Creative Graphic Designer and illustrator
All aspects of creative graphic design including magazine layout and design, illustration, logo design and full branding, stationary, brochures, web graphics and flash banners,more...All aspects of creative graphic design including magazine layout and design, illustration, logo design and full branding, stationary, brochures, web graphics and flash banners, newspaper and directory averts, bespoke design, idea generation, invitations, christmas cards, print management.
Area Covered: Greater Manchester, Cheshire, North West
Company Name: Studio Fell
Industry: Marketing and Advertising
Summary: 7 years working full time in the design industry.
Job Title: Creative Designer
Company: Manchester Evening News
Description: Working in the studio department on a wide range of projects from initial brief through to production, including:
in-paper advertisements and features, leaflets, internal literature and online advertisements.
Working with copywriters on a weekly basis, taking full responsibility for the design of a city centre magazine called Urban Life. Meeting tight deadlines for this publication is paramount, so excellent organisational skills are vital.
Some of the clients I have completed work for include: Pizza Hut, Subway, Odeon and Blackpool Pleasure Beach.
Job Title: Graphic Designer
Description: Taking full responsibility for projects from an initial meeting with the client to sending final designs through to production. This involves, taking the brief directly from the client or another member of the team. Discussing the client’s design and managing their budget. Creating a wide range of design concepts for both personal and commercial use. Setting up and checking all technical aspects of files ready for print for both digital and lithographic presses.
Great attention to detail and outstanding organisational skills are required on a daily basis in this role.
Types of completed work include: logo design, corporate stationary, club flyers, restaurant menus, information brochures, booklets, wedding invitations, greetings cards and illustration.
Job Title: Summer School Design Tutor
Company: University of Teesside
Description: TUTORING post graduates with different qualifications and levels of experience in software such as: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and Adobe InDesign.
This involved, writing lesson plans, creating handouts, delivering the lesson and assessing their progress.
Education Summary: 2:1 BA (Hons) Degree in Graphic Design