Daily logo challenge: 01–10

Daily logo challenge: 01–10

I thought I’d share some of my submissions for #dailylogochallenge. Daily Logo Challenge is a series of miniature briefs that designers can use to improve their logo design skills… a… read more

3rd Aug 2020 | Design
Timeless design

Timeless design

I was browsing Instagram recently(ish), soaking up the design inspiration as I often do, when I noticed something that caught my eye from a page I follow — @blank_poster. Blank… read more

15th Jul 2020 | Design
Tips for effective logo design

Tips for effective logo design

If you are hiring a designer / design agency to design a logo for your brand — or if you are designing a logo yourself — then there are a… read more

15th Feb 2020 | Design, Tips & Tutorials
Graphic designer personal branding 2017

Graphic designer personal branding 2017

As with my previous one, I thought it would make sense to share my current personal branding through a blog post. Here is the identity I put in place around… read more

6th Jan 2019 | Design, Freelancing
Etsy updates + the benefits of working on your own stuff

Etsy updates + the benefits of working on your own stuff

I’ve been really busy working on some new additions to my Etsy shop of recent and am looking forward to seeing how well they perform. The importance of working on… read more

30th Dec 2018 | Design, For Sale
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