Pete was brought up and educated in Shropshire, England. Defecting to London in 1986 he lived and worked there until (almost) the end of the 20th century. Since 1999 Pete and his family have been beside the sea in Hastings, East Sussex and now live in nearby St. Leonards-on-Sea.
Pete is a trained graphic designer and studied at various English art schools. Past full-time employment has included positions at the University of London Institute of Education, various design studios, and Central Saint Martins College of Art & Design, London. Pete holds a Post Graduate diploma in Multimedia (distinction status) also from Central Saint Martins.
In 1995 he became his own boss and ever since then has operated as a software trainer and designer working with a wide and diverse range of businesses both large and small. In addition to operating under his own banner for businesses and educational institutions, Pete has also been hired by many London based training companies—all of them Adobe authorised.
Pete’s teaching credentials include a Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE Post Compulsory Education) from the University of Brighton. He has worked in the educational sector as a sessional lecturer on art and design courses at various colleges and universities supported by his own commercial experience.
Pete’s track record and background is ideal for professionals and enthusiasts seeking training (at all levels) from a range of disciplines: graphic and web designers, photographers, animators, artists, teachers, lecturers, marketing professionals and many others.