Category Archives: Inspiration

3 Reasons Why Business Start-ups Fail & What You can Learn

I’ve seen many business start-ups grow with success and some unfortunately fail. Why? There are some figures that claim as many as 90% of startups will ultimately lose money. And money pays the bills. So why do so many startups fail and more importantly, what can you do differently?

Food typography in logos

Typography in logo design is a fine art and when you combine this with creating lettering out of foodstuff – the results can be quite stunning. The practise of creating food lettering is a popular approach in the design industry and can make your designs eye-catching and more shareable to your audience! All you need is: a room […]

8 tips to creating a design credentials pitch for a client

I often get asked as part of a design proposal what the process is for a design project, who we are, what do we charge and have you done anything similar to what we want? This article I’ll be showing you my recent credentials pitch document I’ve put together for new client proposals

Graphic Design – a good return on your investment?

Working for a variety of businesses with their marketing team to create a variety of graphic design needs, from logo design, website designs, email designs and a few advertising campaigns, I find this question always niggles at the back of my mind: Did they get any good return on their investment?