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
File naming conventions for creatives

File naming conventions for creatives

This is the first proper blog post I’ve written in 21 months, and what a riveting post at that! It’s only within the last year or so where I’ve had… read more

13th Sep 2016 | Design, Freelancing, Tips & Tutorials
Poster Giveaway: Super Happy Fun Times

Poster Giveaway: Super Happy Fun Times

Poster giveaway time! I have a few prints of my submission for the ‘Super Happy Fun Times’ exhibit for The Print Social. To enter, simply RT the tweet below… winners… read more

5th Sep 2015 | Freebies, Illustration

Photoshop vs InDesign for Designing Websites

I’ve fairly recently decided to choose InDesign in favour of Photoshop for designing websites. Before this I’d been happily using Photoshop since the start of my career (even before that… read more

8th Jan 2015 | Design
Back to School: My Shillington Experience

Back to School: My Shillington Experience

I hope this article will be useful both for people considering studying at Shillington as well as those who are feeling like their design career maybe needs a bit of… read more

4th Jan 2015 | Design, Freelancing, Reviews
How to Crop Vectors in Adobe Illustrator

How to Crop Vectors in Adobe Illustrator

If you’re quite new to Adobe Illustrator (or vector based programs in general) it can be tough to get your head around how to crop images and graphics, especially if… read more

28th Dec 2014 | Design, Tips & Tutorials
Scribbles #03: Dancers

Scribbles #03: Dancers

I’ve been crazy busy in recent months working on my portfolio as well as redesigning / building my new website… juggling both of these with client work as well as… read more

21st Sep 2014 | Illustration
Free WordPress: How-to Guide

Free WordPress: How-to Guide

Below is a guide I have typed up to show people how to use WordPress to manage the content on their websites. I’ve created a lot of how-to guides in… read more

17th Mar 2014 | Freebies, Tips & Tutorials