“We set sail from the World’s End, crossing the forbidden sea, storms, sea monsters and… the unknown. Thirsty and out of our minds we reached the south islands and found this heavenly liquor.”
Folly Farm is a nature reserve just near Bath and Bristol. Combining wildflower meadows, a beautiful cluster of 18th century farm buildings, and a strip of ancient woodland rare into today’s Britain, the location is owned by the Avon Wildlife Trust. However, their website also looked like a relic of days yore so they wanted a redesign and […]
It’s aimed at people who paint as a hobby – they’re looking for inspiration, but they also want to improve their skills and try new things. It’s full of advice and painting tutorials, as well as artist interviews, inspiring painting ideas and exhibitions to visit.
A new website for Carter Hughes Davies – architects, surveyors and project managers in Bath
“Bodoni!” That was the greeting the team used while we put together this 180-page luxury publication aimed at designers. And it so happens that Bodoni was the number two typeface on the list, as I consulted with designers across the industry and researched and wrote about dozens upon dozens of fascinating characters – both the letters and their designers!
It was an important Congress for the GMB trade union, having recently elected a new General Secretary the political team were counting on us to make it the report sharp.
The word back from the client was: “We love it.”
An entire website about stunning architecture, all made from glass? I liked the sound of that and I was lucky enough to write great swathes of copy for it.
The editor Beren and I planned this feature meticulously, focusing on the 1980s and arguing a great deal about just which posters should go in. I won out on the likes of The Dark Crystal and Raiders of the Lost Ark, while he insisted on Willow and Big Trouble in Little China.
As the editor, I developed feature ideas, commissioned and wrote articles, and worked closely with a team of fantastic designers, photographers and illustrators to produce something that ticked the right boxes for ASUS and its customers.