Logo - Willem de Beer | Graphic Designer

about my work

Hello, I'm Willem. Thank you for visiting my new website that I am currently developing. I am a Graphic Designer based in Somerset, UK. Working on a freelance basis with blue chip agencies and directly with clients I charge very competitive hourly rates offering Creative Graphic Design, Artwork for Print and Web Development for the following disciplines: Corporate Identity; Website Design; Corporate Literature; Cosmetics Packaging; Information Design; Recruitment Advertising; Typography; Direct Marketing; and Education Resources. Along with 20 years Graphic Design experience I have a thorough knowledge of Adobe CC and develop with HTML, CSS, Javascript, PHP and MySQL. Available at short notice I look forward to working with you.

Client: Crest Nicholson

portfolio

work sample: Ferry Guide 2003
Ferry Guide 2003
P&O Ferries | Ignition Creative
Setting out publication layout and flowing in text and photography. Everything is checked against corporate guidelines and flight checked for final print.
work sample: Ferry Guide 2004
Ferry Guide 2004
P&O Ferries | Ignition Creative
Setting out publication layout and flowing in text and photography. Everything is checked against corporate guidelines and flight checked for final print.
work sample: Ferry Guide 2006
Ferry Guide 2006
P&O Ferries | Ignition Creative
Setting out publication layout and flowing in text and photography. Everything is checked against corporate guidelines and flight checked for final print.
work sample: Ferry Guide 2007
Ferry Guide 2007
P&O Ferries | Ignition Creative
Setting out publication layout and flowing in text and photography. Everything is checked against corporate guidelines and flight checked for final print.

services & rates

I am always happy to discuss and tailor rates according to your bespoke requirements. The information below gives a brief guide to my services and price ranges. Please contact me for a no-obligation quote.

Website Design

All of my website designs are non-template and built from scratch. I design the look and layout of your site using HTML and CSS to be responsive across PC, Mac and popular devices.

I also work with JavaScript, PHP and MySQL to add full interactivity to your website.

I take care of setting up hosting and email and registering your domain name. Content management can be built in and training to maintain and update your website is available.

£35 / hour*

Corporate literature

Clear presentation of your Annual Reports and supporting documentation that is designed to fit your business identity.

Corporate manuals are strictly followed with attention to detail to maintain integrity.

Artwork only

£15 / hour*

Creative Graphic Design

£35 / hour*

Corporate Identity

In-depth knowledge of your company's culture and values is carefully crafted into a complete identity. A typical package comprises business analysis meetings and focus groups to develop a visual model from which logos, business stationery, vehicle graphics, building signage and uniforms are designed.

Artwork only

£15 / hour*

Creative Graphic Design

£35 / hour*

Cosmetics Packaging

All aspects of cosmetics packaging undertaken: Bottle graphics, wrap-arounds, adding new products to existing ranges and developing completely new.

Brand guidelines strictly followed with great attention to detail to maintain brand integrity.

Artwork only

£15 / hour*

Creative Graphic Design

£35 / hour*

Information Design

Small scale maps, directories through to large scale mapping and building signage design. Full surveys are undertaken and plans are drawn up to best place and design signs most effectively.

Artwork only

£15 / hour*

Creative Graphic Design

£35 / hour*

Recruitment Advertising

Working from and adapting existing artwork files or creating campaigns from scratch. I work directly with the publisher to ensure everything is signed off and ready for press.

Artwork only

£15 / hour*

Creative Graphic Design

£35 / hour*

Typography

Awarded Licentiate Membership of the Society of Typographic Designers I am able to create typefaces as part of your corporate identity or just as a stand-alone design.

I design display fonts and text typefaces that can include a selection of letters, the whole roman alphabet and special characters to complete font families.

My work always takes into account a range of sizes that will affect minor details on the letterforms.

Creative Graphic Design

£35 / hour*

Direct Marketing

Artwork only

£15 / hour*

Creative Graphic Design

£35 / hour*

Education Resources

Artwork only

£15 / hour*

Creative Graphic Design

£35 / hour*

* It is important to please note that I operate as a sole Graphic Designer and Web Developer from my studio at home or at your premises. Website hosting, printing, sign making and vehicle graphics application are all outsourced and quoted in addition to my hourly rates.

Client: L'Oréal

inspiration

contact me

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