Damon Roberts Exhibit at Left Bank Leeds

Damon Roberts Exhibit at Left Bank Leeds

I’ve realised that, as of today, I’ve been based in Leeds for exactly seven months… so I thought it was about time I got something Leeds related in my blog!… read more

12th Sep 2018 | Design, Events
Working for free

Working for free

I thought I’d offer my thoughts on this age-old debate of when / whether creatives should work for free. I’ve read arguments from both sides but generally don’t tend to… read more

2nd Sep 2018 | Freelancing
A creative’s guide to getting freelance work

A creative’s guide to getting freelance work

It’s been a while since I wrote a post about freelancing advice… I got inspired to write this as I often get people asking me how I find freelance work,… read more

1st Jan 2018 | Freelancing, Tips & Tutorials
LJMU: graphic design and illustration degree show 2017

LJMU: graphic design and illustration degree show 2017

I always find it pretty inspirational looking at student work. Here are some shots of the pieces that stood out to me from the graphic design and illustration degree show… read more

21st Sep 2017 | Design, Events
New graphic / typographic prints for sale

New graphic / typographic prints for sale

I’ve made some interesting additions to my Etsy shop which you can buy!

5th Mar 2017 | Design, For Sale
Etsy store is live!

Etsy store is live!

It’s taken longer than planned but I’ve finally got my Etsy shop online! You can visit it here. I thought Etsy could be a nice little creative outlet around client… read more

5th Nov 2016 | Design, For Sale
Inside my design sketchbooks: 2014–2016

Inside my design sketchbooks: 2014–2016

Some of my logo, typography and layout sketches over the last couple of years… along with a fair bit of rough illustration work too. These days I can’t even imagine… read more

12th Oct 2016 | Design, Illustration
Email etiquette

Email etiquette

Trying to get tone of voice across in text can be pretty difficult, but there are certain methods you can use in order to keep your messages sounding nice and… read more

25th Sep 2016 | Freelancing, Tips & Tutorials
Graphic designer self-branding 2014–2017

Graphic designer self-branding 2014–2017

If you’re a designer and anything like myself, you probably find that you are your own worst client and by far the most difficult to please. It always turns out… read more

13th Sep 2016 | Design, Freelancing