Colourful design for the Drifters series of beer labels. This one was called Drifters Rainbow – and the owners asked for the label to be extremely colourful, obviously using the colours of the rainbow. But it also had to follow the brand theme (a seascape scene with yachts). I first tried to include an actual […]
Calendar design & print for a UK based wildlife photographer, Tom Way. Using my standard, simple A4 calendar template, the photography is the main ingredient to this design. The area for dates & text was kept minimal – just using the space best to allow for a little advertising on each page, and obviously allowing […]
Xero Lipo, by Cosmeditech, is a brand within itself, and required a brand guidelines document for clients who wish to market the product. The document contains all the instructions needed to promote the Xero brand – including colour specifications, logo use, photography use & typography settings. Obviously every company has their own style & tone […]
Two Drifters Brewery required a series of label designs for their range of ales & beers. This is the first one: Drifters Gold. I had to do a bit of research for this job… sampling lots of beers! Or just looking at the various Gold beers & ales in the supermarket to get a feel […]
Large format graphics for a Lumenis UK exhibition display. The exhibition was 6m wide by 2m tall, so the design needed to be separated into several panels, which could be reconfigured & shuffled about for future exhibitions. The design was first created as a whole, so the marketing team could see how it would look […]
Large format exhibition design for Cosmeditech, to be used at the Professional Beauty exhibition 2017. The stand consisted of 2 large panels (2m wide by 3m tall), and a 1m by 2m pop-up banner. The artwork was created using mainly vector graphics – to reduce file size & to maintain print quality. This also lends […]
Set of magazine advert designs for Cosmeditech / Xero. The first advert was created for a more corporate magazine, and the second (Xero) advert was created for a consumer audience, so focused more on the product. The graphic design was intended to be clean, crisp & simple, using only the important information & a bold […]
Simple flyer design for Heath Skin, to promote their new website & cosmetic products. The flyer was produced as a print-ready PDF and a JPEG for online / social media use. The front (pictured) was kept quite simple, using a few products, the logo & a model image. The reverse showed all product categories and […]
2017 calendar design for a photographer based in Assynt, Scotland… featuring some amazing landscapes from the area. The calendar design itself is very clean & minimalistic, simply showcasing the photography. I believe that a calendar design should always be about the images… and the area for dates should be just functional, making best use of […]
The North East Ferret Rescue calendar design for 2017! As always, featuring photographs of rescue ferrets supplied by friends & colleagues of the group. The calendar design itself uses my standard template, which is clean & minimalistc – simply showcasing the images, while making best use of space to function as a calendar.
Cosmeditech attended a number of exhibitions to launch Xero – their flagship product. They required several large format graphic displays to decorate their exhibition stands. The image featured here was photographed at Olympia Beauty, London. Each panel was 2 meters tall, so required large format print graphic design… using vector graphics where possible, but high […]
To help launch the Xero product line, a brochure design was required to outline the benefits & main selling points in easy to read, bite-size chunks. The design was produced as an A4 landscape brochure, using high quality stock images & well-written copy. The preview shows two open spreads.
Tom Way is an excellent wildlife photographer who required a bespoke calendar design to promote his photography services. The design was intended to be clean & minimalistic, using a simple layout which makes best use of the space & showcases the imagery – with space for advertising on each page. The calendars were created using […]
Design & print of the 2016 North East Ferret Rescue Calendar. Hopefully creating some awareness for those North East Ferrets! Using my A3 calendar template, plus some nice graphics supplied by John for the front cover, we created a nice simple calendar – showcasing the photography taken by NEFR members. The calendar design also incorporated […]
Glitter Body Art required a range of custom designed boxes to enhance their products. The packaging designs were produced using Illustrator, Photoshop & InDesign – the background designs were created as illustrations, they were then taken into Photoshop to apply textured overlays, then produced as print ready PDF templates using InDesign, where typography was introduced. […]
Custom design & printing of a wildlife photography calendar. The photographer required a clean, minimalistic calendar design which simply showcased his photography. The calendar was designed using InDesign, creating a 14 page, A4 document. The calendars were produced with spiral binding & hangar – with the back page reversed to display all month images.