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about simon king


Based in Glasgow - Chainsetgraphics is the brainchild of graphic designer, Simon King. It is a platform, which showcases King's portfolio of work including websites, branded Identities, print-ready graphics and lecturing.
12 years a creative consultant & graphic designer - Brand strategist & project manager. Multi faceted communicator & digital warrior - 6 years lecturing experience in Graphic & Web design on Foundation and degree courses both at UCA & UAL.  

"Achieving an MA in Graphic Design – Theory and Research, enabled King to gain an extensive understanding of design, from the building blocks of graphics to the marketing and social strategies of web 2.0. Combining this with his experience of working as a graphic designer has enabled him to communicate the subject with passion and clarity."
"For six years, Simon King has lectured at The University for the Creative Arts at both the Epsom and the Farnham campuses. He was a lecturer for the Advertising, Brand and Communication BA course and the Foundation Studies, graphic design pathway. As well as lecturing course units, King teaches Adobe CS6 software including; Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, Aftereffects, Flash and Dreamweaver, to an advanced level."
"More recently Simon has been teaching for the University of the Arts London, LCC - Elephant & Castle, CCA - Camberwell and CSM - Central St Martins, he tutors in Graphic and Web design as well as all Adobe software."
"King owns Adobe Mentor, Scotland’s most comprehensive and rigorous training company for all users of Adobe, Apple, and other web design products. Set up in response to Scotland’s growing tech industry, we offer everyone – from private companies and employers to individuals and first-time users – the opportunity to learn these software programmes in a gentle but informative environment. In as little as a few hours or a few days you can master the basics – or become very proficient – in these sometimes baffling programmes." www.adobementor.com "  

 
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