About me

Art Direction, illustration, design, visualising, conceptual character design, animation, coffee making... anything to get the job done right!

A creative partnership with direction.

Building brands is what I do best.

Using an imaginative and simple approach...

'Creativity and design that ensures inspiring, effective and intelligent solutions!'​

Nothing less! Quality that delivers results.

- Design Direction and Client liaison - strong interactive communication with team members, national and international clients. Ideas, ideas, ideas... whether a global campaign or a local teaser, I'm able to take all work undertaken from idea and conception through to final artwork or whatever is required.

- Design - Highly successful, and innovative design with a true understanding of strategic and commercial branding across trending and existing markets. Promotional, advertising, packaging, corporate branding, DTP and POS, digital +++

- Illustration - Extremely broad range of techniques and styles covering traditional media and digital illustration. Super realism through to simplistic and stylized imagery. Learning new tricks everyday.

- Conceptual and visualization - Conceptual design and presentation, strategic design, set and event conception, promotional artwork, storyboarding and art direction for TV, stings and film. Everything starts with a pencil sketch.

- Character/conception, design and development - Characters, caricatures, comics, cartoons, children's book illustrations +++

- Artwork and retouching - Finished Artworking for print and high quality photo retouching.

- Web design - Digital graphics and design for websites, apps and games.

Skills

Advertising, Art Direction, B2B, B2C, Brain storming, Brand / Logo Design, Brand Management, Branding, Cartooning, Character Design, Client Services, Communications, conceptual design, Creative Direction, Digital Art, Digital Marketing, Digital Strategy, Direct Mail, Editorial Design, Email Design, Email Marketing, Event Design, Exhibition Design, Fashion Design, Film, Fine Arts, Flash, Graphic Design, Icon Design, Illustration, Image Retouching, Interactive Design, International, Marketing, Motion Graphics, Packaging, Packaging Design, Point of Sale, Point of Sale Design, Print, Print Design, Problem Solving, Retail Design, Retouching, Set Design, Social Media, Storyboarding, Teaching / Lecturing, Toy Design, Typography, Visual Layout, Visual Merchandising, Visualising, visualization, Web Design

Sector Experience

Advertising, Agriculture, Airline, Arts, Automotive, Beverages, Branding, Catalogues & Brochures, Communications, Computer Games, Creative Services, Design, E-Commerce, Event Organisers / Management, Exhibitions, Fashion, Fine Art, Painting & Sculpture, FMCG, Food & Beverages, Gaming, Marketing, Oil & Gas, Outdoor, Packaging, Point of Sale, Retail, Sales / Business Development, Social Network / Community, Telecoms, Transport, Water

Awards

BAFTA

Clients

1HQ Brand Agency, Creo-UK, Dragon Rouge, Geometry Global, Groupe Gaillard, HRG, Interbrand, Landor Associates, Marks & Spencer, Maverick Advertising and Design, McCann Ericsson, Ocean Branding, Parker Williams, The Team

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Achievements
Project featured:DHL CIS
on 22nd September 2017
Project featured:Cereal Boxes
on 19th October 2017
Tagged Job Titles
Contract
Perm, Freelance, Temp-Perm, Part time, Remote
Location
Ventabren
Skill Level
Senior, Director
Languages
English, Afrikaans, French
Creativepool member since 15 February 2007