Free Pitching? – You mean Work For Free

Free Pitching? – You mean Work For Free

Why would you work for free? Years ago in the design industry, free pitching was normal and expected. Hours were spent producing mock ups of products or presentation boards to win new accounts. In larger companies it is still often common practice. This is really a...

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Packaging That Sells Your Product

Packaging That Sells Your Product

Where do you start when designing packaging for your product? It can be a minefield depending on what you are selling… Here are a few tips to get you started on the right tracks. Decide on the size and shape - which is most suitable for the product? Does the packaging...

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Rebranding Doesn’t Mean Changing Your Name!

Rebranding Doesn’t Mean Changing Your Name!

Rebranding your image doesn't mean changing your name - ‘Who’ is the best example! We have seen 11official Doctors now with completely different personalities. The most recent of course is Jodie Whittaker who is revolutionising and rebranding Dr Who like we have never...

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What Does a Graphic Designer Do?

What Does a Graphic Designer Do?

A Graphic Designer puts together images and text to produce media that communicates a message. A client who is selling a product or a service will commission a design project. They will be looking to attract the right target audience. A graphic designer develops ideas...

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Have You Heard Of Google Juice?

Have You Heard Of Google Juice?

Are you achieving some good Google juice? We are all being continuously nagged about social media and how we all should be doing it to promote our businesses but does spending hours on Facebook really help our leads and sales? The answer is YES and although many of...

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Snow Blindness and White Space

Snow Blindness and White Space

It's called a "White Out" There we were on the ski lift, we couldn’t see the ground let alone the ski slope! Everything was just a white space, swirling flakes of soft cold fluffy stuff! Skiing off the top of the slope into the whiteness was surreal like jumping into...

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Great Design… but does it actually work?

Great Design… but does it actually work?

Great design, looks good but is it fit for purpose? Do you find it frustrating when you have looked forward to receiving a purchase and find it doesn't work? How annoying to find a product looks great and feels great and then turns out to be so badly designed it is...

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Fuzzy Images will be your downfall!

Fuzzy Images will be your downfall!

Sharpen up your fuzzy images and aim for World domination Do your leaflets look a bit fuzzy and not quite as focussed as they should be? Is your logo a bit blurred around the edges? This very common problem is caused by your images being too small to print properly....

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