Stephen is experienced in technical drawing on computer using Auto CAD, he learned this skill while working as an architects technician in his local council office before starting in the media industry, he has been using this skill for over twenty years to draw plans of sets as well as setting plans for CDM information.
Stephen has the ability to draw by hand on a technical drawing board if needed, as technology advances the need for drawing by hand is getting less and less however its always a good way to complete the drawing with specific detail and notation as well as shading and measurements.
Stephen has had the chance to design many graphics during his career and has designed various logos such as the 'Class' logo shown in the images below, he is competent in photoshop as well as sketchup for digital 3D models.
Training and Mentoring
Stephen has trained as a verified trainer and has been training art departments in the Safe Design and Set Construction courses over the past seven years while being at the BBC; He has also trained as a mentor and has mentored many BBC art department apprentices and trainees while working as a Supervising Art Director and a Studio Manager.
Experienced in Visual Effects and Computer Generated Imagery
Draughtsmanship Skills, practical and Computer Aided Design
P.C. Literate (Adobe Photoshop CS2, Microsoft office etc.)
Art Department Budgeting and Scheduling
Fluent in Welsh (Language & Written work)
Art Department Management
Full Motorcycle License
Full Driver’s License
Safe Management of Events – expires 2020 BBC Fair Trading BBC
Design Risk Management Part 1 and 2 BBC Data Protection BBC
Safe design and Set Construction BBC Mentoring Workshop BBC
Data Protection and Cyber Security BBC Production Safety BBC
Construction Design Management (CDM) BBC Anti-bribery BBC
Asbestos Awareness Course BBC Working with Children BBC
Train the Trainer Course BBC
Working with Children BBC
Mentoring Workshop BBC
Production Safety BBC
Data Protection BBC
Fair Trading BBC
Countries Worked In
Africa, Croatia, Dubai, Isle of Man, Ireland, Romania, UK, South Africa, United Emirates, USA