At a Glance I've worked for Penguin, Federick Warne, Ladybird, BBC, Orchard, Stripes Clients include: Nosy Crow, Penguin, Quintet, Quarto, Catnip, Simon & Schuster, Barrington Stoke, Wacky Bee Books Experienced at running design teams Strong design skills, I can work to brief or creatively lead a project, always aiming to appeal to the buyer and market at large Fully versed in all aspects of print production, including colour processes, finishes, formats and costing implications Experienced across all strands of publishing, from fiction to picture books, novelty, pre-school, big brands, pitching, non-fiction and author-led titles Diligent worker, with great foresight and the ability to take preventative action when necessary Excellent time management. Very accomplished at planning and scheduling for a large number of titles Builds great relationships with clients and colleagues Advanced level Creative Suite A ‘can-do’ attitude Has a flexible attitude and positive approach Strong communication skills and the ability to listen Welcome to my website! After fifteen years working in publishing as a full time designer, I made the exciting decision to go freelance. I've been lucky enough to have had the opportunity to work across all the platforms that publishing has had to offer. Not only has this shaped me into the creative I am today, but I've also had the privilege of working and meeting some of the most amazing people. Not a bad way to have spent my time, if you ask me. Design and illustration has been a huge part of my life, which I happily share with my daughter Raven, hubby Mark, and our two cats Esme Weatherwax, and the Ginger Ninja. Though admittedly the cats are more interested in Dreamies. When I'm not chasing Raven around pretending to be a monkey or freelancing, I take on various jobs for an amazing dog charity. It's immensely rewarding being able to utilise my skills for such a worthy cause. It really does warm the cockles of the heart! So please do have a good snoop around, 'ooh' and 'aah', to your heart's content, and drop me a line to say 'hi'. And if there is anything I can help with, I would love to hear from you! Ali Creative and Part-time Monkey Impersonator

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 At a Glance I've worked for Penguin, Federick Warne, Ladybird, BBC, Orchard, Stripes Clients include: Nosy Crow, Penguin, Quintet, Quarto, Catnip, Simon & Schuster, Barrington Stoke, Wacky Bee Books Experienced at running design teams Strong design skills, I can work to brief or creatively lead a project, always aiming to appeal to the buyer and market at large Fully versed in all aspects of print production, including colour processes, finishes, formats and costing implications Experienced across all strands of publishing, from fiction to picture books, novelty, pre-school, big brands, pitching, non-fiction and author-led titles Diligent worker, with great foresight and the ability to take preventative action when necessary Excellent time management. Very accomplished at planning and scheduling for a large number of titles Builds great relationships with clients and colleagues Advanced level Creative Suite A ‘can-do’ attitude Has a flexible attitude and positive approach Strong communication skills and the ability to listen Welcome to my website! After fifteen years working in publishing as a full time designer, I made the exciting decision to go freelance. I've been lucky enough to have had the opportunity to work across all the platforms that publishing has had to offer. Not only has this shaped me into the creative I am today, but I've also had the privilege of working and meeting some of the most amazing people. Not a bad way to have spent my time, if you ask me. Design and illustration has been a huge part of my life, which I happily share with my daughter Raven, hubby Mark, and our two cats Esme Weatherwax, and the Ginger Ninja. Though admittedly the cats are more interested in Dreamies. When I'm not chasing Raven around pretending to be a monkey or freelancing, I take on various jobs for an amazing dog charity. It's immensely rewarding being able to utilise my skills for such a worthy cause. It really does warm the cockles of the heart! So please do have a good snoop around, 'ooh' and 'aah', to your heart's content, and drop me a line to say 'hi'. And if there is anything I can help with, I would love to hear from you! Ali Creative and Part-time Monkey Impersonator
