Hello, I’m Patrick. I'm an award-winning Motion Designer and Illustrator based in London, UK working across broadcast, sport, music and food industries. Over this time I’ve been weaving sound and motion together in 2D and 3D in to enegetic music videos and working closely with a wide variety of major brands.
I started working in art and design while making music videos for my friends and my own band. Gradually I found total passion for design and animation and now I work full time as a Freelance Motion Designer including working on perma-lance basis with the BBC. My other clients include: Lego, Fox Sports, Chelsea, Gran Turismo, World Rugby, The Daily Mail, Royal Ascot and many more.
I work in 2D and 3D including illustration and 3D modelling. Please take a look at my work for a flavour of the variety of styles I can put together for you.
I'm here working on Spotify because I'm passionate about music and simply put I love working with music artists.
Contact me through the green button above and let's get to work.
88 Reviews - 9 Repeat ClientsEndorse Patrick Blake
Fast, efficient, and listened to feedback. Look forward to working together again.
Understands the assignment well and has great communication skills. Look forward to future projects with him.
Awesome work and delivered in a timely manner! Great price for the amazing graphics. 10/10 would recommend!
The artwork that Patrick produced was perfect and amazing. He worked with me back and forth on refining the design and was very patient. Will be using again soon!
Another amazing animation. Patrick is the best when it comes to animations.
I'll be back.
Great Job as usual, our de facto go-to specialist for Canvas.
Amazing work as always!
Five Stars for quality, feedback and speed,
Hella talented. Patrick did a stellar job!!! Been blessed with his artistry. I look forward to continued collaboration with him.
Patrick was receptive and patient with my request and came in with his own great ideas. Quick turnaround and great final product. I'd be glad to collaborate with him again in the future.
Patrick created a Spotify Canvas, Visualizer and Lyrics Video for my new song and did an amazing job. Very professional, quick response time and easy to work with! Thank you!
Patrick is a pro; talented, artistic, quick, kind and professional. He did a great job & was great to work with.
The best spotify canvas since I started making music.
Patrick did a great job. Totally recommend.
Patrick, brilliant work, understand a fast and implement the vision.
Brilliant as always - Patrick is a real pro.
Fab job as usual - hit the mark in double quick time. Patrick is a real pro
Great job on my Spotify canvas Patrick very impressed. Look forward to working with you again
Great work - quick and timely turn around! Would recommend!
Brilliant as always - creative and professional in every aspect.
Interview with Patrick Blake
Q: Describe the most common type of work you do for your clients.
A: Advertisement, digital and broadcast graphics, 3D visuals, illustration and energetic animations.
Q: What's your strongest skill?
Q: Tell us about your studio setup.
A: High-spec desktop computer, three screens because I'm cool, laptop for spill over render work, studio speakers for pumping out the jams and a load of house plants.
Q: What other musicians or music production professionals inspire you?
A: Tame Impala, Run the Jewels, Meshuggah
Q: What type of music do you usually work on?
A: Low-fi, alt-rock, trip-hop, RnB
Q: What do you bring to a song?
A: Energising the artist's music further by boosting the key emotions of the track.
Q: How would you describe your style?
A: Classical Art training background that now underpins much more clean/modern stylised design and character work.
Q: What's your typical work process?
A: Typically more time in the planning stage than the execution, though both are vital. Then when production's underway I always work listening to the artist's tracks.
Q: What was your career path? How long have you been doing this?
A: Politics degree -> Musician -> Fine Artist -> Music Video Director -> Motion Designer/Artist. Never believed that life should be a straight line. I've been at this for 8 years.