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Design + Code.

From lifestyle and luxury to arts and education, I collaborate with like-minded clients who recognise the added value and positive impact meaningful design can have on their brand. I build bespoke websites using clean semantic code, design print literature to inspire and elevate and create tailored logos that provide longevity.

I listen, understand, explore and challenge to help create purpose-driven design solutions underpinned with reason that add value, raise brand awareness and effectively communicate your story.

Who I work with

  • Startups.

    I partner with new start-ups helping them evolve from concept to reality. With a skill set spanning both web and print I am able to ensure the consistent application of your brand across multiple media. My reward comes from building successful long-term relationships achieved through an open, honest and transparent working practice.

  • Companies.

    From SMEs to large businesses I provide a range of dedicated services including creative, digital and consultancy. If your current literature no longer adds value or website converts visitors to customers, I can advise and help deliver work that creates more commercial impact, meaningful connections and engaging experiences.

  • Agencies.

    I work with agencies across the UK on a white label basis who require additional support to their design and development teams. Whether expanding services on a short-term basis or increasing skills on projects where current experience and resources are limited, I am equipped to provide you with cost-effective, discreet and tailored support.

Abilities

  • Web.

    • CSS3 (SCSS)
    • HTML5
    • jQuery
    • PHP
    • Prototyping
    • SEO
    • User Experience (UX)
    • User Interface (UI)
    • Web Design
  • Print.

    • Annual Reports
    • Brochures
    • Business Stationery
    • Exhibition
    • Logo
    • Packaging
    • Promotional
    • Prospectus
    • Wayfinding

Expertise

  • Web Design.
    Ensuring your website adds value at every stage.

    All websites are fully responsive using a mobile-first approach and are hand-coded using HTML5, CSS3 (SCSS), jQuery and PHP. I strive to maintain a balance between aesthetics, functionality and user experience whilst considering ranking factors including search engine optimisation and page speed. As part of my working practice, each site is W3C validated and browser tested to help ensure the site works as expected across all industry leading operating systems and devices.

  • Print Design.
    Increasing shelf life and pick-up appeal.

    Working in harmony with your online presence, any printed literature should be a natural extension of your brand. Additional print processes such as foil blocking or spot uv can help elevate your products and services to the next level. From brochures, leaflets and promotional material through to your company brochure and annual report, I am able to create a consistent suite of material that will help build your brand recognition.

  • Branding.
    Making you stand out in the crowd.

    Building a successful and memorable brand will help identify and distinguish your product or service from competitors. Good branding plays a vital role in modern business as it can change consumer perception, generate new business, increase overall brand awareness and create trust within the marketplace. Give careful consideration to every aspect of your brand including values, vision, positioning and tone of voice as they all help consumers quickly identify with your business giving them a reason to choose your product over the competition.

  • Search Engine Optimisation (SEO).
    Get found for what you do best.

    Not all websites are created equally and whilst content will always be considered king, there are external factors and influences which need to be considered. Getting these right will help boost your natural ranking based on relevant business terms. I aim to keep SEO advice transparent and simple so if you're not getting found locally for what you do best let me review your site and advise on where improvements and fine tuning can be made.

  • Logo Design.
    Created with growth in mind.

    Forming the integral part of any brand, a logo should successfully enhance its ethos, perception and recognition. Informed decisions are at the heart of any good logo from initial research through to colours, typefaces and application. I ensure every logo design adheres to these principles which then makes for a credible identity that can stand the test of time.

  • Consultancy.
    Honest and transparent advice.

    Consultancy can often prove to be a cost effective option when any potential design project is in its infancy. Initial discussions and advice from the start can help reduce overall costs should potential design elements have not been considered or discussed from the outset. I am able to provide businesses with a suite of tailored packages to suit whether looking for initial consultation, one-off advice or ongoing consultancy.