Unlike a lot of people, freelance graphic designers ask for MORE work!
While doing some research for my own logo redesign I found these stunning examples of minimal heraldic logo design
I spend a lot of my time working under my own steam, so I really enjoyed having the opportunity to work with a group of academics at a the env.infohackit event at the University of Birmingham
I look at 5 of Brum’s oldest companies and find out that being made in Birmingham means innovation and producing goods of the highest quality.
I haven’t posted for a while, and part of the reason is that my girlfriend and I recently spent two weeks on holiday in Italy. We flew into Pisa and then stayed in Florence, Siena and Radda in Chianti – visiting other places such as Lucca, Montepulciano and San Gimignano while we were there. On the […]
Download 10 free wall textures that give you a real feel of the Greek Islands. These textures come from photographs I took while on holiday in Rhodes and Symi.
An amazing trip to Birmingham’s Ikon Gallery to see Varna Road by Janet Mendelsohn, The Colony by Dinh Q Lê and Kelly Mark’s 108 Leyton Ave.
As a graphic designer, I’m constantly sketching away. It’s a fundamental part of producing quality graphic design, and in all honestly a great excuse to get away from the screen. With sketching in mind, I wanted to share something I think other designers, artists and illustrators might find useful, and so this post is all about how to use the Staedtler Mars 502 pencil sharpener for 2mm lead pencils. I know, it doesn’t get much more niche!
How becoming a graphic designer helped me find my identity and leave my old life of crime behind