Artist/NOISE Intern/ Joshua Drakes

Manchester, United Kingdom

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JRDrakes

Joshua Drakes

Graphic Design / Mentor / Creative Genius / Idea Generator.

introduction

"Think | Create | Recreate"

What's Happening

Material DesiresOutstanding

Skill

Illustrator Skills

I have fairly good illustrator skills, as I have mostly used Photoshop but have used Illustrator for branding or typography work. I have recently got into Illustration practice also.

Skill

Photo manipulation Skills

I am highly skilled at manipulating photos together, to bring along abstract concepts to the design. 

Education / Qualifications

09/15/2008 - 07/30/2010

The Manchester College

Qualification:

Interactive Media HNC

Location:

Openshaw

During my time at The Manchester College, I studied Interactive Media for 2 years, which covers things from Web Design to Graphic Design to TV and film.

Skill

Team Working

Due to being part of teams from education to volunteer work, I have alwasys worked in a Team, as I find it better to work within a team due to being able to bounce ideas from people, give feedback, work together and build networks.

Skill

Mentoring

When working at Inspired Sisters, I had to mentor the people that came into the centre, teaching and mentoring them on things like how to create a CV, using a computer, sending emails and more.

Employment

06/02/2011 - 07/22/2011

H-Pan

Location:

Levenshulme

While at my time with H-Pan, I was working as a Volunteer Graphic Designer, which was creating various things like flyers, website layouts and more. It was only a month due to me going to University in September and I wanted to keep myself busy.

Talenthouse
White Rose

Skill

Advanced Photoshop Skills

I have been using photoshop for a good 7+ years now, from school to university to in my spare time, I have done various tutorials always improving on my skills over the years.

Employment

12/20/2011 - 03/15/2012

Inspired Sisters

Location:

Manchester

KeyFact

Creative Thinker

KeyFact

Passionate and Highly Ambitious

KeyFact

Pushing self to limits and beyond with Work

Dream Job

Senior Graphic Designer or CEO of my own Business

Work Availability

Available for

Part-Time, Freelance, Commission / One-off