Education: 1960-65 Blessed Robert Johnson College, Wellington.
1965-67 Shrewsbury School of Art
1967-71 Nottingham College of Art & Design.
2004-05 Herefordshire College of Art & Design.
Qualifications: GCE O Level Art, English Lit., Maths., English Lang., Geography, History.
GCE A Level Art, English, Geography.
Dip. AD Graphic Design (Illustration).
1stclass Honours Degree BA (Photography).
Experience: 1972-79 Graphic Designer for Motivation Cassettes Ltd., producing animated training videos and AV material
1979-86 Designer / Illustrator for MGP Educational Publishers.
1986-90 Designer for GJD Design, corporate & exhibition design.
1990-97 Free-lance Illustrator / Designer, clients included Volvo, Nissan, Oxford University Press, Ladybird Books, Henson Films. Central TV.
1997-99 Illustrated & wrote weekly cartoon strip ‘Eek the Cat’ for Times Newspapers and syndicated by Fox Network.
1999-01 Lead Designer for 3D Films Ltd. Concept design, Character design, Background design, Visualisation and Storyboards for 2D & 3D animated cartoon productions, including the TVAM children’s series ‘The Wheels on the Bus’, created utilising Maya and Lightwave.
2001-02 Designer games company ExtremeFX, producing concepts for numerous interactive games and Konami, Xbox game ‘Apocalyptica’.
2002-04 Lead designer for Joella Productions ‘Underground Ernie’ a 3D cartoon series for BBC2 and Cbeebies .
2006-13 Free-lance Designer / Illustrator for Macdonald Educational Publishers. Various commissions for animation & game pre-production.
Free-lance Graphic Design & Visualising for agency projects
Computer literate with Mac & Windows systems, fully conversant with Photoshop, Freehand, Illustrator, Indesign, Flash, and MS Office. Car owner with full licence.