Simon Thompson

Simon Thompson - Designer

London, UK

I am an extremely creative and versatile designer with over 20 years experience designing books from film to food to travel and sports.

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Overview

I am an extremely creative, versatile and passionate Art Director with over 20 years’ experience.

I have a wealth of experience designing magazines and books with a diverse subject matter including architecture, travel, food and drink, films, cars, health, homes and science.

I am available to design covers and interiors as well as illustrations, infographics and typography. I am also skilled at creating new and tailored templates and bespoke designs specific to a clients’ project or brand.

With a mix of in-house and freelance experience I have a thorough understanding of tight deadlines and sensible budgets as well as being a good communicator.

Languages
English
Non-Fiction
Cooking & Food Wine & Spirits
Design
Entertainment
Home & Garden
Nature
Sports & Outdoors
Travel

Work experience

Creative Director

Self-employed
May, 2016 – Present (over 4 years)

Simon has 4 reviews

Professionalism
Professionalism
Quality
Quality
Value
Value
Communication & Punctuality
Communication & Punctuality

Valerie Sanfilippo
Sheer brilliance!!! Seriously, after like a 20-minute conversation about the contents within my book, Simon expertly put together a few samples of what he had envisioned for my cover. I was in complete and delighted awe! My publisher took about 4-weeks to create a cover that was purely atrocious, so I turned to Simon who seriously saved the day (and my book!). I am so so SO grateful for Simon's...
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Valerie Sanfilippo, October 2020


Mia Rose
He went above and beyond expectations, definitely recommend. Thanks Simon

Mia Rose, July 2020


Rose Lamond
Working with Simon was great! He turned my manuscript and ideas into a beautiful book!

Rose Lamond, January 2020


Jordan Cooper
Excellent ability to turn an author's concept into a creative design. Very communicative throughout the process with revisions. The end-product was absolutely clean & professional-looking. It was a pleasure working with him.

Jordan Cooper, December 2019

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