About me…

by John on 12/02/2019
‘It’s the best looking report we’ve ever had, and the quickest turnaround’ – AARPI
‘Quick, efficient and gave us a result which far exceeded expectations. Highly recommended.’ – Darkness Visible Publishing
‘The best, fastest and most professional designer I’ve ever worked with. I consider myself very fortunate that we’re still working together regularly.’ – Nicholas Royle, Nightjar Press
‘John spends time fairly and efficiently, and is a master of remote art direction and design.’ – Anita (overseas client of 10 years).
‘I’ve worked with John for almost 25 years. Supremely talented, very professional, always helpful.’ – Jonathan Perugia, gaiavisual
‘Always good at challenging and delivering to my brief. The creative process is very collaborative and we’ve had some great results.’ – Andrew Lemon, The Edge
‘We’ve worked with John on two book covers. He quickly understands what’s needed, works fast and is always helpful. His advice and ideas are spot on and his work always exceeds  our expectations!’ – Red Sail Press
‘In just a few steps John transforms my original ideas into delightful cover designs’ – Susanne Spencer
‘Professional, fast, reliable and cost-efficient.’ – Marcel Kouassigan, Time Out Accra
I am a UK-based graphic designer with over 25 years experience. I design magazines, booklets, books, brochures, book covers, logos, posters, interactive newsletters and promotional material (ie banners, invites, bespoke marketing products). I can organise the design of your product from initial ideas to final printed work. Also, please contact me if you are self-publishing or need a professional cover design for an ebook.
Below is a small selection of the hundreds of projects I have designed for a wide variety of companies. Please email me at hello@johnoakeydesign.co.uk if you would like to discuss a project.
CLIENT LIST:  Salt Publishing, INREV, CBRE Global Investors, Time Out Group,  Avoncroft Museum, University of Cambridge/CLEAB, Urban Innovation Network, Lexan Media, Carrion Publishing, The Sloane Company, Ghana, Undertow Publications, CPH: Africa, Alexanderson Services, Nightjar Press, Serpent’s Tail Publishers, The Edge Software Consultancy, Giving Evidence, Enbrook Publishing, Fiennes Restoration, Spectral Press, App Publisher, JS Graphics, Jonathan Perugia Photography, Red Sail Press, Salaambo Press, Westmount Real Estate,  Susanne Spencer Publishing, Darkness Visible Publishing, Women Talk Real Estate, Eden Runners, Cumbria CVS, Investing in Women, Cottesmore Publishing, Keystone Accountability, AARPI
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Book cover design

by John on 11/02/2019

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AGM Report for AARPI

by John on 10/02/2019

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Interactive newsletter for Cumbria CVS

by John on 11/11/2018

CVS Annual Report 2018 HORIZCVS Annual Report 2018 HORIZ3 CVS Annual Report 2018 HORIZ4 CVS Annual Report 2018 HORIZ5 CVS Annual Report 2018 HORIZ12

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Book cover design

by John on 7/10/2018

To War With God

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Logo redesign for The Edge Software Consultancy

by John on 9/02/2018

Morphit Logo

BioRails logo

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E-Invite for Amsterdam Triathlon

by John on 28/01/2018

Amsterdam Triathlon 2018

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Logo design and promotional material for ‘Investing in Women’

by John on 20/01/2018

Investing in Women BrochureInvesting in Women Logo

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Time Out Accra Magazine 2017

by John on 24/10/2017

Accra 2017

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Infrastructure report for European Real Estate Forum

by John on 22/10/2017

Infrastructure report

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