Amie Joachim BA (Hons)
Passionate Graphic Designer/Art Editor with 15 years’ experience in a global publishing house and freelance publishing projects
• Experienced with Adobe Illustrator, Indesign and Photoshop.
• Versatile, fast learner able to work well under pressure
• Calm and logical thinker, Organised, good time management.
Creative eye-catching page layouts and covers in Adobe Indesign, Photoshop and Illustrator for a wide cross-section of magazines including Digital Camera, Classic Rock, Practical Photoshop, PC Gamer, Computer Arts, Simply Knitting, Primary Times and various brochures for contract publishing clients.
Magazine cover design. Keeping true to the brand’s identity and creating graphics that are current and stylised. Spreading successful, established brands over web and printed media.
Offering a full range of stationery design, including wedding invites and matching themed graphics, party and announcement cards. Taking requirements from clients, expressing creativity within the artwork and experimenting with paper stocks and inks.
I Graduated from the University of Gloucestershire in July 2005 and was immediately offered a designer position in a successful publishing company, Future PLC. Throughout career I have worked on several different brands in the company’s portfolio and progressed into an Art Editor role, designing covers and packaging. I decided to start my own brand as a Freelance Graphic Designer in 2014, I am now flexible and able to work on a variety of creative projects around the clock, I enjoy the challenges that it brings and get excited about creating the perfect design that matches the brands message and identity. I work home based in Wiltshire but am willing to work in an office if needed.
Although my specialism is in publishing, I also enjoy branding and designing stationary.
If you have an idea you want put onto print then please give me a shout, I’d love to chat. Big or small, let’s create!