Andrew Davies

Book creator in Sydney

I love books. I love making books.

All aspects: from conception to authoring,
editing, illustrating, designing, typesetting to finished art.


Freelance book designer

New Holland Publishers 

2014 – present

Design of over a hundred books including covers and internals.

Freelance publications designer

Giramondo Publishing Company 

2001 – present

Typesetting and final art for over a hundred books.

Designer, illustrator and publisher

Sunshine Educational 

1996 – present


Freelance graphic designer 

Andrew Davies Creative Communication

1995 – present 

Work includes book publishing, information graphics for Weldon Owen, Millennium House, Readers Digest, Global Book Publishing, Cosmos Magazine, Australian Geographic);  annual reports, website design and construction; corporate and logo design.


Freelance graphic designer 




Publications manager  

The Centre for Independent Studies

1991 – 1993


Compositor, office manager

Trade Typesetters Canberra

1984 – 1986 



Bachelor of Design, Visual Communications

University of Technology, Sydney

Sydney College of the Arts
1987 – 1990