I am a highly talented, driven and flexible digital designer with a proven record of delivering creative and innovative design solutions with the ability to effectively complete tasks on time while using critiques to help create the best end product. My proven ability of developing projects from concept through production to final delivery and ensuring that all work is effective, appropriate and delivered within agreed timescales. I am a very versatile artist overall and very self-motivated and work great within a team environment while constantly learning and evolving as a designer, I enjoy facing new challenges and putting new skills to good use.
London, Greater London
+44 (0) 789661094
B.A. Degree in Video Game Design • 2006-2009
Course content includes game play and genre and relationship to previous forms, interaction, screen design and conventions, narrative and narrative development, characterisation, level design, and their integration within the context of a non-linear game environment.
National Diploma in Media Studies • 2003-2005
The Media programme introduces you to a range of subjects that will allow you to develop the appropriate skills needed to progress in the area, these include: Animation, Film Studies, Investigating Media, IT Digital Design, Marketing, Producing Audio/Print & Video Products.
Mid-Weight Digital Designer • October 2011 - August 2015
Developing concepts and artwork, creating graphic design solutions from concept through to completion. Responsible for developing and creating both digital and print design for a wide range of clients and potential clients.
Freelance Web Designer • September 2010 - Present
Maintaining brand new website and sending regular newsletters with latest news and promotional offers.
Freelance Graphic Designer • May 2011 - December 2013
Otherwise known as the “Graphical Terminator”, I created a brand new look and feel for the magazine aswell as dazzling in writing reviews on latest video game titles and talking to clients about potential advertising coverage within the magazine and online not to mention designing a new weekly newsletter and PR website.
Huge experience in designing consumer-focused rich media, web and client application UI. Ability to design digital assets for use in a Content Management System (CMS) Familiarity with HTML/CSS, Action Script 2/3, Wordpress, Flash and Premiere. In-depth knowledge of digital design platforms, requirements, and limitations. Excellent attention to detail and communication skills.
To create an interactive challenge that would encourage teams to work together, while also educating them about the clients latest productsHTML5, Game Design
Version 4 of bespoke appWeb App, UI
Redesign for N2 Digital portfolioWeb Design, UI
Bespoke App DesignWeb App, UI
Version 3 of bespoke appWeb App, UI
IGN takeover site to showcase CD Project Red's Witcher 3: Wild Hunt avaliable on PC, Playstation 4 and Xbox One.Web Design, UI
SwazzyGamer is a Twitch stream/YouTube channel I created to showcase my video game binge/addiction and I decided to brand myself with a logo.Branding, Logo Design
Established in 2008, Thirteen1 is an industry leading independent, free-to-read, online-based digital videogames magazine (or e-zine). T1 releases a daily mini-mag every Mon-Fri, featuring highlights from the days multi-format gaming news.Editorial, Print Design
He is highly committed and always willing to go above and beyond in his role, often working on-site with clients and in one case travelling to work on an event at only a few hours notice.Kevin McFarlane, Director of Product Development at Concise
Richard is a great level designer, he instinctively knows what will play well and has a great eye for the visuals. He is a quick study, picking up the Unreal Engine in a short space of time and is a pleasure to work with.Phil Evans, Gamer Designer
A good designer is always up to the latest news, trends and techniques. For that, one has to get around and filter information from all possible sources. So... I get around and roam. Please feel free to get in touch anytime, whether for work inquiries or to just say hello.