CV

hello! I’m a creative and versatile illustrator & 2D designer with a huge interest in animation
and picture books. I love drawing characters and am and always on the look out for new
opportunities to develop my work. I’ve produced pictures books, games and educational books
for Little Tiger Press, Usborne, Laurence King and Magma among others

Skills:

Proficient in Adobe Suite – Illustrator, Photoshop and basic After Effects.

Work:

2017 – Present Bright Group UK, Freelance Illustrator
Designed and produced an animation for the National Literacy Trust and
Illustrated a number of children’s picture books and games.

2016 – 2017 Paper & Cloth, Freelance Designer
Placement and surface pattern design. Clients included Sainsbury’s children’s wear.

2013 – 2016 Advocate Art, Freelance illustrator
Greeting card design, paper products, surface design and Children’s books.
Clients included: Hallmark, Seller’s Productions (USA), Papyrus, WHSmiths, UK
Greetings, Primark and Card Factory.

2014 – 2015 Cinnamon Joe Studio, Freelance Designer
Placement and surface pattern design.

2013 PG Live Trade show London
Launched my first range of greeting cards.

2008 – 2009 Louise Body Wallpaper
Design Assistant

1999 – 2007 BBC & Independent Television Production Companies
Production coordinator, researcher and assistant producer for sport & entertainment & documentaries.

Education:

2008 London College of Communication – Digital Surface Design
1996 University of Reading – BA Hons Fine Art
1991 Arts University Bournemouth – Btec Dip General Art & Design