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I am a graphic designer, illustrator and author that swapped the computer screen for silk screens and also became a printmaker. My work reflects my love for pop culture, architecture, clean lines and a bold graphic style. 

Screen printing came first and gocco printing soon followed. The gocco printing process is very similar to screen printing but on a small scale that makes it well-suited to home printing. Gocco is a self-contained compact colour printing system invented in 1977. Gocco became immensely popular in Japan and at one time it was estimated that one-third of Japanese households owned a Print Gocco system. The Gocco sets were mostly used for printing greeting cards, a popular custom within Japanese culture. 

Away from printing I’ve also designed and illustrated for clients including the National Trust, V&A, the Guardian, and various publishers including…

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About

I am a graphic designer, illustrator and author that swapped the computer screen for silk screens and also became a printmaker. My work reflects my love for pop culture, architecture, clean lines and a bold graphic style. 

Screen printing came first and gocco printing soon followed. The gocco printing process is very similar to screen printing but on a small scale that makes it well-suited to home printing. Gocco is a self-contained compact colour printing system invented in 1977. Gocco became immensely popular in Japan and at one time it was estimated that one-third of Japanese households owned a Print Gocco system. The Gocco sets were mostly used for printing greeting cards, a popular custom within Japanese culture. 

Away from printing I’ve also designed and illustrated for clients including the National Trust, V&A, the Guardian, and various publishers including Harper Collins, Random House and Bloomsbury.

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