 At a Glance I've worked for Penguin, Federick Warne, Ladybird, BBC, Orchard, Stripes Clients include: Nosy Crow, Penguin, Quintet, Quarto, Catnip, Simon & Schuster, Barrington Stoke, Wacky Bee Books Experienced at running design teams Strong design skills, I can work to brief or creatively lead a project, always aiming to appeal to the buyer and market at large Fully versed in all aspects of print production, including colour processes, finishes, formats and costing implications Experienced across all strands of publishing, from fiction to picture books, novelty, pre-school, big brands, pitching, non-fiction and author-led titles Diligent worker, with great foresight and the ability to take preventative action when necessary Excellent time management. Very accomplished at planning and scheduling for a large number of titles Builds great relationships with clients and colleagues Advanced level Creative Suite A ‘can-do’ attitude Has a flexible attitude and positive approach Strong communication skills and the ability to listen Welcome to my website! After fifteen years working in publishing as a full time designer, I made the exciting decision to go freelance. I've been lucky enough to have had the opportunity to work across all the platforms that publishing has had to offer. Not only has this shaped me into the creative I am today, but I've also had the privilege of working and meeting some of the most amazing people. Not a bad way to have spent my time, if you ask me. Design and illustration has been a huge part of my life, which I happily share with my daughter Raven, hubby Mark, and our two cats Esme Weatherwax, and the Ginger Ninja. Though admittedly the cats are more interested in Dreamies. When I'm not chasing Raven around pretending to be a monkey or freelancing, I take on various jobs for an amazing dog charity. It's immensely rewarding being able to utilise my skills for such a worthy cause. It really does warm the cockles of the heart! So please do have a good snoop around, 'ooh' and 'aah', to your heart's content, and drop me a line to say 'hi'. And if there is anything I can help with, I would love to hear from you! Ali Creative and Part-time Monkey Impersonator
 At a Glance I've worked for Penguin, Federick Warne, Ladybird, BBC, Orchard, Stripes Clients include: Nosy Crow, Penguin, Quintet, Quarto, Catnip, Simon & Schuster, Barrington Stoke, Wacky Bee Books Experienced at running design teams Strong design skills, I can work to brief or creatively lead a project, always aiming to appeal to the buyer and market at large Fully versed in all aspects of print production, including colour processes, finishes, formats and costing implications Experienced across all strands of publishing, from fiction to picture books, novelty, pre-school, big brands, pitching, non-fiction and author-led titles Diligent worker, with great foresight and the ability to take preventative action when necessary Excellent time management. Very accomplished at planning and scheduling for a large number of titles Builds great relationships with clients and colleagues Advanced level Creative Suite A ‘can-do’ attitude Has a flexible attitude and positive approach Strong communication skills and the ability to listen Welcome to my website! After fifteen years working in publishing as a full time designer, I made the exciting decision to go freelance. I've been lucky enough to have had the opportunity to work across all the platforms that publishing has had to offer. Not only has this shaped me into the creative I am today, but I've also had the privilege of working and meeting some of the most amazing people. Not a bad way to have spent my time, if you ask me. Design and illustration has been a huge part of my life, which I happily share with my daughter Raven, hubby Mark, and our two cats Esme Weatherwax, and the Ginger Ninja. Though admittedly the cats are more interested in Dreamies. When I'm not chasing Raven around pretending to be a monkey or freelancing, I take on various jobs for an amazing dog charity. It's immensely rewarding being able to utilise my skills for such a worthy cause. It really does warm the cockles of the heart! So please do have a good snoop around, 'ooh' and 'aah', to your heart's content, and drop me a line to say 'hi'. And if there is anything I can help with, I would love to hear from you! Ali Creative and Part-time Monkey Impersonator
