Personal Profile

Hi, I am a multidisciplinary designer who
is productive and highly motivated with
excellent communication and problem
solving skills developed through academic
study and my work experience. I try to
bring energy and a fresh perspective to
everything I do. Through my experience in
a busy working environments I have learnt
to work under pressure. I am keen/ willing
to learn and expand my skill set in the
hopes of making an impact on the design
industry.


Skills

Illustrator
   
InDesign
   
Photoshop
   
Premiere Pro
   
Lightroom
   Autodesk Maya
 
Microsoft Office 
   Iworks/ Mac Software 
   

Hobbies


Building
-On weekends I like to make and design furniture.

Painting
-I have countless canvases that I usually end up painting on and giving them to friends as gifts.  

Travel
ing
-I enjoy traveling to new places and experiencing new cultures
.

Gym
-I am a member of my local gym and try and go at
least every other day.


Clay Pigeon Shooting

-A member of the Headly Clay Pigeon shooting club.


Taekwondo
-Current grade of Green belt and have participated in a number of competitions.
 


Japanese-I have also taken up learning Japanese and currently know over 150 words

References Available on request





Education


2018- 2021, Goldsmiths
- Undergratuate Bachelors Degree of Art & Design: 2,1

I was student representative of Year 2 Design.


Key Skills Learnt:
Advanced workshop Skills (wood, metals, plastics) | Ceramics | Advanced knowledge of the Adobe Suites | Digital 3D modelling Software | Animation | Basic coding knowledge | Academic writing skills | Curation Skills


2016-17 University Of The Creative Arts, Epsom
- UAL foundation diploma – Art and Design: focused in visual communication: Merit pass.


Key Skills Learnt:
3D Printing and modelling | Screen Printing | Better understanding of Adobe suites | Concept generation

2015-16 University Of The Creative Arts, Epsom
- UAL Level 3 diploma – Art and Design: Distinction pass.


Member of the 3D Club throughout studying at UCA.  
Key Skills Learnt:
Basic knowledge of the adobe Suites | Woodwork skills | Laser cutting | Press printing | Basic knowledge sewing


2010-15 Blenheim High School GCSE’s Grade
Art: B              English: C
Biology: C          Graphics: C
Business: Merit     Maths: B
Chemistry:C.        Physics: C
Drama: B            Religious Studies:C       
           

Member of the drama club taking part in multiple productions throughout high school.

          

Work Experience


February 2020 Placement At University of the Creative Arts Epsom
-Helping out with tutoring in the level 3-diploma class for their final major projects and Getting a class that was behind with work on track, some even ahead of their original schedules. I also helped outwith concept building, idea generating and theory work with all 19 students of the class.

January to April 2017 Your Move Estate Agents

-Worked as a sales assistant in which time grew my confidence in talking and helping customers with both everyday and not everyday problems. During this time sold 4 houses and helped out in the lettings department.    

April 2016 teaching assistant in the art department at Blenheim High School
-During this time mentored a number of students and helped them with concept ideas, methods and suggestions to enhance their work.
     
               




Harold George Merritt
Contact
Based In London
Email:Haroldmdesigns@gmail.com
Contact Number: 07722855767