In October 2017 I started a month-long project; hand lettering Devon words and phrases to share online. Many Devonian residents shared their own experiences and memories of these words. And, many people from outside the county expressed their bewilderment, confusion or amusement at the words and phrases I shared. I wanted to take an opportunity […]
On September 14th 2017 there’s a Tweetup for local businesses around the Exeter Area being organised by @Exeter_Hour, @Devon_Exeter and @ExploringExeter (if you;re not following these guys on Twitter yet you really should be). The tweetup is being held at Oddfellows in Exeter, and will be a great chance for local businesses to meet up […]
Brand personality is at the core of every great brand. From Innocent Drinks’ cheeky, irreverent language to BMW’s confidence, every brand has a personality dictating the tone of their language, imagery and style. That’s why, whenever I work with someone to define and create their brand, I start with defining the brand personality. Defining brand […]
One of the things I love most about being a designer is seeing work I produce out in the real world. That’s why I was delighted to be invited to the opening of the Fox Brothers’ exhibition at Coldharbour Mill Museum: Not just to see the exhibition, but to have a look around the site […]
The Foxes: A Family Business is an exhibition documenting the history and achievements of the Fox family; entrepreneurs, industrialists and founders of Coldharbour Mill. I worked with Mill to design the exhibition’s interpretation boards.
I’ve never enjoyed any of Stephen King’s books. Something about his writing style strikes me as immature, the plot twists always seem predictable, and I can never relate to the main characters in the same way I do with other novelists’. I have friends who love his books, people whose literary opinions I trust and […]