Wonderfully whimsical, fun & quirky; Jessica designs, illustrates & invents.
Characterised by a decorative illustrative style creating strong geometric figures & subtle abstract patterns. The use of colour & composition is authentic & playful. Skilful drawing involves pencil, ink & hand cut stencils, combined with hand printed processes. Digital methods are frequently used to create & enhance designs.
Currently working as a freelance designer in Nottingham focusing on surface patterns, stationery & commissioned illustrations suitable for commercial design houses.
Passion for design & creative skills originates from a Graphic arts & design degree. Since 2011 the "Jessica Hayes-Gill" brand was formed & developed, a collection of timeless & nostalgic homeware & stationery.
Available for freelance work, collaborations & commissions, please feel free to get in touch.
Please email or call for any enquires
[Nov 2013] Lustre Contemporary craft makers market, Nottingham
[May 2013] Pulse, London
[Jan 2013] Top Drawer, Spotted with Charlotte Abrahams, London
[Sept 2013] Saltaire Arts Market, West Yorkshire
[June 2013] The Contemporary Craft Fair, Bovey Tracey
[Nov 2012] Selvedge Christmas Design Fair, London
[Sept 2012] Wirksworth Festival
[Nov 2012] Beady Eye Art Exhibition, Sheffield
[Aug 2012] Rufford Abbey Design Exhibition, Nottinghamshire
[April 2012] The British Craft Trade Fair, Harrogate
[Dec 2011] Harley Gallery Christmas Market
CV available upon request.
Publication; Designed by Jessica Hayes-Gill & Pictures taken by Philip Jackson Photography.
Short film designed and produced by Sam Freeman.