A new month, a fresh perspective

I’ve been having a play with Adobe Premiere and put together a showreel of work to show the various services and exerience on offer at Artibrand Design. The advantages of animating your work allows you to strip apart some of the layers to reveal how a visual is created. The showreel is 1 minute 50 […]

Glenmorangie Academy identity

Congratulations to the Glenmorangie team in winning two Business Excellence Awards at the West Lothian Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards. I was proud to be on their table at the awards and recently designed a logo for their Glenmorangie Academy. The logo is comprised of a letter “A” in the form of an upward […]

Jane Davies brand identity

Artibrand creates the brand identity for Jane Davies, Heritage Learning Consultants. Jane was looking for a brand identity that reflected the idea of heritage, learning, engagement, collaboration, community and inclusion. Have a look at the full story here:Jane Davies Brand Identity If you would like to see examples of our methodology in creating brand identity […]

Hot desking for creatives

It’s the new way of working in a creative and collaborative environment, where you share studio space with like minded creatives. Entrance / reception at Out of the Blue, Leith Creative centres are now in many cities and towns across the UK. These are now established hubs where the centres are not only a hotbed […]

The Scandinavian Way of thinking

A recent trip to Copenhagen was an inspiration in terms of architecture, history, leisure, but more so an interesting viewpoint on how they are developing contemporary urban communities. Visiting the Architecture Museum Dansk Arkitektur Center there is an extremely interesting video by one of the major advocates of humanistic architecture, Professor Jan Gehl, in a […]

National Gallery of Scotland

A Saturday afternoon spent at the Mound in Edinburgh taking in the Caravaggio exhibition at the Royal Scottish Academy, then across to the Scottish National Gallery. Unfortunately no photos allowed at the Caravaggio one but photos allowed (without flash) in the main National Gallery.   Two favourite paintings: El Greco (Domenikos Theotokopoulos) ‘The Saviour of […]

Lighthouse visit

A recent trip to the Lighthouse, Glasgow – always an inspiring experience. On this occasion poster design from around the world, including some designers sketches and workings. Highly recommended for a visit if you are in town: Lighthouse Glasgow.

Edinburgh Creative Network

It was great to meet other creatives at Codebase today as part of the Creative Edinburgh network event. What a great platform to meet other creatives – first meeting included such diverse fields such as digital fabric design, sound composing to online video advertising. Coffee and nibbles too – what’s not to like!!!!