 At a Glance I've worked for Penguin, Federick Warne, Ladybird, BBC, Orchard, Stripes Clients include: Nosy Crow, Penguin, Quintet, Quarto, Catnip, Simon & Schuster, Barrington Stoke, Wacky Bee Books Experienced at running design teams Strong design skills, I can work to brief or creatively lead a project, always aiming to appeal to the buyer and market at large Fully versed in all aspects of print production, including colour processes, finishes, formats and costing implications Experienced across all strands of publishing, from fiction to picture books, novelty, pre-school, big brands, pitching, non-fiction and author-led titles Diligent worker, with great foresight and the ability to take preventative action when necessary Excellent time management. Very accomplished at planning and scheduling for a large number of titles Builds great relationships with clients and colleagues Advanced level Creative Suite A ‘can-do’ attitude Has a flexible attitude and positive approach Strong communication skills and the ability to listen Welcome to my website! After fifteen years working in publishing as a full time designer, I made the exciting decision to go freelance. I've been lucky enough to have had the opportunity to work across all the platforms that publishing has had to offer. Not only has this shaped me into the creative I am today, but I've also had the privilege of working and meeting some of the most amazing people. Not a bad way to have spent my time, if you ask me. Design and illustration has been a huge part of my life, which I happily share with my daughter Raven, hubby Mark, and our two cats Esme Weatherwax, and the Ginger Ninja. Though admittedly the cats are more interested in Dreamies. When I'm not chasing Raven around pretending to be a monkey or freelancing, I take on various jobs for an amazing dog charity. It's immensely rewarding being able to utilise my skills for such a worthy cause. It really does warm the cockles of the heart! So please do have a good snoop around, 'ooh' and 'aah', to your heart's content, and drop me a line to say 'hi'. And if there is anything I can help with, I would love to hear from you! Ali Creative and Part-time Monkey Impersonator
 At a Glance I've worked for Penguin, Federick Warne, Ladybird, BBC, Orchard, Stripes Clients include: Nosy Crow, Penguin, Quintet, Quarto, Catnip, Simon & Schuster, Barrington Stoke, Wacky Bee Books Experienced at running design teams Strong design skills, I can work to brief or creatively lead a project, always aiming to appeal to the buyer and market at large Fully versed in all aspects of print production, including colour processes, finishes, formats and costing implications Experienced across all strands of publishing, from fiction to picture books, novelty, pre-school, big brands, pitching, non-fiction and author-led titles Diligent worker, with great foresight and the ability to take preventative action when necessary Excellent time management. Very accomplished at planning and scheduling for a large number of titles Builds great relationships with clients and colleagues Advanced level Creative Suite A ‘can-do’ attitude Has a flexible attitude and positive approach Strong communication skills and the ability to listen Welcome to my website! After fifteen years working in publishing as a full time designer, I made the exciting decision to go freelance. I've been lucky enough to have had the opportunity to work across all the platforms that publishing has had to offer. Not only has this shaped me into the creative I am today, but I've also had the privilege of working and meeting some of the most amazing people. Not a bad way to have spent my time, if you ask me. Design and illustration has been a huge part of my life, which I happily share with my daughter Raven, hubby Mark, and our two cats Esme Weatherwax, and the Ginger Ninja. Though admittedly the cats are more interested in Dreamies. When I'm not chasing Raven around pretending to be a monkey or freelancing, I take on various jobs for an amazing dog charity. It's immensely rewarding being able to utilise my skills for such a worthy cause. It really does warm the cockles of the heart! So please do have a good snoop around, 'ooh' and 'aah', to your heart's content, and drop me a line to say 'hi'. And if there is anything I can help with, I would love to hear from you! Ali Creative and Part-time Monkey Impersonator
Welcome to my website! After fifteen years working in publishing as a full time designer, I made the exciting decision to go freelance. I've been lucky enough to have had the opportunity to work across all the platforms that publishing has had to offer. Not only has this shaped me into the creative I am today, but I've also had the privilege of working and meeting some of the most amazing people. Not a bad way to have spent my time, if you ask me. Design and illustration has been a huge part of my life, which I happily share with my daughter Raven, hubby Mark, and our two cats Esme Weatherwax, and the Ginger Ninja. Though admittedly the cats are more interested in Dreamies. When I'm not chasing Raven around pretending to be a monkey or freelancing, I take on various jobs for an amazing dog charity. It's immensely rewarding being able to utilise my skills for such a worthy cause. It really does warm the cockles of the heart! So please do have a good snoop around, 'ooh' and 'aah', to your heart's content, and drop me a line to say 'hi'. And if there is anything I