Name: Michael C. Usher
Phone: +44 (0)1332 863105
Mobile: 0779 1605861
aim/ichat: mickusher
Address: 86 The Woodlands, Melbourne, Derbyshire DE73 8DQ

Business Hours
1pm - 8pm weekdays

I'm a freelance graphic designer and illustrator based in Derbyshire, England. After eight years of working for various graphic, publishing and print companies, I set up on my own, and have spent the last twenty three years working for a variety of clients in the UK, Europe and America.

Chellaston School
O'Level Art, English Language, Design and Maths

University of Derby

BTEC National Diploma in General Vocational Design

Dunstable College

BTEC Higher National Diploma in Graphic Design


Mick Usher Illustration   September 96 - to present
Freelance Illustrator and Graphic Designer

Stephenson College - Coalville    November 04 - March 05
Part-time Lecturer in Art and Design.

Moorland Publishing - Ashbourne    January 95 - September 96
Graphic Designer and Cartographer

J. H. Halls & Sons Ltd. - Derby    March 92 - December 94
Studio Manager

Ladybird Books - Loughborough    June 89 - April 91
Graphic Designer

Lawrence and Pierce - Nottingham    April 89 - June 89
Graphic Designer

Midnight Jasmine - East Leake    September 88 - April 89

Graphic Designer.

Prior to this I worked freelance for FINE ARTS DEVELOPMENTS and APPROACH LTD. (Burton on Trent)