Communication, brand and editorial design consultant. Designer at one of London’s top five design groups – Michael Peters Group, as part of their packaging and corporate communications teams.

I am a creative designer, writer, typographer and photographer. Ex editor and art editor of the Outdoor Adventure Guide and Classic Cars. I have worked with many national magazine titles including London Cycling Campaign, Dog Friendly, Trail, Garden News, Garden Answers, Octane, Practical Classics, Classic Cars, Bird Watching, Top Santé and Food to Love. Re-designed many magazine titles including, London Cyclist, Practical Classics, Classic Cars, Outdoor Adventure Guide, Fall-Line Skiing, Octane and Trail.

Co-founder and editor of Wild Times an annual creative adventure journal. www.wildtimes.co.uk

During lockdown winter 2020/21 I have written two new guide books to walking with dogs in Scotland.
www.book-smith.org

In my spare time I enjoy life drawing and bookbinding using vintage maps and marbled papers.
www.book-smith.org

Ex elite rower, competed multiple times at Henley Regatta & National Championships of Great Britain. A qualified RYA offshore yacht skipper. Cycled across Cuba and enjoyed a spell as a ski guide in Val d’Isere.

I have fundraised for many causes including the Kidney Research Foundation, Peterborough Downs Group, The Landmark Trust, Winstons Wish, Cancer Research UK, The Prince’s Trust and Sky Ocean Rescue as part of a corporate event sponsored at Holyrood Parliament.

  1. +Branding

  2. +Infographics

  3. +Editorial design

  4. +Web development

  5. +Corporate identity

  6. +Outdoor feature writing

  7. +Photography

  8. +Typography

  9. +Illustration

  10. +Copywriting

  11. +Maps

  1. +Member of the Chartered Society of Designers

  2. +Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts

  3. +New York Art Directors Club – silver medal, for Norman Parkinson’s 75th retrospective exhibition photography catalogue

  4. +Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Volunteering Award 2012

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