Since completing his education in Illustration and Visual Communication Mark exercised his skills working as a Graphic and Apparel designer in the fashion industry specialising in mens and youth apparel.
Since getting his first surfboard at the age of 12 his dream was to work as a designer at Rip Curl, Mark is still so happy to have spent three years working in the graphics team in Torquay after completing university. Since leaving Rip Curl Mark has had the opportunity to work with some fantastic brands inlcuding Movember, PUMA, Huffer, Mr. Simple and Super Awesome.
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Train, bus, bike, or other:
I run most places these days, unless I need to look presentable in which case I'll drive my urban assault vehicle 'The Boss'
What's the most important object in your studio?
My lightbox holds poll position, followed closely by a picture of pumping Bells Beach to remind me what's what
Paper or Plastic?
I've brought my own bag, thankyou
If you could resurrect one no longer living person to have lunch with, knowing you will have to return them to the grave right after coffee, who would it be?
Mr. Squiggle - Upside Down, Upside Down! I'd keep the napkin.
Preferred method of dealing with an encounter with an acquaintance whose name you can't remember.
I call everyone 'Ledge' whether I know their name or not
Why don't you flip the tortoise over, Leon?
There's a flood coming, it'll need a boat
How much wood would a woodchuck chuck if a woodchuck could chuck wood?
How many beers did it have the night before?
Favourite client so far?
Mr. Simple and Super Awesome
Favourite imaginary client?
Dolly Parton would be a rad client, wait she's real
How does your mother describe your profession?
So you put the pictures 'on' the clothes, right?
Coffee or tea?
What's your earliest drawing memory?
A Ninja Turtle birthday card for my grandpa, circa whenever that was the only thing in life
How do you prefer to spend your mornings?
Replying to emails, unfortunately I usually don't get the opportunity.....
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