can help with, I would love to hear from you! Ali Creative and Part-time Monkey Impersonator  At a Glance I've worked for Penguin, Federick Warne, Ladybird, BBC, Orchard, Stripes Clients include: Nosy Crow, Penguin, Quintet, Quarto, Catnip, Simon & Schuster, Barrington Stoke, Wacky Bee Books Experienced at running design teams Strong design skills, I can work to brief or creatively lead a project, always aiming to appeal to the buyer and market at large Fully versed in all aspects of print production, including colour processes, finishes, formats and costing implications Experienced across all strands of publishing, from fiction to picture books, novelty, pre-school, big brands, pitching, non-fiction and author-led titles Diligent worker, with great foresight and the ability to take preventative action when necessary Excellent time management. Very accomplished at planning and scheduling for a large number of titles Builds great relationships with clients and colleagues Advanced level Creative Suite A ‘can-do’ attitude Has a flexible attitude and positive approach Strong communication skills and the ability to listen
Welcome to my website! After fifteen years working in publishing as a full time designer, I made the exciting decision to go freelance. I've been lucky enough to have had the opportunity to work across all the platforms that publishing has had to offer. Not only has this shaped me into the creative I am today, but I've also had the privilege of working and meeting some of the most amazing people. Not a bad way to have spent my time, if you ask me. Design and illustration has been a huge part of my life, which I happily share with my daughter Raven, hubby Mark, and our two cats Esme Weatherwax, and the Ginger Ninja. Though admittedly the cats are more interested in Dreamies. When I'm not chasing Raven around pretending to be a monkey or freelancing, I take on various jobs for an amazing dog charity. It's immensely rewarding being able to utilise my skills for such a worthy cause. It really does warm the cockles of the heart! So please do have a good snoop around, 'ooh' and 'aah', to your heart's content, and drop me a line to say 'hi'. And if there is anything I can help with, I would love to hear from you! Ali Creative and Part-time Monkey Impersonator  At a Glance I've worked for Penguin, Federick Warne, Ladybird, BBC, Orchard, Stripes Clients include: Nosy Crow, Penguin, Quintet, Quarto, Catnip, Simon & Schuster, Barrington Stoke, Wacky Bee Books Experienced at running design teams Strong design skills, I can work to brief or creatively lead a project, always aiming to appeal to the buyer and market at large Fully versed in all aspects of print production, including colour processes, finishes, formats and costing implications Experienced across all strands of publishing, from fiction to picture books, novelty, pre-school, big brands, pitching, non-fiction and author-led titles Diligent worker, with great foresight and the ability to take preventative action when necessary Excellent time management. Very accomplished at planning and scheduling for a large number of titles Builds great relationships with clients and colleagues Advanced level Creative Suite A ‘can-do’ attitude Has a flexible attitude and positive approach Strong communication skills and the ability to listen
Welcome to my website! After fifteen years working in publishing as a full time designer, I made the exciting decision to go freelance. I've been lucky enough to have had the opportunity to work across all the platforms that publishing has had to offer. Not only has this shaped me into the creative I am today, but I've also had the privilege of working and meeting some of the most amazing people. Not a bad way to have spent my time, if you ask me. Design and illustration has been a huge part of my life, which I happily share with my daughter Raven, hubby Mark, and our two cats Esme Weatherwax, and the Ginger Ninja. Though admittedly the cats are more interested in Dreamies. When I'm not chasing Raven around pretending to be a monkey or freelancing, I take on various jobs for an amazing dog charity. It's immensely rewarding being able to utilise my skills for such a worthy cause. It really does warm the cockles of the heart! So please do have a good snoop around, 'ooh' and 'aah', to your heart's content, and drop me a line to say 'hi'. And if there is anything I can help with, I would love to hear from you! Ali Creative and Part-time Monkey Impersonator  At a Glance I've worked for Penguin, Federick Warne, Ladybird, BBC, Orchard, Stripes Clients include: Nosy Crow, Penguin, Quintet, Quarto, Catnip, Simon & Schuster, Barrington Stoke, Wacky Bee Books Experienced at running design teams Strong design skills, I can work to brief or