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Tim Bond

Tim Bond - Designer

Cambridge, United Kingdom

I listen carefully to my clients needs, create effective designs and deliver projects on time and within budget.  ilisten, icreate, ideliver

Overview

I’m a highly recommended creative designer, a professional and enthusiastic team player with over twelve years’ experience as graphic designer and have worked for leading International publishers and a European university I'm a freelance designer working with clients including Pearson Education and Oxford University Press and Capstone/Raintree Publishers I also work with smaller businesses helping them with logos, branding, marketing materials and websites. I have an eye for detail and work quickly and comfortably between multiple projects and am able to collaborate with creative teams at all levels to deliver innovative and engaging design solutions. Visit my website to view samples of my work. www.timbonddesign.com

Services
Languages
English
Fiction
Children's Picture Books
Non-Fiction
Education & Reference

Certifications

  • BA(hons) Graphic Design

Work experience

Senior Designer

Raintree Publsihers(Capstone Global Library)

December, 2012 – December, 2013 (about 1 year)

• Created and executed concepts for series and brand designs, including book interiors and covers, for the classroom, library, nonfiction and trade markets
• Managed the artistic and layout development of approximately 60-100 titles from concept stage to finished product

Freelance Designer

timbonddesign

October, 2012 – Present (about 4 years)

I am an experienced, enthusiastic and professional designer that has spent many years working as an inhouse designer for international organisations.

With my knowledge of graphic design and my technical skills I work closely with clients and listen carefully to their needs so that we can create the most effective designs for your project. I am comitted to making sure clients are completely satisfied and can provide you with a creative and flexible design service that is good value and delivers great results within your budget.

My experience includes:
Childrens Non-fiction book design
Educational Marketing Materials, Primary, Secondary and Academic Sectors

Current clients: Pearson, Oxford University Press, Raintree

Portfolio (14 selected works)

Tigers (Infosearch: Living in the Wild: Big Cats)

Anna Claybourne

These books focus on big cats and their habitats. Each title includes information about classification, habitats, adaptation, food chains and webs, behaviour, and intelligence. They also include coverage of environmental issues, such as climate change and other threats to habitats.

These books focus on big cats and their habitats. Each title includes information about classification, habitats, adaptation, food chains and webs, behaviour, and intelligence. They also include coverage of environmental issues, such as climate change and other threats to habitats.

Tigers (Infosearch: Living in the Wild: Big Cats)

Anna Claybourne

These books focus on big cats and their habitats. Each title includes information about classification, habitats, adaptation, food chains and webs, behaviour, and intelligence. They also include coverage of environmental issues, such as climate change and other threats to habitats.

These books focus on big cats and their habitats. Each title includes information about classification, habitats, adaptation, food chains and webs, behaviour, and intelligence. They also include coverage of environmental issues, such as climate change and other threats to habitats.

Jaguars (Infosearch: Living in the Wild: Big Cats)

Charlotte Guillain

These books focus on big cats and their habitats. Each title includes information about classification, habitats, adaptation, food chains and webs, behaviour, and intelligence. They also include coverage of environmental issues, such as climate change and other threats to habitats.

These books focus on big cats and their habitats. Each title includes information about classification, habitats, adaptation, food chains and webs, behaviour, and intelligence. They also include coverage of environmental issues, such as climate change and other threats to habitats.

Barn Owls: Nocturnal Hunters (Read and Learn: Night Safari)

Rebecca Rissman

This book takes readers on a journey through the night to discover the world of nocturnal animals living in their own backyards. This title focuses on barn owls, showcasing their behavior, habitat, diet, and the things they get up to when we're asleep!

This book takes readers on a journey through the night to discover the world of nocturnal animals living in their own backyards. This title focuses on barn owls, showcasing their behavior, habitat, diet, and the things they get up to when we're asleep!

City Safari Pack A (Read and Learn: City Safari)

Isabel Thomas

Who needs to fly to Africa or visit a safari park when there is so much wildlife on our doorsteps? Each book in this series looks at a different wild animal and takes the reader on a “city safari.” Special "Spotter's Clues" symbols highlight key animal behaviors and features throughout the books to enable readers to go on their own "city safari" once they have finished reading.

Who needs to fly to Africa or visit a safari park when there is so much wildlife on our doorsteps? Each book in this series looks at a different wild animal and takes the reader on a “city safari.” Special "Spotter's Clues" symbols highlight key animal behaviors and features throughout the books to enable readers to go on their own "city safari" once they have finished reading.

