Emmanuel King Turner
James' work purposefully considers client and audience needs.
Cast Iron Director
Excellent work ethic and most importantly, amazing communication skills.
Design Senior Tutor
James has been a resourceful student during this three years at the University of Waikato, showing through his work good conceptual and design skills. His interest for other cultures and for music has enriched his design culture significantly. As a result, his design work shows originality, attention to detail and a transparent design process. I can anticipate that James will make positive contributions as a professional to the society.
James is a pleasure to work with in his communication, professionalism and talent. His amazing ability in understanding my conceptual theme, giving it character and an identity, brought it to life perfectly.
Japanese Design Lecturer
James' enthusiasm towards both historical and current Japanese Design has helped greatly in widening his perspective.
James has clearly presented a great understanding of design process.