Tuesday, June 29th, 2010

Non ‘celebrity’ design heroes

Far too much of the time we are pre-occupied with ‘celebrity’ designers and developers. But, you know what… There are plenty of talented people out there who aren’t glamourised by the fact they write for a popular blog /magazine or speak at overpriced conferences and are relatively unkown.

The reason for this post is to point out some AWESOME designers and developers I know.. Read More

Wednesday, June 23rd, 2010

Going Solo – the (Wonderful?) World of Freelance

Going Solo Illustration

First off. Welcome to my first blog post it’s been a while in the making and I have finally found made the time for it.

What’s new?

The arrival of my blog and new website is timed with some huge change in my life.

Firstly a few weeks ago I married the love of my life and girlfriend of nearly 10 years, Jenn – whoo-hoo! (I’d highly recommend it).

Secondly I have handed in my notice, in my day job with the intention of persuing freelance/contract work on a full-time basis – so as of Monday July 5th I will be ‘self-employed’. Read More