Contact Details

10 Hood Crescent, Wallisdown, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH10 4DD

Telephone 01202 859788
Mobile 07980 545412

 

Martin Taylor Design and Graphics
Bournemouth martin@bournemouthartist.com –

07980 545412

WORK EXPERIENCE

Freelance Designer/Social Media Self Employed – Bournemouth November 2017 to Present Currently I am working as a freelance Creative for various companies that produce Flavours and Distribute Vape brands. I have various roles in this company. Website Design, Website Ecommerce Shop, All levels of Social Media, Label and Packaging Design, SEO, All Literature Print and Digital Design, Animation Advertising, Mailshots, Brand and Logo Creation which includes creating names of new brands, Freelance Artist Self employed artist –

Bournemouth July 2016 to Present I had the opportunity of working for myself as an established artist painting and creative art for a variety of Galleries covering the UK. I made various contacts and started getting a strong following in most galleries in the North and London. As well as this the freelance graphic work was increasing to the point that I had to reduce the amount of art I was producing because the graphics was taking off and was a more regular and stable income. The other reason was that I found out the art I was being paid for was being sold more than five times what I was making from sales.

Brand Design and Graphics Freelance –
Bournemouth April 2016 to June 2016
This roll was a freelance roll dealing with all clients from initial concept design, Logo Design, Branding and Corporate Design to Mailshots, Advertising, Marketing Material and Website Concepts and Design. During the last month I have been designing Car Graphics, Shop Signage, Newsletters, Flags and banner advertising.

Head of Marketing and Design Monkey World –
Wool July 2015 to March 2016
General day to day work ranges from daily website updates using CMS. Twitter￿and Facebook updates and general PR and editorials for various tv and radio. All signage, displays and outdoor advertising from vinyl banners, site boards, tourist information boards and billboards. All advertising from local press to national advertising campaigns. I am also responsible for updating all￿merchandise and gift shop products as well as any merchandise design

Website/Graphic Designer Bespoke 4 Business –
Poole January 2015 to June 2015
From January I was working in a Web Designers as a Web Designer and Graphic Designer working on projects from simple websites to complicated responsive website design. Part of the job is producing banner graphics, slider images button designs, whole website graphics, animations etc Including the website part of the business I have been producing designs for Car Graphics, Brochures, Leaflets, Logos, Stationary, Promotional marketing. One other side to the job is the merchandise designing. Clothing branding, Tshirts, Hoodies and corporate logo merchandise I have also worked on photo shoots for weddings and hotels for photos to go on the websites and social media and various promotional material.

Web Designer/Graphic Designer Freelance – Bournemouth 2008 to 2015 In 2002 I went freelance doing work for various clients as well as charities and local government schemes and started producing more art and getting commissions from architects and builders to do architectural drawings from plans.

EDUCATION
O Level in Art and Techinical Drawing Arnewood Comprehensive School 1981 to 1984

HND
in Graphic Design AUB Bournemouth – Bournemouth 2006

SKILLS
Microsoft Office, Adobe Suite

PUBLICATIONS International Artist Magazine July 2016 Got into the final 10 artists for the competition “Abstract/Experimental Art” International Artist Magazine June 2012 Got into the final 10 of the International Artist Magazine International Artist Magazine July 2011 Had an 8 page article on my work in the August/September edition of the magazine

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