The online marketplace for creative talents and spaces. GigOwl helps connect musicians and other creativve talents with venues and available spaces. Currently in build but we're accepting early adopters, so visit the site and get signed up!
SoPromo is a social media marketing platform, allowing you to increase your engagement with potential consumers. The creative was kept simple and bold with the focus on the main feature points and calls to action.
The courseability landing page was built from mobile upwards with responsive design in mind. The page was able to display key information, and capture vital data whilst still adapting to various media.
JTB Worldwide wanted a refresh of their current site without deviating away from the existing layout and brand style. The final design was clean, modern and easy to navigate.
Fyodor wanted a new logo creating for thier SEO business. The simple bespoke wordmark created a professional yet fresh feel to the company. The pastel red added a lighter yet bold statement.
This was my first attempt at creating a wordpress theme from the ground up. Based on a grid system, the theme is fully adaptable for multiple uses. Available soon to download.
A new concept eCommerce design for a ficticious fashion brand WildSaints. The design looks at creating more of a visual impact around the products and the brand, whilst still be easy to navigate and purchase items.
CountryWay Gun Shop wanted a refresh of thier current website. It needed a new clean, simple design that would highlight the products available to purchase.
Adam wanted a new logo to represent himself as a Trance and House DJ. The final design was an ultra simple, clean cut adaption of his intials, that would fit across multiple media.
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A collection of simple, clean illustrations that focus on alternative girls and thier tattoos.
Wanting to try some UI design, I pulled out an old project; Student Nation, a student portal that offers competitions to win great prizes.
This was only a concept and the orginal site can still be viewed at www.studentnation.net.
A growing collective set of illustrations showing Little Elliot. Enjoying the holiday fun at Christmas to discovering his first love. Follow @LittleElliot on Twitter
A set of experimental pieces exploring photo manipulation and typography. All stock imagery is copyrighted to thier respected owners.
A fund raising and promotional website for the charity event Bangers 4 Ben to help raise money for the automotive charity BEN.www.ben.org.uk
This site was nominated for a CSSDA
A concept design for a company intranet. The design includes a large array of sections including a ticket system, chat feature, staff directory and more.
Logo design for a business cafe in SA1, Swansea.
Some perosnal illustration pieces to develop new skills and techniques.
For me design is about the challenge of balancing aesthetics vs. functionality and minimalism vs. chaos. A permanent excuse to push the boundaries, be curious to new ideas, learn something different and focus on the details.
I'm Christopher Mead, an ambitious multi-disciplined designer based in Kent, capable of shaping strong visual solutions both online and offline. Never yielding quality, a passion for effective innovative experiences and a keen eye for typography.
After gaining 4 years agency experience, I left my position as Creative Lead to plunge into the world of freelancing, pursuing my next challange. Although short, my freelancing career has already led me to work with some great companies/agencies in London and the South East.
I hold an FdA in Graphic Media along with a National Diploma in Art & Design both from the University of Creative Arts.
UNBORNINK is not only my portfolio but my playground. It is in a state of flux, and as my own skills and ideas evolve, so will this space.
Currently I am working closely with my good friend Anthony Bliss, on our own start-up project GigOwl - A community market place for venues and entertainment professionals.
We have recently been accepted onto the DotForge Accelerator program and from late April we will be working in Sheffield for 3 months, to concentrate on pushing GigOwl further and onto the market.
“THE GREATEST PLEASURE IN LIFE, IS DOING WHAT PEOPLE SAY YOU CAN NOT DO”- WALTER BAGEHOT -
“Chris immediately knew what we wanted and produced an extremely good responsive design. Looking forward to working with Chris again very soon.”- BARRY K, Courseability, 2013 -