- After studying in Durban Junior Valentim joined the “creative world” in Johannesburg,working as a graphic artist.
- Having learnt the ropes in the below and above - the - line in the advertising industry, he gained invaluable experience as a creative in various Agencies, working on several blue chip accounts.
- Relocating to Durban Junior joined forces in a partnership and formed Bartlett Cleal & Valentim Advertising Group
- Later on and realising an old dream, he embarked on a freelance path, with a wealth of experience, in illustrating, cartooning and sketch - noting. This revolves illustrating children’s books, cartooning/caricatures for campaigns and attending conferences/workshops, drawing live pictures based on relevant themes.