About me

Art Director and award-winning Graphic Designer Illustrator designing successful product lines and leading multi-disciplinary teams of designers.
Specialised in Design and R&D of mass-market licensed consumer products, Digital Retouching, Digital Compositing.


Art Direction, Brain storming, Brand / Logo Design, Branding, Colour, Composing, Creative Direction, Digital Art, Graphic Design, Illustration, illustrator, Image Retouching, In-Licensing, International, Languages, Packaging, Painting, Photo Editing, Photoshop, Picture Research, Print Design, Problem Solving, Retouching, Scanning, Studio Management, Textile Design, Training

Sector Experience

Branding, Consumer Facing Brands, consumer products, Creative Services, Fashion, Merchandise


2013 American In-House Design Award Winner, 2014  American Graphic Design Award Winner, 2014  American In-House Design Award  Winner, 2015  American Graphic Design Award    Winner, 2015  American In-House Design Award  Winner, 2016 American Graphic Design Award Winner, 2017 American Graphic Design Award Winner, 2018 American Graphic Design Award Winner, 2020 American Graphic Design Award Winner


Artssimo Designs,LLC, Cyber Group Studios, Disney Consumer Products, Gaumont Pictures, Mattel, MGA Entertainment, Moose Toys, Warner Bros. Entertainment Group of Companies, Wilson Sporting Goods, ZAG Entertainment

Trade Associations

NAPP (National Association of Photoshop Professionals)

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Annual 2020 ShortlistDigital Art for Acoustic Wall PanelsGraphic Top 100 Influencer of the Year 2016

Laurent Newman was recognised as an Industry Influencer on 15th March 2016

Top 25 Art Director Project featured:Digital Art for Acoustic Wall Panels
on 17th February 2020
Project featured:WalMart Murals
on 4th March 2020
Project featured:Digital imagery for wall decor and printed merchandise
on 24th March 2020
Project featured:Product Branding
on 25th March 2020
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Laurent Newman has been a Contributor since 15th March 2016.

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Tagged Job Titles
Perm, Freelance, Temp-Perm, Part time, Remote
Long Beach, CA, United States
Skill Level
Senior, Director
English, French, Spanish
Creativepool member since 21 December 2015