How much do you charge for design and artwork?
The basic hourly rate for graphic design and artworking services is £26, however for high-end creative services the rate increases to £32. On viewing your brief I can provide a quotation estimation, however this is based on timescales and subject to amendment if more time is incurred whilst working on your project.

Will I be charged additionally for any photographic images used in the project? Yes, we purchase most of our images from stock libaries online and must cover any additional costs incurred. You must also note that the usage of stock photography or graphic elements cannot be copyrighted or trademarked and the ownership cannot be transferred to yourself the client for future usage.

Once the project has been completed will a gain ownership of the artwork? The ownership of any files remains the full legal property of Creative Media unless otherwise stated. We can transfer copyright ownership of any artwork created under special circumstances however this may incur additional fees payable to Creative Media and you must notify us with your intentions before we start working on your project.

What are your payment terms? This is dependent on individual project quotation terms and conditions, however our standard terms and conditions are we require an artwork or creative fee deposit to be paid in full before starting any project once the project quotation has been agreed in writing. We will also require the full balance before launching any website or starting any printing. Please note any quoted printing turnaround days will only commence once you have been notified via email confirmation that we have received your approval and full written approval to proceed. Websites will also only be launched on receipt of  full payment and receiving your written approval to proceed.

What are your full terms and conditions? Please click on the link to view our full terms and conditions.

Do you charge to attend meetings?
We may charge an hourly rate to attend meetings and any travelling costs incurred, however this will be stated in email correspondence prior to the meeting. Please note: I am a freelance designer working in the evenings for this reason I can only work with clients in Warrington or surrounding areas and all meetings must be conducted at your premises out of hours.

How much does a basic static website cost? A basic entry level 5 page website starts from £550 approx dependent on your requirements.

How can I make payment? We will send across a paypal payment email along with the quotation.

Are your SEO search engine optimisation packages guaranteed to work? We will use our professional skills and current SEO knowledge to improve your sites search engine ranking and increase visitors, however we are unable to guarantee or predict the final end results.

Are project turnaround times guaranteed? No, project and production turnaround times quoted are approximate timescale indications only unless otherwise stated in written agreement.

How long are quotations valid for? Quotations are valid for 30 days from the date of issue and subject to standard terms and conditions.

Do you work on FREE pitches? Sorry, we are unable to conduct any free pitches.