Resume

Education


1995 – 1999

Pro Arte Alphen Park / Pta

Highschool

Received various Art Awards:

1997

Certificate of Merit
Works chosen for exhibition at Pierneefmuseum

Pta Municipality Apiesriver Poster Competition 1st (14 – 15yr)

Colours for exceptional achievement:
Works chosen for Rentmeester Art Festival

1998

Certificate of Merit:
Works chosen for exhibition at Pierneefmuseum

Honours for outstanding achievement:

  • 1st (16yr) S.A. Post Office National Art Competition
  • Works chosen for Rentmeester Art festival
  • Works chosen for Provincial Exhibition: Department of Culture

Colours for exceptional achievement:
2nd place for RAU Engineering Poster Competition

1999

Certificate of Merit:
Works chosen for:

  • Lynnwood Ridge Mall School Art Exhibition
  • PAAP Exhibition at H.F. Verwoerd Medical Faculty
  • PAAP in Concert

2001 – 2002

The Open Window School of Visual Communication / Pretoria

National Certificate in Visual Communication

Subjects:

  • Drawing
  • Photography
  • Creative Studies and Copywriting
  • History of Art and Design (Visual Culture)
  • 3D Animation
  • Layout and Web Design
  • Communication Design

National Diploma in Visual Communication

Subjects:

  • Communication Design
  • Layout and Web Design
  • 3D Animation
  • Photography \ Video
  • Illustration
  • History of Art and Design  (Visual Culture)

Awards received:

Best illustration student for 2002


2012

Diploma of Photography

Completed a short course in photography at The Photography Institute


Work Experience


2002 – 2007

Various Freelance projects for clients ranging from SABC to Maskew Miller Longman Pearson Publishers


October 2007 – October 2008

Employed at Trainiac as Illustrator/Designer

Worked on various projects for clients like Absa, Sasol, Praekelt, Johnson Matthey, Dimension Data,  ACSA, Brainstorm Magazine, Eskom, Standard Bank,  BHP Billiton, Menshealth Magazine, SITA, Tsogo Sun and McKinsey

(Gill Eshen, gille@trainiac.com, 011 880 8060; Meghan Elliot, meghane@trainiac.com 083 397 9159)


2008 – present

Various Freelance projects for Sports Illustrated, Johnson Matthey, Praekelt, Nedbank etc. (mostly on a sub-contracted basis)


January 2010 to September 2013

Employed at Marketing Support Services as a Graphic Designer. Promoted to Senior Graphic Designer in 2011.


October 2013 to March 2014

Employed at Glio Digital Innovations as an Illustrator and Graphic Designer


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