLAND – Continental Wind Partners
SWITZERLAND – SITA
1993 – 1999 - Accenture (Sophia Antipolis, France)
ART DIRECTOR/CREATIVE TEAM MANAGER
Built and lead a graphic and media design team who worked on Accenture’s client projects and internal research and development initiatives. The group provided a range of services from traditional print design to interactive multimedia and web site design and development.
Made the group self financing by attracting work from outside the remit. Built successful relationship with World Economic Forum - Davos project team providing interface design for kiosk and PDA applications and the website.
• creative direction
• design project management
• online media design and production
• print design and production
• group administration including finance, business and personnel development.
1992 – 1993 - Reeves & Associates (Sophia Antipolis, France)
GRAPHIC DESIGNER/ILLUSTRATOR CONTRACTED TO IBM LA GAUDE
• Designed and produced user manuals including diagrammatic illustrations.
1989 – 1991 - Philips Information Systems (Apeldoorn, The Netherlands)
Worked within a design team that was responsible for the design and development of a comprehensive house style for Philips Professional Divisions. Designed and produced much of the commercial and technical documentation for Information Systems, providing standards and specifications.
• Organised and ran projects
• Providing graphic and illustrative input
• Designed user interface for early software products aimed at the insurance industry
1986 – 1989 - Cumbria and Lancashire Archaeological Unit (Lancaster, England)
Worked with an archaeologist on an "historic fabric survey" of a monastic ruin.
• Designed and developed a system of surveying and recording all standing remains
• Produced 2D and 3D reconstruction drawings of the different phases of the abbey’s construction
BTEC HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN TECHNICAL AND SCIENTIFIC ILLUSTRATION - Blackpool and Fylde College
Graduated with distinction
BTEC ORDINARY NATIONAL DIPLOMA IN ILLUSTRATION - Blackpool and Fylde College
Graduated with distinction
Amazing work, exactly what I was looking for, brilliant communication. Will be useing again!
Dave came up with a wonderful vision for the cover of our latest release, "Fish Soup". He was given a brief and caught the vision immediately. He worked very quickly, and we're delighted with the result. Will definitely use him again!