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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The Pinkest Pink and Blackest Black

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I am here today to tell what some may consider a very silly story. It concerns Anish Kapoor who was given the right to use Vantablack, the blackest pigment known to man, and Stuart Semple. Who got angry at Mr Kapoor for being the only person who had the right to use this pigment and […]

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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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