Mark Makin graduated from Coventry College of Art with a BA in Graphic Design in 1970. He has worked as an art college lecturer in graphic design specialising in printmaking (lithography and screen printing), a creative director in advertising and has been a professional freelance graphic designer for the last 30 years, working in Nottingham for clients such as Central Television, Makita power tools, BBC, Boots and Rolls Royce Aero Engines.

He has played and toured around Europe and the UK as a blues guitarist in bands and with various musicians since the 1970s, appearing on various recordings over the years.

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