Resume

Education:


Dun Laoghaire Institute of Art, Design and Technology
(1998-2001)
National Diploma in Design in Communications (Graphic Design)

Currently designing for -


Cardmaking and Papercraft Magazine (UK Magazine): June 2010 - Present

Contributing Designer - Designing and creating paper-craft projects.


Cardmaking & Papercraft Magazine (UK) - Immediate Media
  • Issues 82, 84 - 116, 119-134, 136-152, 154-158.
Mollie Makes - Issue 64 - Cover Project - Foiled and Doodled Easter Eggs

 

 

Previous design work -


Craft Stamper (UK Magazine)November 2013 - April 2015

The Craft's Meow: February 2013 - December 2013
(Stamp Illustrator and Design Team member)

Published Projects -

Paper Crafts and Scrapbooking Magazine (USA)
  • February 2015 - 1 card
  • January 2015 - 2 cards
  • Card Creations: Volume 12  - 1 card
  • May 2014 - 2 cards 
Paper Crafts Magazine (USA)
  • Stamp It! Techniques: Volume 2  - 1 card
  • September/October 2013 - 2 cards
  • Birthday Creations Volume 3 - 1 card
  • Card Creations: Volume 11 - 2 cards
  • March/April 2013 - 2 cards
  • Stamp It! 3 Ways - 1 card
  • 75 Creative Card Challenges - 2 cards
  • January/February 2013  - 2 cards
  • Die Cutting for Paper Crafters - 2 cards
  • November/December 2012 - 1 card and 5 Gift Box Toppers (Tips, Tools & Techniques)
  • Holiday Cards & More: Volume 7 - 1 home decor item
  • September/October 2012 - 1 card, 1 tag 
  • Stamp It! Cards: Volume 9 - 1 card
  • Card Creations: Volume 10 - 5 cards
  • May/June 2012 - 2 cards, 1 gift
  • March/April 2012 - 2 cards
  • January/February 2012 - 2 cards

CardMaker Magazine (USA)
  • Summer 2015  - 3 cards
  • Spring 2015 - 1 card
  • Easy Layered Greeting Cards - 1 card (1 on the cover)
  • Winter 2013  - 1 card
  • September 2012  - 2 cards (1 on the cover!)

Cards Magazine (USA)
  • February 2012 (p.95) - 1 card

Handmade (Christmas) 2014 (Home Edition) UK - Immediate Media 
  • Gift wrapping feature

Handmade (Spring) 2013 (Home Edition) UK - Immediate Media
  • Papercrafted Butterfly Mobile
  • Papier Mâché Hot Air Balloon Mobile
  • Papercrafted Birdcage with Papier Mâché Bird

Craftseller  (July) 2013  UK - Immediate Media
  • Paper Lantern project in gift booklet

Make Christmas Cards (2014) Magazine (UK) - Immediate Media (Main cover card and one inset)

      •  6 Cards - Stamping Feature using free gift stamps


Make Christmas Cards (2013) Magazine (UK) - Immediate Media (One project inset on cover)

      •   7 Cards, Gift bag, Pillow Box, Gift box and tag.


Make Christmas Cards (2012) Magazine (UK) - Immediate Media (Main cover card and one inset)

      •   11 Cards, Gift bag, Pillow Box, Gift box and tag.



Previous design team experience -

Core'dinations ColorCore Cardstock Design Team: May 2013 - September 2014

Nina B Designs: March 2012 - March 2014

CASE Study Challenge Blog: July 2011 - March 2014

Die'sire (Crafter's Companion UK): March 2013 - July 2013

SRM Stickers: 
February 2013 - June 2013 (mini-term)
February 2012 - February 2013

Waltzingmouse Stamps:

Waltzingmouse Stamps Design Team: August 2011 - June 2013
Waltzingmouse Sketch Challenge: August 2010 - August 2011

Card Patterns Challenge Blog: January 2012 - July 2012

Splitcoaststampers (Dirty Dozen): July 2011 - January 2012

The Ribbon Reel Challenge Blog: May 2011 - November 2011

Paper Garden Projects: November 2010 - May 2011

The Shabby Tea Room: September 2010 - March 2011

The Hybrid Chick: July 2010 - February 2011

Creative Inspirations Paint: March 2010 - September 2010

Guest Design Spots:

Really Reasonable Ribbon - September 2011
Just Us Girls - May 7th/28th 2011
Card Patterns - September 2010, May 2011
The City Crafter Challenge Blog - November 2010
The Shabby Tea Room - August 2010
Stamp Simply - July 2010

Recognition:

2011

Paper Crafts Gallery Idol 2011 Top 10 Contestant

Moxie Fab World Moxie Fabber of the Week (June)

Moxie Fab World Challenge Winner - Fanatical About Botanical

Moxie Fab Trigger Target - Garden Glory, Winter Blossoms