The Flying Carpet in 2001 to offer my unique range of design
production skills to the design industry on a freelance
basis. I work with a broad range of clients from large agencies
to small design companies. I have an office in Mt Victoria
with a powerful computer kit where I can work if clients
The services I offer include: retouching, artwork creation,
design, layout, preparing files for output to print and
website creation. The magic quality I bring to my clients
work is my indepth knowledge and skill which enable me to
create finished art which sparkles.
I completed a Bachelor of Fine Arts majoring in Painting
and a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Art History and Art Theory
at Canterbury University in 1992. In my final year of painting
I bought a computer and started making art digitally.
The following year I began an exciting 8 years at Megalith
one of New Zealands leading digital pre-media production
houses. I learnt about high end scanning, retouching, colour
correcting and creating film for the print industry. I worked
closely with Saatchi and Saatchi and many other top agencies
and design companies learning about the design industry
and making a wide variety of award winning ads and printed
Over the last two years as The Flying Carpet I have worked
in-house at many design companies and agencies working alongside
designers and creative directors learning more about the
design process and helping them to create stunning work.
I am highly proficient in all graphics software applications
and combined with my creative zest and enthusiasm I offer
clients a truly enchanting experience.
Cosgrove May 2003