“Highly professional, skilled at his craft and a pleasure to work with.
I would strongly recommend Geoff's freelance services.”

Desirée Gullan - Creative Director, Gullan & Gullan Advertising (Johannesburg)

    Concepts, Art Direction & Copywriting

Magazine ad for Yamaha Music. This was aimed at beginner musicians.
Agency: Publicis (Johannesburg)

Magazine ad for Air Mauritius Cargo. Mauritius is a transhipment hub for many goods, including perishables such as tomatoes.
Agency: Maurice Publicité / Ogilvy & Mather Mauritius.

    Concepts & design for print & electronic media

The cover of a corporate invitation to a golf tournament. Agency: Paton Tupper (Durban, South Africa)

Promotional postcard for an ad agency (their logo had a dog in it). Agency: Fresh Paint (Durban)

Promotional packaging design for a brand of water. Agency: Bamboo Marketing (Singapore)

Website design for a backpackers’ lodge. This was aimed at the youth market, so the aim was to make it look fun.

Brochure Design for a Cape Town property agent.

Mantis Networks

(An IT company in Johnannesburg, South Africa)

Life Lab

(The University of KwaZulu-Natal’s biotechnology centre)

Logo designs.

    Traditional & digital media

Digital illustration.

Digital illustrations.

Pencil drawing.

Book illustrations

Vector drawings for Cape Town Tourism. Agency: Flame Design (Cape Town)


Digital illustration for a website animation.

Ink drawings. This illustration of Durban’s City Hall was used for a rugby team’s jersey design (More...)

    Formal references and extracts from emails

“He is incredibly innovative. I would definitely recommend his services." - Vera Ann Sluis-Cremer - Karma Backpackers (Kestell, South Africa)

"As usual, great job." - Kevin Hearn, J&A Marketing (Rhode Island, USA)

"Compared to previous ad companies you took the time to ask questions and to get background information about the industry and my clients. It also helped that you had some good ideas about the layout as well as the theme from the start, so there was no need to start from scratch everytime."
- Patrick Flinner - Powder-Lak (Johannesburg, South Africa)

"You ROCK!!!...I rely on you to make me look good to my customers." - Roxanne Reed - Jane Wayne Gear (North Carolina, USA)

"I have supreme confidence that when I give Geoff a brief, I’ll get back a first class response." - Dave West, Bamboo Marketing (Singapore)

"Thank you for all your hard work, excellent ideas and spectacular results. I'm delighted." - Yolande Bowler - Niki Nana (East London, South Africa)

""Geoff, pleasure doing business."" - Ian Bysouth, Southend Business Support (UK)

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