Do-er of design type things

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Stock photo fun

Found this funny. The use of stock photography is an every day thing for graphic designers, the art is in making it appear custom made for a client’s service or product. Perhaps not so effectively done in these movie remakes. Enjoy

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Pub quiz

Chicken wings and pub quizzes

Last night Myself and other designer type friends competed in the 3rd annual DA pub quiz. We were The Design Co-op ‘n co’ in celebration of our new shared working space at Point Chevalier. Highlights were the paper jet flying comp and pictionary round, we killed at both these categories. We were[...]

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100 Days

The blind leading the blind

I realised a while back that I am a graphic designer who has lost the art of drawing anything with pen and paper, I rely heavily on computer artworking although a highly valid tool in my industry I had this guilt of my lost ability to also draw something… anything.[...]

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New Office

NEW OLD OFFICE

I’ve moved! My office buddies, Carol, Louise and I have moved to a lovely little office in Point Chevalier. We are calling our space, The Design Co-op and there will be more to come on that name. You can now find me behind Whau Studios at 161 Point Chevalier Rd, Point[...]

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Undies undies undies

Undies undies undies

I sometimes laugh to myself when I think about what being a graphic designer really means compared to what people seem to think it means. Over the past week I photographed and photoshop-ed what are in essence “bionic” undies. My client, Impactwear, design underwear for senior citizens that protects them against[...]

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