creatively lead a project, always aiming to appeal to the buyer and market at large Fully versed in all aspects of print production, including colour processes, finishes, formats and costing implications Experienced across all strands of publishing, from fiction to picture books, novelty, pre-school, big brands, pitching, non-fiction and author-led titles Diligent worker, with great foresight and the ability to take preventative action when necessary Excellent time management. Very accomplished at planning and scheduling for a large number of titles Builds great relationships with clients and colleagues Advanced level Creative Suite A ‘can-do’ attitude Has a flexible attitude and positive approach Strong communication skills and the ability to listen
Welcome to my website! After fifteen years working in publishing as a full time designer, I made the exciting decision to go freelance. I've been lucky enough to have had the opportunity to work across all the platforms that publishing has had to offer. Not only has this shaped me into the creative I am today, but I've also had the privilege of working and meeting some of the most amazing people. Not a bad way to have spent my time, if you ask me. Design and illustration has been a huge part of my life, which I happily share with my daughter Raven, hubby Mark, and our two cats Esme Weatherwax, and the Ginger Ninja. Though admittedly the cats are more interested in Dreamies. When I'm not chasing Raven around pretending to be a monkey or freelancing, I take on various jobs for an amazing dog charity. It's immensely rewarding being able to utilise my skills for such a worthy cause. It really does warm the cockles of the heart! So please do have a good snoop around, 'ooh' and 'aah', to your heart's content, and drop me a line to say 'hi'. And if there is anything I can help with, I would love to hear from you! Ali Creative and Part-time Monkey Impersonator  At a Glance I've worked for Penguin, Federick Warne, Ladybird, BBC, Orchard, Stripes Clients include: Nosy Crow, Penguin, Quintet, Quarto, Catnip, Simon & Schuster, Barrington Stoke, Wacky Bee Books Experienced at running design teams Strong design skills, I can work to brief or creatively lead a project, always aiming to appeal to the buyer and market at large Fully versed in all aspects of print production, including colour processes, finishes, formats and costing implications Experienced across all strands of publishing, from fiction to picture books, novelty, pre-school, big brands, pitching, non-fiction and author-led titles Diligent worker, with great foresight and the ability to take preventative action when necessary Excellent time management. Very accomplished at planning and scheduling for a large number of titles Builds great relationships with clients and colleagues Advanced level Creative Suite A ‘can-do’ attitude Has a flexible attitude and positive approach Strong communication skills and the ability to listen
Welcome to my website! After fifteen years working in publishing as a full time designer, I made the exciting decision to go freelance. I've been lucky enough to have had the opportunity to work across all the platforms that publishing has had to offer. Not only has this shaped me into the creative I am today, but I've also had the privilege of working and meeting some of the most amazing people. Not a bad way to have spent my time, if you ask me. Design and illustration has been a huge part of my life, which I happily share with my daughter Raven, hubby Mark, and our two cats Esme Weatherwax, and the Ginger Ninja. Though admittedly the cats are more interested in Dreamies. When I'm not chasing Raven around pretending to be a monkey or freelancing, I take on various jobs for an amazing dog charity. It's immensely rewarding being able to utilise my skills for such a worthy cause. It really does warm the cockles of the heart! So please do have a good snoop around, 'ooh' and 'aah', to your heart's content, and drop me a line to say 'hi'. And if there is anything I can help with, I would love to hear from you! Ali Creative and Part-time Monkey Impersonator  At a Glance I've worked for Penguin, Federick Warne, Ladybird, BBC, Orchard, Stripes Clients include: Nosy Crow, Penguin, Quintet, Quarto, Catnip, Simon & Schuster, Barrington Stoke, Wacky Bee Books Experienced at running design teams Strong design skills, I can work to brief or creatively lead a project, always aiming to appeal to the buyer and market at large Fully versed in all aspects of print production, including colour processes, finishes, formats and costing implications Experienced across all strands of publishing, from fiction to picture books, novelty, pre-school, big brands, pitching, non-fiction and author-led titles Diligent worker, with great foresight and the ability to take preventative action when necessary Excellent time management. Very accomplished at planning and scheduling for a large number of titles Builds great relationships with clients and colleagues Advanced level Creative Suite A ‘can-do’ attitude Has a flexible attitude and positive approach Strong communication skills and the ability to listen
