8 Books that every Graphic Designer should read

Posted on Sep 15, 2017 in Blog
8 Books that every Graphic Designer should read

8 Books that every Graphic Designer should read Entering in to the world of graphic design can be exciting! There is so much to discover to improve your knowledge and skills. Here are some books I can recommend that I found helped me most along the way – hopefully they can help you to grow […]

Designing for the future: trends we need to consider now

Posted on Jul 28, 2017 in Blog
Designing for the future: trends we need to consider now

Designing for the Future: Trends we Need to Consider Now Design is something that has been around since the beginning of time. From the ten commandments of Moses or the Egyptian and stone age petroglyphs – using design to communicate a message is something that remains consistent. It has continuously developed in many ways over […]

Wonder Illustration Exhibition Opening

Posted on Jun 19, 2017 in Blog
Wonder Illustration Exhibition Opening

Wonder Illustration Exhibition Opening Night   It was great to be part of the group illustration exhibition recently in Filmbase, Temple Bar in Dublin city centre. There was lots of excitement with putting up our framed art after a year of hard work in developing our illustration style leading to all the prep work involved […]

Wonder Illustration Exhibition

Posted on May 31, 2017 in Blog
Wonder Illustration Exhibition

Wonder Exhibition 2017   Looking forward to the exhibition of the illustration course I have been attending over the last year. It’s on in Filmbase in Temple Bar, Dublin 2, opening 6.30pm on the 6th June and continuing until 10th June. It’s been great fun to be part of and I’ve met some really talented and friendly people […]

Offset Dublin 2017

Posted on Feb 27, 2017 in Blog
Offset Dublin 2017

Offset Dublin 2017 – Highlights Offset 2017 did not disappoint! Dublin’s annual creative design event, hosted in Grand Canal dock, was full of talented speakers and designers eager to soak up inspiration and pick up some design tips and goodies. This year had a high focus on illustration, which was great to see. I am currently enrolled in […]

Printmaking

Posted on Jan 27, 2017 in Blog
Printmaking

Printmaking I recently attended some printmaking workshops, where I got the opportunity to create this playful feline print. Using drypoint as a technique, I focused on drawing textures and patterns to build up this image. Perspex (or plexi) is a great material to bring to these workshops because it is not as intimidating as a copper […]

Let’s Go 2017!

Posted on Jan 3, 2017 in Blog
Let’s Go 2017!

Welcome to 2017 Here’s to a creatively satisfying year ahead for us all with many successes, achievements and of course fun! This is a great time to reset goals and start over on any plans or ideas that you may have put to the side. Thanks for all your continued support in 2016, it’s been […]

Christmas Greetings!

Posted on Dec 23, 2016 in Blog
Christmas Greetings!

Christmas Greetings Wishing you all a lovely Christmas break with your friends, family, loved ones and of course… pets 🙂 Hope you enjoy the break to recharge and reflect on this year’s achievements and successes.

Dublin Street Art

Posted on Dec 13, 2016 in Blog
Dublin Street Art

Dublin Street Art Turning the Ordinary into Art… I love how these electricity power boxes around the streets of Dublin have been transformed into works of art. What a great way to add some visual interest to public objects that would normally be considered mundane! My favourite is the one which appears to be a little house […]

Tales for Tadpoles: New Store on Drury Street

Posted on Sep 19, 2016 in Blog
Tales for Tadpoles: New Store on Drury Street

Tales for Tadpoles Opens on Drury Street  Congrats to Tales for Tadpoles for their continued development! Their latest store to officially open is on the popular location of Drury Street – ideally situated in Dublin 2, a key destination for Dublin city-centre shoppers. Once again, their store’s merchandise is displayed with great warmth and charm – the perfect way to house the lovely […]

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