Hi, I’m Jilly and I'm a Creative Designer and Senior Artworker based in North Manchester. 
I specialise in creative artwork, graphic design and illustration. 

Key Skills
Creative Thinker: from concept to solution
Natural talent: comfortable designing for print and digital
Reliable: flexible and meticulous
Skilled Designer & Artworker: Photoshop, InDesign and Illustrator CC
Freelance Designer: global brand experience

What can I do?
graphic design 
creative artwork
print production
digital designer
presentation decks and scamps
catalogue creation (data merge)
creation of digital content; website, email + social graphics
brand identity; creation of brand guidelines and logo design
print and digital marketing campaigns
out of home advertising; print + digital billboards / tram wraps and large scale signage
creative literature; corporate brochures, annual reports,
letterheads + business cards
personalised direct mail
layout design - newspaper and magazine design
illustrated / typographic infographics
hand drawn + vector illustration
newspaper / magazine adverts and posters
photography and filming
hand painted / digital illustrated wall murals
wedding stationary
personalised portraits
photo-editing and retouching
adobe InDesign
adobe Photoshop
adobe Illustrator
adobe XD
Microsoft Office
video + film editing using adobe Premiere
pencil, pens + brushes
a good quality sketchbook and layout pad
After graduating I decided to travel the world. I travelled and worked throughout New Zealand, Australia and Thailand,  and returned to the UK after a 16 month sabbatical. I continue to travel when I can, it has given me a fantastic insight into many different cultures and experiences, which I endeavour to be positively influenced by. 
I'm also a keen runner and cyclist.
The University of Lincoln - BA Hons in Graphic Design and Illustration
Oldham College - Art Foundation Degree
Oldham Sixth Form College - AVCE Art & Design | AS Graphic Design | A2 Fine Art
Commended for D&AD Student Award 2007
Photography City and Guilds Level 1