2014 : ME & MY WORLD - ILLUSTRATION, BRANDING & SITE DESIGN
The brief required coming up with complete branding, responsive site design and illustration for a fantastic new business start up by Dorothy Sampson - Me & My World. Me & My World learning activity packs aid development of childrens' explorative minds through play and reading. With over 30 bags of fun to choose from, each pack contains carefully selected materials that are designed to encourage learning through creativity and self expression, as well as enhancing parent-child interaction.
GLASTONBURY FESTIVALS SITE DESIGN AND ILLUSTATION 2008 - 2014 :
I was lucky enough to have my design for the official Glastonbury Festivals siteonline from 2008 - 2014.
The site was designed by using a mixture illustration, photography and various textures and found objects to make a unique collage effect.
The aim of the site design was to not only to convey the spirit of Glastonbury Festival to the user, but also to create a highly usable interface and hierachy that would allow the visitor to efficiently navigate the vast amount of information. available.
Working with the superb team at Aardman Digital:
THE OFFICIAL UK CANIMALS SITE! A seriously cute, mischievous, and playful site design was called for! CANIMALS explore and enjoy our world from their very unique point of view. Watch CANIMALS every day on the CITV channel!
Shaun das Schaf
The Shaun the Sheep fanbase in Germany is huge! A seperate site to the UK one with a new look and feel was called for...
THE SPICE TAILOR :
Official site for celebrity chef Anjum Anand's award winning 'The Spice Tailor' authentic Indian sauces, which have been hailed as one of the most significant product innovations of the last decade in the world foods category.
The brief from Anjum was to reflect Modern India whilst enforcing the existing brand, in a clean and simple yet exciting way.
Working with the team at Complete Control
I sometimes work with the highly innovative team at BAFTA Award Winning Complete Control.
The BBC 'My Toons' site is aimed at budding animators, encouraging them to send in their pieces of work.
Each letter of the logo below became a character in it's own right, and the page was designed to give an 'experimental feel'
Complete Control's clients that I have helped produce creative for include CBBC, BBC, Nickelodeon, Penguin, Classic Media and NHS Paediatrics.
Find out more about Complete Control here!
'Everyone’s falling for Laura Dockrill’ VOGUE.
Not only author and illustrator of Mistakes In The Background, Ugly Shy Girl and Echoes, Laura also resurrects her words on the stage performing poetry spanning festivals to bookshops; including London Literary Festival, Big Chill, E4 Udderbelly, Latitude, Kosmopolis in Barcelona and Domino festival in Brussels. Named one of the top ten literary talents by The Times and one of the top twenty hot faces to watch by ELLE magazine, Laura continues to stir up the literary universe with her passionate, contemporary and imaginative way with words. She has performed her work on Woman’s Hour, The Huw Stephens show, The Jo Whiley show, The Verb, Newsnight, BBC Breakfast and each of the BBC’s respective radio channels 1-6.
Working with FLOURISH : The National Lottery Games Brain of Britain
The National Lottery 'Games Brain of Britain' pitch concepts.
I worked with the excellent Flourish Digital & Direct to help create exciting interfaces for the quiz.
The online interactive quiz tests the British public's knowledge of all things Olympic and Paralympic.
Visit Flourish's site and follow the homepage link to view the live quiz in action!
HARPER COLLINS : KILLER READS
Universal Music: I Blame Coco
I Blame Coco -
The official site for highly talented and beautiful 19-year-old Coco Summer, frontwoman of I Blame Coco.
I reflected Coco's style and image through an urban, heavily layered beat up interface using muted colours and snippets of Coco's scrawled lyrics.
Check out Coco's latest news and music
SCOUTING FOR GIRLS
Scouting for Girls!
London-based band Scouting For Girls was formed in 2005. Most recently it was nominated for Best Newcomer at the MTV Europe Music Awards following a highly successful online campaign, in which the offical website played a massive part.
The site's design had to convey and maintain the band's style and image, whilst encompassing
regular blogging from the band, exclusive rich-media content and a bespoke fan community.
Go retro! Bring Back Little Chef viral game !
As part of the 'Bring Back Little Chef' campaign, the brief was to design a level-based game with an early 80's retro arcade look and feel. The game comprises of 10 isometric level interfaces, each with a different theme.
Why not see how many sausages you can collect?!
Coding by deeperbeige
The Raven Mysteries Books
Meet the wonderfully weird Otherhand family and their faithful guardian, Edgar the raven, and discover the dark secrets of Castle Otherhand.
Designed site layouts and produced animation for this site. Credit also to ace developer / project manager Mr.Jake Manion for his brilliant work especially on the game.
COREL: Video Studio Pro
Voyager is the home of fantasy and science fiction at HarperCollins.
I created imagery to be applied to website templates for the following genres:
The goblin base and sleeping girl are both friends from the office who kindly posed for
me! It was a fantastic project to work on and great to be given the chance to make up powerful scenes that would engage avid readers of science fiction! Please click here to view more of the storyboards.
Welcome to JMH Creative, the website of
Jen Hughes, a freelance creative based in Bristol.
I'm a freelance Digital Designer with a passion for creating strong and engaging user-focused multimedia.
I specialise in storyboarding, concepting and
illustration / flash design but for my complete skillset and full employment history, please download my CV.
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