susie norris


London, United Kingdom
Experienced graphic designer, expert at working on marketing and promotional materials for digital and print, with extensive editorial experience.

Work Experience

Freelance Graphic Designer

I've been taking on commissions form small businesses, one being the rebranding of a property management agency. Recently I've also art directed a couple of photo shoots for a sports clothing brand. I have been working on my own projects and training my drawing skills, developing my sketchbooks, life drawing and experimenting with textile designs.
2017 - 2020 London, United Kingdom

Incisive Media

Freelance designer with the marketing and design team

Working with the design team I helped create concepts and produce collateral for corporate events. I also designed logos and provided support across all marketing deign work.
Before that I worked on editorial for a range of magazine titles doing page layout and illustrations. Also I have been responsible for a number of successful subscription campaigns.
2013 - 2017 United Kingdom

Apptitued Media

Freelance designer and art editor on The British Journal of Photography

I worked on marketing and editorial at Apptitude Media on the British Journal of Photography since their redesign in 2010. I was also responsible for creating subscription campaigns for the magazine.
2010 - 2015 London, United Kingdom

Freelance Designer

Freelance graphic designer

I have created posters, leaflets, logos and ads for a variety of clients including The British Mountaineering Council, Hasselblad, The Guardian, and The Castle Climbing Centre.
1989 - London, United Kingdom


Arts University Bournemouth

B/TEC HND (merit) in Graphic Design/Illustration

I chose the illustration option on this course.
1987 - 1989 Poole, United Kingdom

Lincoln College Or Art & Design

B/TEC OND in Graphic Design

After this I took a year out to improve my drawing skills and attend life classes.
1984 - 1986 Lincoln, United Kingdom

Banovallum School

GCE 'A' level, 2 GCE '0' levels and 6 CSEs

1979 - 1984 United Kingdom



Mental Health Awareness for Sports & Physical Activity


ITC First Aid

ITC Level 3 Award in Outdoor First Aid Credit Value: 2


Mountain Training Association

Climbing Wall Development Instructor


Mountain Training Association

Development Coach


Mountain Training Association

Foundation Coach


Mountain Training Association

Rock Climbing Instructor



Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Indesign, Adobe Photoshop,