Being a designer is like being in the SAS

Posted by on May 11, 2017 in Art, Blogroll, Design, Work | No Comments

Ok not really. But yeah, kind of. Most of us are not being flown off to work covert missions in far flung corners of the globe. And while paper cuts are nasty, they can’t compare. However, all of us could learn from the skills that being in an elite force requires. There are some shared qualities ...

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The power of getting started

Posted by on Mar 7, 2017 in Blogroll, Design, Logos, Work | No Comments

I’ve been thinking about the power of process a lot lately. More so because I’ve had a few identity projects and these are where I feel my process really pays off. I was talking with another designer and they mentioned that they always go to screen and begin design concepts. Each to their own but the thought ...

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Get on with it

Posted by on Oct 26, 2015 in Blogroll, General, Work | No Comments

Get on with it I was complimented today on my writing and it gave me a renewed confidence. Enough so to come back here (probably briefly) and write. On the train home I was mulling over what my subject might be and it struck me that the spurring on of the compliment would be the ...

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