CV

TALLULAH KER-OLDFIELD – developer / designer

An independent graphic, type, vector, pixel and web designer, photographer, artist, software developer and webmistress with excellent all-round visual and technical skills, built up over a career with an early start, spanning 25 years of website & design projects.

Skills & Software Proficiency:

10+ years experience with: Adobe CS products, HTML5, CSS3, PHP, Website Development, WordPress, MYSQL, Javascript, Photoshop, Font Creation, Website business consulting, Training, Teaching, Social Media, ecommerce.
SEO (8 years), Social media & promotion automation (4 years)

HTML / XHTML / XML / CSS / LESS / PHP / SQL / JS
MacOS (7 – X+) • Windows (CS98 – 10+)
Linux (Ubuntu, Kubuntu, Suse, Fedora, Mandriva, Debian, Arch)
Legacy Skills: QuarkXPress • Flash • Freehand • Dreamweaver


Work Experience & Noteworthy Projects:

The Commonwealth of Nations (2019 – present)

Complete redesign & restructure of the WordPress-based Commonwealth Innovation Hub website
cominnowealth.org

Rumpus
(2015 – present)

Website development & design, Art & Design for promo & social media
rumpusparty.co.uk

Hire Frequencies
(2017 – present)

Webmistress and web developer handling a complex ecommerce site with unique API development
hirefrequencies.co.uk

Prime Loops (2008 – 2014)

Website, promotional material & 100+ Product Cover Artworks
primeloops.com/sounds.html?&dir=desc&label=298&order=position

UI & Prop design for Dementamania (2012)

Bloody Operating System designs and props for an office-themed horror movie
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt2311776/

Second Life (2006 – 2015)

Design & sale of niche Virtual Cyberpunk Fashion Designs built from real-world photographic texture maps

Anova/Pavilion Books
(2005 – 2006)

Page designs and artwork for The Demon Hunter’s Handbook, The Dragon Hunter’s Handbook & The Vampire Hunter’s Handbook
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lmYRMyQcb90


Freelance Website Projects  (2010 – present)

Sites for individuals and small businesses and projects, with a goal in mind of making the client self-sufficient in the admin of their new site.

Tal built over 100 wordpress-based sites as a freelancer in the last 10 years.  Recent instances include: 


Design Contributions to Museums & Visitor Centres (1997-2005)

RNLI

Designs, 3D building plans & visuals for RNLI visitor centres

National Railway Museum, York

Friends of the NRM graphic panel designs

Thrall Europa: Chicago, York, Winterthur, Switzerland

Graphic Panel visuals for corporate headquarters

Corsham Visitor Centre, Wiltshire

Signage & Graphic Panel Design

Rufford Abbey, Nottinghamshire

Signage, Graphic Panels & custom Font created from 1200s manuscripts

The Fenton Centre, Northumberland

Graphic panels & 3D exhibition designs

Devizes Visitor Centre, Wiltshire

Signage, Graphic Panels & custom Font created from historical manuscripts

Lindisfarne Visitor Centre, Northumberland

Signage, Graphic Panels, Interactive Displays & custom Font created from ancient monastic manuscripts

St Patrick’s Trian Visitor Centre, Armagh, NI

Signage & Graphic Panels

Zetland Lifeboat Museum, Teeside

Graphic panels & 3D exhibition design plans for tiny venue

Ancillary Skills:

Writing, photography, signwriting, painting and decorating, gilding, metalwork, jewellery making, DJing, audio engineering, music and audio production, networking & hardware, training in various aspects of technology, computer repair, spec copy writing, event organisation and management, cheffing, theatre tech and backstage skills, public speaking and performance, questionable guitar and keyboard skills, cocktail shakin’.

References available on request.