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About

I’m Mick, an Adobe certified designer and creative artworker.

With a solid background in advertising and communication agencies, publishing houses, and litho printers, I produce work for organisations spanning the private, public, and third sectors.

Bringing visuals to life using HTML, CSS, and jQuery across a range of digital media.

Digital artwork and front-end development

I create digital artwork for apps, code CSS, build responsive WordPress websites from supplied Photoshop mock-ups, hand-code HTML e-mails, and produce web banners.

Key digital skills

Animated GIFs
Bootstrap
CSS
HTML e-mails
Interactive PDFs
jQuery
MailChimp
WordPress

Making sure that your print artwork is correct. First time.

Print artwork and graphic design

Having worked in the pre-press departments of commercial printers, you can be sure your artwork files will be correct first time.

Creatively, I can design from scratch. Otherwise I’m just as comfortable following brand guidelines or being given scamp visuals to artwork from.

Print media that I create

Annual reports
Brand guidelines
Brochures
Bus T-sides
Catalogues
Cutter guides
Data merge
Direct mailers
Exhibition stands
Long documents
Packaging
POS
Pop-up banners
Press adverts
Product photography
Print finishing
Retouching
Vehicle livery
Window vinyls
6-, 48- & 96-sheets

Always developing my skillset through learning and gaining industry-recognised certification.

Adobe Certified Expert InDesign CC logo

Software

As well as being an Adobe Certified Expert in InDesign, I have a thorough knowledge of other Adobe CC applications including Photoshop and Illustrator.

Keen to further develop my skills, I subscribe to online learning courses, particularly in front-end web development and WordPress.

Software that I use

Acrobat
After Effects
Dreamweaver
Illustrator
InDesign
Keynote
Photoshop
PowerPoint