What I do at my desk

Who employs me:

  • Individuals who want a website
  • Print Designers who want their ideas to work on the internet
  • Small Businesses that want their existing website updated or maintained.
  • Design Studios and Agencies who want me to work in-house
  • Blue Chip international conglomerates who need my help
  • Manufacturers who need illustrations for their manuals

I’m an extremely efficient worker. I don’t miss deadlines.

Here’s some examples of my work

cogent

Website: Cogent

This website uses Drupal CMS. I would always choose WordPress, but sometimes the client knows best!

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Website: Edwards

An exciting opportunity to learn a new API to create an Estate Agents website

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Illustration: Parts of car engines

Line drawings of complicated lumps of metal.

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Website: Zurich 4 Protection

Sometimes it’s nice to be a very small cog in a very big machine.

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Website: The Lockout

I got to listen to new music from upcoming bands before anybody else had heard of them. Some of them never had a more enthusiastic audience than me!

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Website: Merganser Consulting

To be honest, I still don’t fully understand what it is this company does!

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Website: Labels Zoo

An e-commerce website, selling integrated labels, which achieved £250,000 turnover in its first year of trading.

CrazyCow

Website: Crazy Cow

The client wanted a ‘fun yet professional’ design.

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Website: Good Morning

Good Morning are a distributor to the catering industry.

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Website: Prevailing Analysis

Prevailing is a leading provider of engineering and analysis services to the wind farm industry.

Brodie

Website: Brodie Press

I had this design idea for ages, but was unable to persuade any business to go with it. Then Brodie Press came along and loved it.

BCphotography

Website: BC Photography

This is basically a fairly simple and robust HTML site.

flashEdge

Flash: Zurich, The Edge

This was for a huge TV screen at a trade show.

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HTML email: English Heritage

A complex HTML email build.

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Illustration: Fellows binders

I still don’t know what these machines actually do.

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Illustration: Kell

A Soundproof ‘Server Room in a Box’

CambridgeIT

Website: Cambridge IT

These guys offer great IT support, rescue and advice in the Cambridge area.

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Website: Sector

iTransact contracted me to build this WordPress website

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Illustration: Security items

Various items for a company that made security cameras and lighting.

BEnDJ

Website: Ben DJ Art

I had long wanted to create the most simple site possible..

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Print: Ultimatum

Ultimatum is an annual magazine which is sent to people who play Ultimate frisbee in the UK. For ten years I have been the designer of Ultimatum.

nagaland

Website: Nagaland

I designed and built this website for a Danish company.

cargo

Flash: Cargo Risk Academy

Flash animation for Zurich plc.

englishweather

Website: English Weather

English Weather are a very very posh knitwear company.

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Website: OUP Mexico

Website build for Oxford University Press

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HTML email: LT Studio

A MailChimp responsive email template for LT Studio.

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Website: Zurich CommzKit

I translated this website into nine languages.

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Print: Rugby programmes

I got to meet quite a few of the team. Well, I didn’t actually meet them, but we all had breakfast in the same café at the same time.

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Website: OUP English Medium Education

Design and build for Oxford University Press

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Illustration: Aeroplanes.

Lovely pictures of a jumbo jet and a DC3.

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Website: OUP Education

I suggested that with minimal code changes I could make the current website responsive, thereby eradicating the need to run two websites with the same information.

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Website: Somerset Crimbeat

Somerset Crimbeat is a charity that give out money to projects aimed at improving local environments.

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Website: Harwood

Brief: Generic pictures of business people doing fantastic deals

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HTML email: Naturebotts

A complex html email build.

JAB

Website: JAB group

JAB Group provide a bespoke recruitment service for sales and marketing appointments within the building industry and allied sectors.

Walkabout

Website: Walkabout Bars

Situated in most city centres throughout the country, Walkabout (Aussie theme bar) now boasts 49 pubs… and counting!

iTransact

Website: iTransact

This website presented a number of technical problems that seemed impossible to solve…

GI

Flash: GI Kinetic Text

An internal promotional animation for Zurich

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Website: OUP Brasil

Website build for Oxford University Press

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Drupal website: Cloth magazine

A swanky new website for the sewing aficionado.

