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Art Expo Poster Design – HP SmartStream D4D – Beta Testing

HP have come up with a truly exciting innovation for designers; an Adobe Illustrator plugin which allows you to randomise certain elements of your design – providing an almost infinite number of possibilities. It also means you could create a series of posters, beer bottles, or other item of packaging where every single version was unique. That just wouldn’t have been possible in …

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Timeline Poster Design for Varsity Education

A timeline poster / infographic designed to show aspiring students the route to an ideal application at Oxford or Cambridge University – taking advance of the coaching Varsity Education offer to get the best possible chance of acceptance. The timeline was to detail key dates, illustrate deadlines, provide goals and ample spaces for notes and annotation. The finished article was …

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HUBOIS – Luxury Brand Logo Design

HUBOIS is a high end luxury brand specialising in premium leather goods; from belts to handbags. As the logo would feature prominently on a wide range of goods, it needed to be simple, remain clear at small sizes and work well when embossed or engraved. In my opinion – ALL logos should meet these criteria! However special care was taken to create …

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Russ Jackson Photography – Website Design

Russ Jackson is an extremely talented photographer with a successful North London studio, specialising in newborn photography. Russ wanted to create a unique brand identity which would really appeal to his target audience, but also a website that would meet all the needs of his rapidly expanding business. The website needed to reflect his new brand architecture; with Newborn, Portrait, Maternity …

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Tools of the Trade

Tools of the trade for a freelance designer? I know what you’re going to say; “A 15”macbook pro, Wacom tablet, Adobe CC subscription”. Yes, absolutely. I’m sure 9 of out 10 designers use those invaluable tools 365 days a year… I’m one of them. But what they don’t tell you when you embark on your journey as a freelance graphic …

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Design Processes – a road-map for Branding & Web Design

What is the process for a brand identity project? What steps does a Graphic Designer take to create a logo? How long does it take to have a website developed? All good questions… Having a clear, tried and tested process is important for both you the designer and your clients. It adds a layer of transparency to the entire project …

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The Portrait Boutique London – Brand Identity Design

I was commissioned to create a Brand Book / Manual & Full Branding for the Portrait Boutique London. They are a high end female portraiture studio, offering a bespoke service for a discerning clientele. Brand Identity, Logo Design, colour scheme, typography and usage are all outlined in this brand book. The Brand is minimal, minimalist, simple, dark, gold, white, refined, …

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Behind the Scenes; new branding for JM Graphic Design

In line with my updated branding, I’ve completed a cosmetic overhaul of the entire JM Graphic Design website. I also created a brand manual – which may seem unnecessary as I am in creative control of my own branding and marketing material; however keeping branding consistent is essential and even a designer can lose track of the initial design decisions, …

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Logo Design & Book Cover Artwork for WithLove.London

With Love Dot London are location photographers who create experiences in London. With their flagship shoot style inspired by fashion, they commissioned me to create a Mobile friendly website that would look and feel just like a high end fashion blog. I also designed the simple but effective logo, and spent a considerable amount of time hand-drawing the signature artwork …

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Branding – Full Brand Identity & Logo Design for Pearlie Care

Pearlie Care is a Support and Counselling Clinic based in Barnet, London – by Patricia Ramzi; a Psychotherapist registered with the British Association of Psychotherapists. She is trained in Person Centred Counselling which is a humanistic approach, Rational Emotive Behavioural Therapy (REBT) along with Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT). She has worked with a variety of clients, dealing with mixture of issues including Anxiety, …

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Behind the scenes; Branding Process for JB Mortgages

Here’s another little sneak peak at the way I work; at all the hard work that really goes on during a project, between the initial consultation and the polished end result… This is by no means every step we took in developing the logo for JB Mortgages… far from it! However this showcases some of the milestones along the way; a …

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JB Mortgages – Website Design & Development

As well as full brand identity design, I designed and developed a website for JB Mortages. Powered by WordPress, fully responsive, mobile friendly and optimised for SEO, this bespoke site was first mocked up and conceptualised visually. Once the visual mockups were signed off, the site build began behind the scenes, was launched privately (only the client may view the …

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Updated Branding for JM Graphic Design

As of 21st May 2017… We’ve updated our Branding Gone is the Red & Black colour scheme & thumbprint logo – replaced by a more refined Monogram logo along with a black and white colour palette. Why? To better reflect my approach; simple, clear design which attracts the right kind of attention. The Red logo had been used since 2013, and …

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Branding for Bakersport Racing

Bakersport are a motorsport team offering arrive and drive racing and track day driving experience packages. Wanting to create a brand which appeals to customers, to sponsors and sits nicely alongside the high impact brands lining the racetrack; they commissioned me to design a new company logo. After playing with some initial ideas, we soon gravitated toward a heavily stylised symbol …

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Wedding Photography Website – for London based Cameo Photography

I was commissioned to design and develop a Wedding Photography London Website – for London based Cameo Photography. The site ties in beautifully with the new branding created for the wedding division of the business, using soft pastel colours, classic typefaces and a textured background to mimic the Italian Gesso Paper used in their stationary. Cameo have been wedding photographers …