Mid-weight artworker with five years experience specialising in print and packaging. I am an advanced user of Illustrator, InDesign and Photoshop, have a working knowledge of 3D software (including CINEMA 4D and Rhino) and am a competent user of front-end digital technologies, proficient with HTML, CSS and WordPress.


Experience

Artworker
Conran Design Group, London
February 2018–present

Creative Artworker
Point 6 Design, London
November 2016–February 2018

I was responsible for creating packaging design based on master artwork files for Philips Avent. I worked closely with Philips’ in-house design team to ensure master packs were suitable for implementation. Projects included: NPD packaging for anti-colic bottles, positioned for the NAM market; design refresh for the ‘Natural’ bottle range (80+ SKUs); new packaging design system for glass feeding bottles, as well as artwork, production and finishing consulting across all product categories. I also worked on packs for the APAC, ASEAN and MEA markets.

Creative Artworker
Augustus Martin, London
January 2015–November 2016

Work involved creative artworking for major accounts including: L’Oréal (Maybelline, Essie, Garnier), Estée Lauder, Red Bull and Mars. I created conceptual ideas for structural POS units and used assets and brand guidelines to create FSDUs and other POS output that were consistent with the brands’ current campaigns.

Artworker
Falkland Press, Letchworth
July 2012–December 2014

Clients included: DMGT, AHS, Wallis and Hewlett-Packard. I worked on corporate and packaging projects, making full use of the facilities at Falkland Press to improve our clients’ design work through the choice of substrates, layout, colour, typography and print finishing. Other duties included creating die cut drawings, designing HTML emails, assisting to commission photography briefs and helping with client presentations.

Intern
Stocks Taylor Benson, Leicester
June 2012 (one-week placement)

Intern
Designeering, Leicester
June 2011–September 2011 (three-month placement)



Education

De Montfort University, Leicester
BA (Hons) Graphic Design and Illustration
First-Class Honours
September 2009–May 2012

University of the Arts, London
UAL Foundation Diploma
Merit
September 2008–May 2009



Awards

Stocks Taylor Benson Award
Outstanding Graphics Student 2012