Another great project to tell you about this week, interspersed with a plenty of graphic design tips to spur you on in your own projects.
I first met Alison when my children and hers went to a mother and toddler group in Belper, Derbyshire, oh a lot of years ago now.
I originally did her a quote for producing a small brochure for her horsehair jewellery business, but at the time she decided not to proceed with it in the end.
The first time I heard from her more recently was in reply to an email I sent out during 2014 . . .
. . . letting people know about the FREE website offer that I did in conjunction with my business partners at DBN.
“I don’t need a website for me” she replied. . . ” but I have a friend who could be interested”
So I chatted to the friend, and ended up doing a great project and website last year (http://www.lindawildideas.co.uk/blog/2014/10/and-the-runners-and-riders-are/).
Then a few weeks back, Alison got in touch with me again.
Blog 99, (eurovision) remember this:
Watch this space, and in a future blog I will tell you how it went.
Well true to my word, here is the client story, the Why, Who and How. . . . of the Parent = Leader project. . . . . (with some valuable design tips on font and colour to help you too.)
. . . . now in the beginning, this was merely a great opportunity to catch up with an old acquaintance, and work on my first international project . . . .
. . . but more recently, due to personal events with my eldest son (just the normal pressures of bringing up a 9 year old I guess) this has made me think a little deeper. Continue reading
You know how when you are working, it’s all about what your customer needs, and you are busily working IN your business . . .
. . . after all, you don’t get paid for working ON your own business do you?
OR DO YOU?
Lets find out . . . .
. . . .I am really proud of all the design work I do for my clients, my integrity ensures that they get an excellent service and a top class designed result, that ticks the boxes of my continued marketing learning . . . .
. . . and then they happily pay me for my work.
In continuation from last weeks theme of looking good, face to face, and maintaining that look on your business card.
I am now coming onto the rest of your marketing, flyers and website, invitations, banners and promotions . . .
But less on the actual items themselves, and more on the content and ingredients of your branding for these items.
SO go with me on this for a bit . . . . . does George Clooney look good to you? Continue reading
With so much going on around us, and seemingly so little time to fit everything in, then we tend to be quick to dismiss things that don’t have real power . . . . Continue reading