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Website: Interflow UK

Interflow UK are a the UK suppliers of various high end stainless steel products to the building industry, for example kitchen drainage ducts and air ventilation systems. Their products are installed in the kitchens at both Buckingham Palace and the House of Commons!

Gentect

Website: Gentect Homes

Gentect Homes is an innovative partnership of leading specialists who plan, design and build quality homes…

bristolGoundSchool

Website: Bristol Ground School

This is a complex website; not only does it sell courses (turnover £216,538.00 in the last annum!), it also enables students to book cramming courses from a list of scheduled events.

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Website: Therapy For You

1 in 4 people will experience a mental health problem.

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Website: American Energy

An American oil company

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Website: Zenith Optimedia

Website build for True.

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HTML email: True

A simple HTML email.

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Flash: David’s Pension

Kinetic text for Zurich Plc.

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Website: Aerosol Society

It’s hard to explain how outdated this website was without showing it..

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Print: Soil Association

A pleasantly down to earth piece of work

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Silver Lining

A very simple e-commerce website selling homemade jewellery.

Jongleurs

Website: Jongleurs

We built and maintained the Jongleurs website from 2001 – 2009.

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Website: Zurich Intranet microsite

To be honest Jack, you are the key person in getting this project to be where it is and you have been brilliant to deal with…

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Flash: E-learning module

Built in flash with SCORM functionality.

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Website: Barney Cokeliss

Barney was about to head off to the Toronto International Film Festival, where he had a short film premiering when he realised that his website was very out of date…

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Website Maintenance: Complete Coherence

Achieve exceptional performance, even under extreme pressure…

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HTML email: True Digital

A complex html email build.

DubaiBanners

Flash: Animated banners

A campaign of over 200 banners!

legendevents

Website: Legend Events

This site was build in Joomla CMS (an inferior predecessor to Wordpress), and is huge! There are around 300 pages of content!

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Illustration: Flying School

A very small selection of the 5,000 images I have redrawn for BGS.

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Flash: Dubai showreel

This is a showreel to ‘pump up’ Zurich’s agents in Dubai…

FaceBookProfile

Website Somerset FMT Clinic

A quick and easy WordPress site.

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Website: Flavour magazine

A website for foodies.

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Illustration: Binatone phones

The old dog n bone…

purefudge

Website: Pure Fudge

This website is for a new mum who wants to sell fudge in her spare time between changing nappies (you couldn’t make this stuff up).

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Website: Noisy Little Monkey

The website needed to be big, brash, colourful and most importantly responsive. These guys are also really on updating, and add new blogs to their website on a daily basis.

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Website: OUP US Higher Education

Website build for Oxford University Press

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Website: Merganser support for schools

A nice simple WordPress website.

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Website: LT Studio

Minimal – you haven’t seen anything yet!

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Illustration: Britax

Technical illustration for a Britax child car seat manual.

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Print: WMS Catalogue

This was my first job in print, back in 1998. Before the interview, I read the Quark Xpress manual from cover to cover.

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Website: Ethernet Ltd

The client needed a website in a hurry. I designed and built this website in two days.

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Illustration: Rexel binders

Bound to please!

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Print: Waterlily bath company

Posh baths for posh people.

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HTML email: Jongleurs

This is an email for Jongleurs Comedy Clubs.

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Website: Alternative Capital

This was a turnkey solution website which took only 10 working days to deliver.

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Website: Whisk

Whisk! is a Bristol based catering and cafe company.

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HTML email: Zurich template

This is a template file used for internal emails.

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Website: New Horizon Energy

A website for an oil company

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Flash: Nigel’s Pension

Kinetic text for Zurich Plc.

theraceway

Website: The Raceway, Birmingham

This website came with one of my favorite briefs eve…

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Flash: Zurich4Protection Banners

Animated banner campaign for the zurich4protection website.