I'm a graphic designer and writer in Northern Ireland. Welcome to my blog.
800 retailers have been banned from serving chips to avoid infringing on McDonald’s rights.
Nicolas Ritter’s photography project, One, caught my eye.
Although I’ve yet to find my own cure, there are some common sense things that help.
A fantastic poster created by David Booth some 25 years ago.
That’s my schedule.
“…harmful lies, emotive scaremongering and judgement.”
I’ve been looking for a good microphone (for video calls, podcasts, etc.).
Dark Side of the Lens — stunning cinematography from the swells of the seas.
If you want great work, you’ll need to embrace some simple facts.
When a brand’s product is obvious from the shape alone.
If you have a WordPress blog, I recommend giving PostPost a go.
Renowned writer and creator Neil Gaiman explains how freelancers attract new business.
More design employment advice, this time contributed by Blair Thomson of Exeter-based Believe in.
If only every footbridge was as creative as the one over Germany’s Rhein-Herne canal.
Painters suspended on cables of the Brooklyn Bridge, on October 7, 1914.
What type of business would you refuse to work with on ethical grounds?
A business card for a bespoke tailor, and another for a music duo.
It’d be great to learn from the business owners among you.
Milton Glaser was recently asked, “What do you think of Donald Trump?”
Take two imaginary names, pair each with the symbol you think is a better fit.
Mytton Williams reminisce about their past self-promotional work.
What they did was terrible, dishonest and wonderfully entertaining. But what it teaches us is the incomparable value of good branding and design.
These cover designs for Penguin Education are great.
Imagine you own my three blogs.
Bruno Aveillan celebrates 165 years of Cartier in his latest short film L’Odyssée de Cartier.
This is a self-initiated typographic experiment that explores the relationships between upper-case and lower-case letters, and also records the transformation between them.
Damn Good highlights the favourite work of designers around the globe, showcasing their best and most passionate projects.
View these (and other) panoramic shots in full screen and interactive glory on Will Pearson’s website.
From graffiti and mural painting, to graphic design and illustration, Boa Mistura want to give the world its colour back. 5 heads, 10 hands, just one heart.
Email marketing 101: Don’t spam.