I am a visual learner and teach by doing as well as critique of work. Whether the lesson is to improve perspective or better character design for a video game character we can work together to improve and evolve your creative journey.
I am an artist working for many years on various freelance projects. From design to bespoke commissions I have a wide variety of skills and knowledge in the visual arts. Graduating in 2004 I developed an artistic style that has seen me design album covers, create comics and have exhibitions.
With my keen eye and a focus on getting the best from each pf my learners, I know we can get you to where you want to be creatively.
To develop my artistic career by adding to my freelance and community work.
I am a passionate and dedicated person who thrives on achieving goals with a positive and focused attitude. I am very hard working and enjoy collaboration as part of a team as well as having the motivation and drive to work hard as an individual.
As a freelance artist and illustrator I work to set briefs and timescales. I have produced artwork for album covers and magazines as well as commissioned comics.
I supplement income with additional jobs currently delivering community learning across the East Midlands.
Freelance Illustrator and artist 2005 to present
I have a range of skills designing and drawing projects from comics and brochures to bespoke illustrations and paintings on canvas. My experience and style are often commissioned meaning I have a rich and varied portfolio.
Learning Support, Creative Paths
Assisting the delivery of creative sessions for community learning and art therapy. Mainly involving people with higher support needs. Our sessions involve watercolours for beginners to creative reminiscence to improve mental health. Role involves time management, calculating expenses, creativity, communication, adaptive mindset and resilience.
Fitness Instructor, The University of Nottingham
2015 - 2018
Providing bespoke training plans and class delivery improving physicality and mental health for individuals and groups.
Personal Trainer, The Gym Group Nottingham
2012 - 2015
As a self-employed personal trainer, I was responsible for establishing and maintaining a consistent client base.
Constantly motivating and inspiring clients to achieve their targets and goals, by creating tailored, engaging and unique training sessions.
Book keeping and accounts
Swimming Instructor/Class Instructor, Roko Nottingham and Bramcote Leisure Centre
2011 – 2012
South Nottingham College
HND Fine Art
GNVQ Art and Design
South Wolds School
GCSE 9 Achieved ranging from B-D
Curated and exhibited ‘Exploration in colour’ a group exhibition of drawings and paintings.
Produced three short story comics available in print in selected stores and online
Participated as a team in Equinox 24 hour Ultra marathon
Team attempt of the 'Three Peaks challenge' successfully completing in
Ran Edinburgh marathon for Macmillan cancer support
Competed in various obstacle races for charity such as
Survival of the fittest, Team Tough mudder and Spartan 10k
Available on request
Art, Comics, Reading, Hiking, Cooking, Cinema, Gym, Writing, Freelance Design
First Aid at work
Automated External Defibrillator
Instructing Exercise Advanced
Instructor Level 3
Industry and Organisational Awareness
Key skills Level 3 Maths & English
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