I am a graphic designer specialising in book design and art direction. I have over 15 years experience in the publishing industry, creating books for publishers worldwide such as Penguin, Harper Collins, Chronicle, Quadrille and Hardie Grant Publishing.
I create striking covers and interiors page layouts for non fiction and illustrated books on a range of subjects including cookery, craft, fashion, wellbeing and humour.
The variety in the genres of the books I've worked on over the years, have ensured I don't have a formulaic design and I don't use the same font over and over again. Each one of my covers and interiors is bespoke, adapting to the brief and target audience. I have a keen eye for international design too, ensuring the vast majority of the books I design have been sold to international publishers all over the world and the design works successfully for the translated text.
I regularly commission a wide range of illustrators and photographers to collaborate on projects to ensure we create something unique. I have worked with some of the industries finest photographers in my capacity as an art director, assembling creative teams and providing moodboards with my vision.
Please get in touch if you would like to collaborate and create something special!
- British Book Design and Production Awards Finalist
- Stationer's Award for Excellence
- MDes in Typography and Graphic Communication from Reading University
Origination and creation of book covers and interiors for publishing houses and self-publishers.
Starting as a design assistant in 2007. Worked up to senior designer level, in charge of project managing and designing a range of varied non fiction books each season.
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