What is your role?
Graphic Designer / Visual Mechandiser.
What sort of work are you doing?
Store merchandising displays, creating posters, banners, Store marketing, catalogue executions, invites, brochures and other print pieces. The list goes on and there's never a dull moment.
What sort of deadlines do you work to?
On average job deadlines are always 'yesterday'....but seriously, deadlines can range from a few hours to projects taking up to a couple of weeks.
What do you love about Graphic Design?
I never get bored of the challenge to come up with new and exciting ideas. I love creating something from scratch and seeing the final product develop from nothing.
What do you find inspiring?
More than anything I'm inspired by the work of other incredibly creative people. I'm also inspired by things I see while taking a walk or ideas that pop into my head whilst listening to music. You can find inspiration in the most unexpected places.
How has Shillington helped you gain employment?
The knowledge and skills I obtained from Shillington gave me a great head start and the confidence I need for this industry.
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