 At a Glance I've worked for Penguin, Federick Warne, Ladybird, BBC, Orchard, Stripes Clients include: Nosy Crow, Penguin, Quintet, Quarto, Catnip, Simon & Schuster, Barrington Stoke, Wacky Bee Books Experienced at running design teams Strong design skills, I can work to brief or creatively lead a project, always aiming to appeal to the buyer and market at large Fully versed in all aspects of print production, including colour processes, finishes, formats and costing implications Experienced across all strands of publishing, from fiction to picture books, novelty, pre-school, big brands, pitching, non-fiction and author-led titles Diligent worker, with great foresight and the ability to take preventative action when necessary Excellent time management. Very accomplished at planning and scheduling for a large number of titles Builds great relationships with clients and colleagues Advanced level Creative Suite A ‘can-do’ attitude Has a flexible attitude and positive approach Strong communication skills and the ability to listen Welcome to my website! After fifteen years working in publishing as a full time designer, I made the exciting decision to go freelance. I've been lucky enough to have had the opportunity to work across all the platforms that publishing has had to offer. Not only has this shaped me into the creative I am today, but I've also had the privilege of working and meeting some of the most amazing people. Not a bad way to have spent my time, if you ask me. Design and illustration has been a huge part of my life, which I happily share with my daughter Raven, hubby Mark, and our two cats Esme Weatherwax, and the Ginger Ninja. Though admittedly the cats are more interested in Dreamies. When I'm not chasing Raven around pretending to be a monkey or freelancing, I take on various jobs for an amazing dog charity. It's immensely rewarding being able to utilise my skills for such a worthy cause. It really does warm the cockles of the heart! So please do have a good snoop around, 'ooh' and 'aah', to your heart's content, and drop me a line to say 'hi'. And if there is anything I can help with, I would love to hear from you! Ali Creative and Part-time Monkey Impersonator
Welcome to my website! After fifteen years working in publishing as a full time designer, I made the exciting decision to go freelance. I've been lucky enough to have had the opportunity to work across all the platforms that publishing has had to offer. Not only has this shaped me into the creative I am today, but I've also had the privilege of working and meeting some of the most amazing people. Not a bad way to have spent my time, if you ask me. Design and illustration has been a huge part of my life, which I happily share with my daughter Raven, hubby Mark, and our two cats Esme Weatherwax, and the Ginger Ninja. Though admittedly the cats are more interested in Dreamies. When I'm not chasing Raven around pretending to be a monkey or freelancing, I take on various jobs for an amazing dog charity. It's immensely rewarding being able to utilise my skills for such a worthy cause. It really does warm the cockles of the heart! So please do have a good snoop around, 'ooh' and 'aah', to your heart's content, and drop me a line to say 'hi'. And if there is anything I can help with, I would love to hear from you! Ali Creative and Part-time Monkey Impersonator  At a Glance I've worked for Penguin, Federick Warne, Ladybird, BBC, Orchard, Stripes Clients include: Nosy Crow, Penguin, Quintet, Quarto, Catnip, Simon & Schuster, Barrington Stoke, Wacky Bee Books Experienced at running design teams Strong design skills, I can work to brief or creatively lead a project, always aiming to appeal to the buyer and market at large Fully versed in all aspects of print production, including colour processes, finishes, formats and costing implications Experienced across all strands of publishing, from fiction to picture books, novelty, pre-school, big brands, pitching, non-fiction and author-led titles Diligent worker, with great foresight and the ability to take preventative action when necessary Excellent time management. Very accomplished at planning and scheduling for a large number of titles Builds great relationships with clients and colleagues Advanced level Creative Suite A ‘can-do’ attitude Has a flexible attitude and positive approach Strong communication skills and the ability to listen