I designed a logo for my brother who works for the Middlesbrough council. He was setting up a new scheme to encourage people within the council to help with the local foodbank initiative.
A developer colleague and I were discussing why it was bad practice to place red text (an error message) on a blue background. We then got on to the subject of what colours complement each other and I did a rather bad job of explaining basic colour theory.
Produced in ink and paint these quotes are from a number of web design conferences I have attended over the past few years. By observation and experimentation I'm exploring hand lettering techniques paying close attention to spacing, form and balance.
I found a dead bee outside by the back door as the snow fell. So I took it inside and made this study of it.
These drawings were done in the great outdoors around Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire.