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
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
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

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
Tips for Designers Going Freelance: Part 2 (Hints & Tips)

Tips for Designers Going Freelance: Part 2 (Hints & Tips)

Right now I’m thinking I should have started the titles of these articles with a word other than ‘Tips’, as I now have the same word twice in the title…… read more

5th Jan 2013 | Freelancing, Tips & Tutorials
Tips for Designers Going Freelance: Part 1 (My Story)

Tips for Designers Going Freelance: Part 1 (My Story)

It’s hard to believe it’s been almost 3 years since I went freelance as a web designer full time. Having said that, it’s only within the last 6 months or… read more

12th Dec 2012 | Freelancing, Tips & Tutorials

Pro-Bono Work for Creatives & Charities

If you work in a creative field or none-profit and are after some kind of design work then you may be in luck! As I’m currently seeking some pro-bono work… read more

13th Nov 2012 | Design, Freebies, Freelancing