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
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
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

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
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