Time Flies – 12 Months Of Freelancing

Posted on Oct 15, 2014 in Journal | No Comments

Believe it or not it’s been exactly a year since I took the plunge and went freelance. I got a reminder yesterday via Timehop which showed me a picture I posted on Instagram of my desk just before I started my first full day working for myself. Look how tidy and organised I was! Things […]

Polygon Love

Posted on Mar 12, 2014 in Design, Inspiration | No Comments

A couple of years ago I stumbled across the work of UK Illustrator Liam Brazier and was immediately drawn in by its angular charm. Liam uses the polgonal lasso tool in photoshop to create the masterpieces seen below and once again I was surprised at how such a simple technique can create such a beautiful […]

Review – Beer Packaging Design (and the beer inside!)

Posted on Jan 3, 2014 in Design, Journal, Logo Design / Branding, Reviews | No Comments

For Christmas I received a voucher for BeerBods from my Father-in-law. The voucher told me that within a week I would have 12 craft beers winging their way to me in the post. I was of course delighted. BeerBods is a company who is determined to get Britain drinking better beer. Every 12 weeks they […]

Musical Review of 2013 – Infographic

Posted on Dec 20, 2013 in Design, Reviews | No Comments

For the last seven or eight years it has become a bit of a tradition for my friends and I to email each other at the end of the year to share what we think were the musical highlights of the year. It’s a chance to look back at the music we’ve added to our […]

Nothing Is Original

Posted on Nov 12, 2013 in Inspiration | One Comment

Every morning when I sit down at my desk I follow the same routine. Coffee. Email. Social Media. Inspiration sites. We’re creatures of habit and it’s rare that I deviate from these four things before I get stuck into the project I’m currently working on. But this hasn’t always been the case. There was a […]