Ryan Anthony Ward

Freelance - Graphic + FUI Design, 3D MoGraph, CGI

Doncaster, United Kingdom
Ryan Anthony Ward is a freelance artist, designer and creative, specialising in Graphic Design, FUI Design and 3D MoGraph for a range of creative media; being fortunate enough to work with large companies such as Audi, Volkswagen and IKEA, as well as a range of smaller businesses and independent music artists, working both solo and alongside an array of talented teams and studios.

He puts an intense focus on personal and professional development, constantly developing his skills/knowledge, taking courses from online schools like Learn Squared, and always creating in-depth personal projects, that progressively raise his own bar for personal standards each and every time. Ryan is a humble guy with a great attitude towards clients and colleagues alike, having the proven ability to work effectively both by himself and as part of a team, requiring little direction due to his strong self-motivation and raw passion for his craft.

Ryan is currently available for; freelance work, temporary contracts, commissions and collaborations (passion projects are good fun). He is a multi-disciplinary artist, so please feel free to get in touch about anything you think he could help bring to life at ryan@ryananthonyward.co.uk.

Work Experience

Ryan Anthony Ward Design

Artist, Designer, Creative

Working as a freelancer on a range of work, covering FUI Design, (3D) MoGraph / CGI, and Graphic Design. Also constantly dedicating time to improving skills/knowledge.
January 2014 - Present United Kingdom

NYB MEDIA

Graphic Designer (Freelance)

Assisting the NYB MEDIA team with (remote freelance) design support for a range of work with big name clientele.
August 2018 - Present United Kingdom

The Hoxby Collective

Graphic Designer (Freelance)

Specialising in Graphic Design, working as part of an entirely remote team of freelance creatives; a workstyle movement who aren't just your standard design agency.
November 2017 - Present United Kingdom

UTOPIA Design & Marketing

Graphic Designer (Freelance)

Assisting the UTOPIA Design & Marketing team with Graphic Design support for a range of work with varying clientele.
September 2017 - Present United Kingdom

Keepmoat

Graphic Designer

Working as the sole/lead designer at a £1bn construction company in a workforce of over 3,300 at UK Head Office, sitting directly under the Marketing Manager.
October 2016 - March 2017 United Kingdom

Fellowes UK

Graphic Designer (Temporary)

Working as a multi-weighted designer in the marketing team at Fellowes UK corporate HQ, on a wide range of multi-lingual communication material, both print and digital.
July 2016 - September 2016 United Kingdom

IKEA

Graphic Designer (Temporary)

Working as the sole/lead designer on-site, producing a large range of internal communication. Also liaising with co-workers, and co-ordinating presentations in front of 100+ people.
January 2016 - April 2016 United Kingdom

Education

University Centre Doncaster

BA (Hons) Graphic Design, 2:1

I applied myself to degree-level study immediately after finishing my A-Levels at sixth form, so I was rather inexperienced to begin with. Despite this, I developed myself both as an academic and a designer, graduating as a fresh, young creative with a well-considered design process, strong theoretical knowledge and wide awareness of the design industry.
United Kingdom

Learn Squared

Design for Production, UI & Data Design, Main Title Design

Developing my professional skillset and mindset under the instruction of design masters Ash Thorp and Michael Rigley.

Pluralsight

Large range of courses...

Undertook many different courses to better my professional design software skillset and knowledge.

Armthorpe Academy

A-Level: Media Studies + I.C.T

United Kingdom

Languages

English (Native),

Skills

3d, After Effects, Cgi, Cinema 4D, FUI Design, Graphic Design, Illustrator, Indesign, Mograph, Octane Render, Photoshop, Premiere Pro,