Sam Orchard

Resources, Publications, Communications and Illustration.
Finding creative ways to communicate complex ideas.


  • Master of Creative Writing (High Distinction) Auckland University of Technology, New Zealand, 2011
  • Bachelor of Law University of Otago, New Zealand 2003-2008.
  • Bachelor of Arts Media, Film and Communication (First Class Honours) University of Otago, New Zealand 2003-2008


  • Digital Office: Microsoft Office (including Word, Excel, Powerpoint and Publisher), Pages for Mac.
  • Digital Image and Film: Adobe Photoshop, Paint Shop Pro 7, iMovie, Microsoft Movie Maker, scanning, importing, and exporting digital media.
  • Digital Publishing: Adobe Indesign, Adobe Publisher, HTML and CSS, Wordpress, and Wix.
  • Hands-On: Drawing and illustration in all degrees. Specializes in pen and ink, can also work in watercolor, acrylic, stencils, screenprinting, photography, and markers.