Concept Artist / Front-End Developer
Katana / Rook / SocialPromote
Designer and front-end developer of websites with large audiences. Doctor of HTML and CSS, student of jQuery, Swift, and PHP.
My role is to emphasise great UX for both the visitor and the content manager of websites, and to direct design on company projects, both on and offline.
Designer / Illustrator / Developer
The occasional project, working to tight deadlines, with clients in arts, law, entertainment, and engineering. Logos, original artwork, websites, promotional and B2B materials, offering unique challenges beyond design. From copywriting and editing, to programming bespoke portfolios, to researching power generation for accurate diagrams.
Holland & Barrett
Senior Product Advisor status through provided training. Primary focus in store at all times is customer service, fulfilling individual nutritional requirements, while meeting demanding sales targets.
Anglia Ruskin University
BTEC ND Graphic Design
City of Bristol College
Distinction / Distinction / Merit
Confident draughtsman and digital artist. Project coordination from brief to delivery for portfolio websites and business/promotional materials in short deadlines. Able to take direction and collaborate.
Front-end design and development, web standards driven and well read. Some programming, and experienced in Wordpress theme development.
Heavy computer user since 2000. Mac/iOS first, Windows much less. Proficient in Adobe Creative Cloud – particularly Illustrator, Photoshop and InDesign. Capable of basic tech support, and search-engine savvy.
Strong sense of language: high regard for grammar and crafting deep meaning into sentences. Interests in copy writing and writing for images.
Supportive of my teams, respectful of my leaders. Motivated professionalism as standard.
Sales and customer service focussed. Opening and closing stores, paperwork, supervising staff, and money-handling, as part of a managerial position.
The Best Gift Ever — in Aid of Comic Relief
Moments around Mill Road
Illustration for Chapter 15: The Wishes of Fools
One of Twelve Winners
User Interface and experience design, delighting users. The future of web and app design considering a ‘one web’ ethos.
As Graphical User Interfaces mature, and new generations are born, will our icons remain relevant to everybody?
Digital Picture-Books for SEN Children using ePub 3
Can We Accept Video Games as Art?
Working with families to encourage drawing and creativity. Most notably at the Big Draw 2010, at which I led a mural of monsters contributed to by attending children.
Engage – 13th Annual Learning and Teaching Conference
Presentation and demonstration of fixed-layout ePub and related technologies.
Literacy and Language Coordinators for Suffolk Special Schools
Assistant to Speaker
Noting responses and feedback from attendees to speaker and answering technical questions.
Future of Web Design – London
Self Funded Visitor – 3 day event
Learning new ideas, trends, technologies, and practices in web design.