Every Place Has a History (Everything Has a History)

Andrew Langley

Buildings, possessions, places, and people - we are surrounded by things that have a unique history. Most of them look ordinary or are unfamiliar, yet they may have surprising stories to tell. How and why were buildings constructed? Who is the mystery person in a photo? This series will help you discover these hidden tales for yourself. It explains basic research techniques, and guides readers... read more

Buildings, possessions, places, and people - we are surrounded by things that have a unique history. Most of them look ordinary or are unfamiliar, yet they may have surprising stories to tell. How and why were buildings constructed? Who is the mystery person in a photo? This series will help you discover these hidden tales for yourself. It explains basic research techniques, and guides readers... read more

Every Person Has a History (Everything Has a History)

Rebecca Vickers

Buildings, possessions, places, and people - we are surrounded by things that have a unique history. Most of them look ordinary or are unfamiliar, yet they may have surprising stories to tell. How and why were buildings constructed? Who is the mystery person in a photo? This series will help you discover these hidden tales for yourself. It explains basic research techniques, and guides readers... read more

Buildings, possessions, places, and people - we are surrounded by things that have a unique history. Most of them look ordinary or are unfamiliar, yet they may have surprising stories to tell. How and why were buildings constructed? Who is the mystery person in a photo? This series will help you discover these hidden tales for yourself. It explains basic research techniques, and guides readers... read more

Big Machines Ride Rails!

Catherine Veitch

These fabulous books are a must for any young reader with an interest in vehicles and machines. Each book is filled with amazing machines, fun facts, jokes, and age-appropriate text in colorful boxes. This book takes a close look at machines on rails including bullet trains, railway snowploughs, and the world's tallest and fastest roller coaster. Find out which machine on rails is the mighties... read more

These fabulous books are a must for any young reader with an interest in vehicles and machines. Each book is filled with amazing machines, fun facts, jokes, and age-appropriate text in colorful boxes. This book takes a close look at machines on rails including bullet trains, railway snowploughs, and the world's tallest and fastest roller coaster. Find out which machine on rails is the mighties... read more

Alphabet Fun: Making Letters With Your Body (Early Years)

Isabel Thomas

In this book, readers can learn the alphabet while getting in shape! Each page shows one or more children using their bodies to make the shape of a different letter of the alphabet, both upper and lower case. The photographs are accompanied by simple printed versions of each upper- and lower-case letter.

In this book, readers can learn the alphabet while getting in shape! Each page shows one or more children using their bodies to make the shape of a different letter of the alphabet, both upper and lower case. The photographs are accompanied by simple printed versions of each upper- and lower-case letter.

Number Fun: Making Numbers With Your Body

Isabel Thomas

With this book, children can learn the numbers 1 to 20 while getting ""in shape!"" Each page shows children using their bodies to make the shape of numbers, alongside simple printed versions of each number. The book complements the similar Alphabet Fun title.

With this book, children can learn the numbers 1 to 20 while getting ""in shape!"" Each page shows children using their bodies to make the shape of numbers, alongside simple printed versions of each number. The book complements the similar Alphabet Fun title.

Let's Think About the Internet and Social Media (Infosearch: Let's Think About)

Alex Woolf

This book helps children to develop critical thinking and debating skills. It examines the topic of the internet and social media in a lively and accessible way. Information is presented to help readers deliberate, debate, and decide for themselves. This book looks at issues surrounding the use of the internet and social media, such as reliability of information, cyber-safety, and whether it i... read more

This book helps children to develop critical thinking and debating skills. It examines the topic of the internet and social media in a lively and accessible way. Information is presented to help readers deliberate, debate, and decide for themselves. This book looks at issues surrounding the use of the internet and social media, such as reliability of information, cyber-safety, and whether it i... read more

Let's Think About Animal Rights

Vic Parker

This book helps children to develop critical thinking and debating skills. It examines the topic of animal rights in a lively and accessible way. Information is presented to help readers deliberate, debate, and decide for themselves. The book looks at animal rights: what the current situation is, how far animal rights should go, and how far should they go in the future. The book covers eating ... read more

This book helps children to develop critical thinking and debating skills. It examines the topic of animal rights in a lively and accessible way. Information is presented to help readers deliberate, debate, and decide for themselves. The book looks at animal rights: what the current situation is, how far animal rights should go, and how far should they go in the future. The book covers eating ... read more

Jungle Worlds (Read Me!: Earth's Last Frontiers)

Ellen Labrecque

This title is part of the 'Earth's Last Frontiers' series. Unusual living things, extreme landforms, and wild weather have made habitats difficult to explore in the past. Now scientists are able to learn all about them!

This title is part of the 'Earth's Last Frontiers' series. Unusual living things, extreme landforms, and wild weather have made habitats difficult to explore in the past. Now scientists are able to learn all about them!

Insects (Acorn: Real Size Science)

Rebecca Rissman

This title utilizes real-size photographs to teach young learners about insect body parts. Instead of using words alone to explain the appearance and function of wings, legs, antennae, and bodies, the book conveys information with accurately-sized photographs.

This title utilizes real-size photographs to teach young learners about insect body parts. Instead of using words alone to explain the appearance and function of wings, legs, antennae, and bodies, the book conveys information with accurately-sized photographs.

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