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DESIGNER ILLUSTRATOR PHOTOGRAPHER

DOER

THINKER never far away from whys and what-fors, my designs intend to challenge and enamour. for me, each design project is a journey that is fuelled by my fascination for the interaction between people and objects.

always looking for that bit extra from the ordinary i explore materials. playful prototypes inspire my work. my research materialises inT o beautiful, people orientated products that nourish the home and the mind. RESIDES

1986

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE

autocad

flash

indesign

graphic design

photoshop

illustrator

illustration

typography

workshop

solidworks

HEATHER_COLCLOUGH@HOTMAIL.COM

who’s this bird?

HEATHER POPPY COLCLOUGH

DESIGN EXPERIENCE Shipley Art Gallery MENTAL HEALTH Design Mart VOLUNTEER Shipley Art Gallery SEATING FOR KIDS

EDUCATION northumbria university 3D DESIGN BA (HONS) warwickshire college FOUNDATION ART & DESIGN stratford-upon avon college A LEVEL A-B harris high school GCSE A*-C


WORK EXPERIENCE clarity photography SMALL BUSINESS OWNER Whilst volunteering for a wedding photography company to improve my photographic skills at college, I noticed that weddings are an industry that seemed to hide under a veil of 'uniqueness'. I began to wonder what all the packages were for, and ask why people were paying for a product they could not see. I began a small 'confused about packages?' marketing campagin offering clients a 'pay as you go' style service, the theory was simple; I shot the wedding, showed the clients the images, and they bought as many as they liked for a price per print. Soon after, I was offering lots of confused couples some Clarity. ADMIN MARKETING SALES PHOTOGRAPHY EDITING PRODUCT SOURCING BOOK KEEPING HARD GRAFT crossroads care CARER SUPPORT WORKER I became a carer because I needed a job, and the hours it offered enabled me to go back to college to prepare for university. However, I soon realised my underestimation. Working as a carer in the community enabled me to observe compassion, humility and the importance of object-human interaction from an everyday perspective. It soon became an essential part of me, and of my creative practise. Happy Days!....genuinely. KIND TRUSTWORTHY LOYAL RELIABLE PERSONABLE TEA MAKING GENIUS HEARTY SMILE avonvale honda FLEET SALES ADMINISTRATOR At avonvale I became profficient at administration, team work, time management and building professional relationships. I realised that I am a fast learner, I was able to work under my own initiative and report to a team efficiently. I thrived in what was a predominantly male industry, proving myself to be adaptable and enthusiastic when presented with a challenge. MICROSOFT APPLICATIONS TIME KEEPING CUSTOMER RELATIONS TEAMWORK ONE OF THE LADS

LISTEN - OBSERVE - SEE - QUESTION - DOCUMENT - READ - DRAW - VISUALISE - QUESTION - DOCUMENT - PROTOTYPE - PLAY - SEE - DRAW - DOCUMENT - RESOLVE - CREATE - REPEAT.

I EAT. SLEEP. DREAM. LIVE. LOVE DESIGN. OPERATOR...YES; GIVE ME

HEATHER POPPY COLCLOUGH 07746 506 401

Heather Colclough Creative CV  

Creative CV - Design