Top Tips for Working from Home

Top Tips for Working from Home

I know what you all think about home workers; we sit in our pyjamas, working from our sofa… Just kidding, I know only my Dad thinks that. I’m no stranger to working from home. When I worked in-house as a designer, I often had to work from home due to a print deadline...
10 Tips for More Motivation – Guest Blog

10 Tips for More Motivation – Guest Blog

We all know how hard it can be to get the jobs done that we really need to do but have zero motivation for! Here, in a guest blog, Mary Richards from Motivated Women gives us 10 tips for motivation whether in business or in life. 1. Define your purpose. Find your...
Is it time for a brand refresh?

Is it time for a brand refresh?

Do you need a brand refresh? They say “don’t judge a book by its cover”, yet we continually find ourselves judging everything around us. Whether it be the aforementioned books, the clothing of the person next to you or indeed the logo used for your...
How I Became a Designer: Part 2

How I Became a Designer: Part 2

Following on from my blog post on the beginnings of my journey into graphic design, I am giving an insight into what came next. I’d left university and had been working for the college as a designer and was recommended to a local designer, Helen Mackenzie, who took me...
My Year in Review 2019

My Year in Review 2019

I like to look back each year and celebrate the projects I’ve worked on and to showcase some of the businesses I’ve helped with their branding. I have only picked a few projects as there’s been so many – but these are some of my favourites! First up in 2019 was...
How I Became a Designer: Part 1

How I Became a Designer: Part 1

I’m often asked how I got started in graphic design. To be honest, I didn’t even know what a graphic designer was when I was growing up. My Mum worked in a shop and my Dad was a groundsman and there wasn’t really anyone artistic in my family whatsoever! Growing up in...