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
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
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
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

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