Inside My Graphic Design Sketchbooks

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I love the creative process. I love seeing the stages an artist goes through when creating a piece of work. All artists go through this to some extent. I love this process so much I thought I would share some of my graphic design sketchbooks where you can see some of my own creative process […]

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Zoella’s £50 Calendar Probably Did Take A Year To Make

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Today I’m going to give my point of view of the whole Zoella £50 advent calendar debacle. If you’re out of the loop on this essentially Zoella teamed up with Boots to create an advent calendar which was priced at £50 and it made quite a lot of people understandable angry. First because of the […]

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A Designer’s Guide To Pinterest

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Today I thought I would share how I use Pinterest. From reading a few tutorials it appears I don’t use Pinterest the same way as most, or even really the way Pinterest has designed it to be used. I don’t use any of the social networking aspects so you can follow me but I probably […]

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Supermundane Workshop at GDFS

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Graphic Design Festival Scotland (GDFS) is a week long graphic design festival held at The Lighthouse in Glasgow. There are competitions, talks, workshops and a 2-day project. Last year I went along to see the international poster exhibition and wasn’t very impressed by it. This year not only did I get to see the poster […]

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The Sketchbook Project 2018

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I love sketchbooks. I spend a lot of time working in sketchbooks. I think I like seeing sketchbook work more than the final outcome. I love seeing the process of coming up with an idea and refining it. So when I came across the Sketchbook Project from the Brooklyn Art Library I knew this was […]

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4 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Attend Art School

A few weeks ago I wrote about all of the advantages of attending art school. In that post I mentioned there were a few bad things about studying an art course so today I will be sharing all the reasons why you shouldn’t go to art school. The one big argument out there about art […]

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