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
Scribbles #02: Bendy People

Scribbles #02: Bendy People

A follow up to some drawings I posted recently, this time I’ve been practicing drawing the human figure a bit more. I found that Google didn’t bring up many interesting… read more

14th Nov 2013 | Illustration

The Strangest Thing About Working for Yourself

I’ve mentioned in one or two blog posts in the past about how it felt really bizarre when I first starting earning money for my own freelance jobs, in the… read more

10th Nov 2013 | Freelancing
Scribbles #01

Scribbles #01

I’ve been getting reacquainted with drawing lately as I’m keen to improve my illustration abilities, I like the idea of incorporating it into some design work at some point. I… read more

18th Oct 2013 | Illustration
PenguinPages Website for Sale

PenguinPages Website for Sale

It’s served me well over the last few years but I’m starting to think it’s time to part with my beloved directory website as I no longer have the time… read more

21st Jun 2013 | For Sale