Expert design
for your business.

I’m Jake, a freelance graphic and web designer based in Manchester. I create beautiful, considered design that helps growing business and ideas (like yours) reach their potential.

I take a personal approach to my design process so I can fully share and understand your vision, this helps me pinpoint your needs and deliver meaningful solutions with clarity.


My skills & services

Brand & Identity


Web Design

UI & UX Design

My skills & services

I have over 5 years industry & freelance experience including time and a leading Manchester agency.

I specialise in crafting beautiful brands, identities and functional websites.

let’s take your ideas to the next level together. 


The benefits of working with me

Personal approach

I build relationships with my clients with a focus on delivering a personal service which I believe adds great value to the final product.

Peace of mind

Never be left in the dark – Communication is key and I encourage my clients to be a part of my process at every stage.


Working outside of traditional 9-5 office hours? I create a project time-table that fits to your schedule and specific needs.

Fast delivery

As a freelancer I’m not only cost-effective but time-effective too. Due to the absence of middle-men, the project cycle runs more efficiently.

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Brand & Identity

Whether you’re just starting out or in need of a rebrand, I work closely with my clients to create identities that are both memorable and meaningful.

  • Logo design
  • Brand & identity systems
  • Brand guidelines

Web Design

I design and build great-looking WordPress sites that work on every device. Functional, fast and eye-catching websites is what I do best.

  • Fully responsive
  • Start-Up style landing pages
  • Built with WordPress CMS


From business cards and brochure design to exhibition banners, the tactile nature of print is something which I love and believe still has great value.

  • Business cards and stationary sets
  • Exhibition banners
  • Brochures and publications

UI & UX Design

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Wether its iOS app design or an online platform – I design and build beautiful interfaces around an understanding of customer interaction and experience.

  • IOS & Android app design
  • Understanding the customer journey
  • Website redesign

How my
process works

I work with all kinds of clients, from fresh and exciting start-ups to well established agencies, however – no matter the client and scope of the deliverables my process follows the same four stages.

This process helps me build meaningful relationships with my clients and adds a focus on delivering a personal service.


Getting to Know You

This is the most integral part of my process, getting to know you and your business in as much detail as possible so I can fully share and understand your vision. We’ll then formulate a brief, budget and timescale.

Research & Discovery

I’ll then begin looking at your clients, building customer profiles, researching competitors and other aspirational brands. This stage involves mood-boards & sketches that help us define visually which direction to take.

Concepts & Ideas

At this stage we’re on to wireframes, sketches and visuals. Your project will start to come to life on the screen, and we’ll be able to discuss and refine ideas in an open collaborative way to get the best solution to your brief.

Detail & Delivery

During this stage I’ll work on the finer development, details and finishing touches of your design. Once the designs finished I’ll be there to help you through every stage of launch.

But wait…

who’s Jake Johnson?

I’m a passionate and detail-driven designer with over 5 years industry experience including time at a leading Manchester agency.

My grounding is in logos, brands and identity systems and I still get excited about setting type and composing grid systems, however –  Digital design and making things look beautiful on screen is also a huge part of what I love about what I do.