I am a London-based freelance packaging and graphic designer/ design director working within the music and entertainment industry as well as working with design agencies concentrating on FMCG with an interest in packaging for beauty, confectionery and retail.
My skill set spans is across various areas from branding, trend, graphic design and packaging, to photography, styling and art direction. Ethical packaging is a point of interest. I have a keen interest in start-ups and being involved in the early stages of a brand and its launch.
I have many years working with various music labels, independent artists, managers and institutes from rebranding projects, designing and creating brand strategy, launches to overseeing vinyl, CD, product packaging including marketing and event organization.
(FMCG) Marks & Spencer, Virgin Atlantic, Raffles Hotels, Philips Avent, Lucocoa, Unilever, Danone, Kelloggs, Milka, P&G, Walmart, Boots, L'Oreal.
(Music) Red Bull Music Studios London, Brownswood Recordings, Island records, Crown Music Management, Gilles Peterson's World Wide Awards, Rox, Theo Parrish, Morcheeba, Meakoom, Shingai and Speech Debelle.
I am the Creative Director for London's first bean-to-bar chocolate maker - Lucocoa, as well as LA-based green beauty skincare brand Ouli's Ointment.
Away from design I am also the producer and host for Speech Debelle's podcast - The Work Brunch Podcast, recorded at my home in North London.
Ethos and Interests:
Ethics, Sustainability, Locally Sourced Products & Materials, Fair Trade, Utilizing Conscious Materials, Reusing & Recycling, Community, Buying Local. Good Design.
Equality, Human Rights & Opportunity for all Races, Sexes & Ages. Good Communication. Kindness.
All work, services and products are made in loving memory of Morgan Hehir. A dear friend taken from us far too soon. #GRUTFOREVER