Jessica Parker

Graphic Designer

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
A visual communication designer with experience across a wide range of print, digital and basic animation. I also have a strong interest in illustration, my personal style involves drawing in ink pen, then colouring digitally, but I have also produced vector illustrations for work.

Work Experience

SHELTER

Senior Artworker

Help the creative team develop and implement the brand visual identity across all media. As well as working across a range of communications including reports, printed materials for Shelter advice services, shops signage and POS, billboards, social media graphics and basic animation.
April 2016 - London, United Kingdom

DatacenterDynamics

Graphic designer

I worked for a B2B media and publishing company designing promotional flyers, brochures, magazine ads, digital banners and conference signage. I then moved onto the production of the monthly magazine. My tasks included commissioning illustrators, producing cover art, laying out articles, organising ads, arranging quotes and sending finished art to print.
July 2014 - April 2016 London, United Kingdom

RGS

Graphic Designer/Marketing Assistant

Six years experience in the production of promotional print material, shop signage, product packaging and advertising. Also included, photographing and editing of parts and products, updating websites and the online ordering system.
June 2008 - June 2014 Australia

Liveworm

Intern

Fourteen weeks of work experience at Liveworm Studios, completing concepts and projects involving print material, web design layouts and signage.
June 2010 - September 2010 Brisbane, Australia

Education

Queensland College Of Art

Bachelor of Design (Visual Communication)

February 2008 - December 2011 Brisbane, Australia

Queensland University Of Technology

Bachelor of Arts (Interdisciplinary)

Took subjects in Design, Fine Art and Art Theory.
January 2007 - December 2007 Brisbane, Australia

Shillington College

Website Course

One week full-time course on web design for designers.
February 2013 - February 2013 Brisbane, Australia

AdSchool

Copywriting

October 2012 - December 2012 Brisbane, Australia

Languages

English (Native),

Awards

AGDA

Finalist in Student Awards (Book Design)

2010

Skills

Adobe Creative Suite, Branding, Illustration, Microsoft Office,