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Potwash Josh

Potwash Josh

Category: Colour, Design / Branding/Identity, Designers/Studios,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: Jun 25th 2013
No. of comments: 0

Sam Sharples decided he would set himself the challenge of "making a seemingly un-brandable field of work appear extremely professional". A graphic designer by day and a potwasher by night, Sharples created an alter-ego, Pot...

RE

RE

Category: Advertising, Designers/Studios,

Posted by: Chengzuo Zhen
Posted: Jun 25th 2013
No. of comments: 0

Whether or not this branding design for Optus (the second largest telecommunication company in Australia) suits its target market is up for debate, as a huge portion of its business comes from corporate, enterprise and government clients. But apparently this is for a younger demographic, and certainly a fresh breath of air compared with its traditional high tech image. From the hand-drawn typeface...

BANDiful

BANDiful

Category: Design / Branding/Identity, Design / Packaging, Designers/Studios,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: Jun 23rd 2013
No. of comments: 0

Bandaids can be so troublesome to put on; they're fiddly and just so boring to look at. Design students Vivi Feng and Yu Ping Chuang have tried to simplify and beautify the humble bandaid with BANDiful. Easy to put on and brightly patterned, these little strips could be hung near your desk for to deal with thos...

Dumb Ways To Die — Metro Trains

Category: Advertising, Animation / Motion Graphics,

Posted by: Peter
Posted: Jun 24th 2013
No. of comments: 0

Equal parts cute and morbid, this beautifully done (and recent Cannes-winning) public service announcement for Metro Trains in Melbourne. The colour... the illustration style... the tune... the death..?! Hats off to the guys at McCann Melbourne! Big thanks to London...

Michael Longton in Computer Arts

Michael Longton in Computer Arts

Category: Design / Branding/Identity, Design / Print, Design / Typography, Designers/Studios,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: Jun 23rd 2013
No. of comments: 1

We were thrilled to see our part-time lecturer Michael Longton featured in the latest Computer Arts branding special. His identity is beautifully minimal. If you haven't had the chance to look at his work, pop over to his website to see more. ...

Re:collection

Re:collection

Category: Resources / Educational, Resources / Reference, Web / Resources,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: Jun 16th 2013
No. of comments: 0

Re:collection, the online inventory of Australian graphic design founded by Dominic Hofstede, has just been relaunched, featuring a new design and expanded content. It's a great resource showcasing some beautiful design, mostly from the period between 1960-1980. ...

Manual Creative

Manual Creative

Category: Designers/Studios,

Posted by: Trisha Mee
Posted: Jun 13th 2013
No. of comments: 0

I love the work that Manual Creative produce because of their simple, yet strong and minimal design aesthetic. They also include a summary of the brief for each project and visual references to demonstrate how they came up with the idea so you get to see the thought process behind the designs and brand identities they develop....

Cristiana Couceiro

Cristiana Couceiro

Category: Designers/Studios,

Posted by: Tk Price
Posted: Jun 12th 2013
No. of comments: 1

I love the work of Cristiana Couceiro, because of how she uses fantastic colour palettes and utilises elements of Swiss design in a modern way. She works and lives in Lisbon, Portugal. She collects memories personal and collective, national and international which she uses as part of or inspiration for her collages and pieces....

Birth certificates redesigned

Birth certificates redesigned

Category: Design / Print, Designers/Studios, Magazines, Other Design Fields,

Posted by: Julian
Posted: Jun 7th 2013
No. of comments: 0

East London studio IWANT have redesigned the humble birth certificate as part of Icon magazine's regular Rethink feature. The result is a document full of personal information and imagery relevant to the individual i...

The Hungry Workshop: Vincurable

The Hungry Workshop: Vincurable

Category: Design / Branding/Identity, Design / Print, Designers/Studios,

Posted by: Thea
Posted: Jun 10th 2013
No. of comments: 0

Attention all wine-lovers. The Hungry Workshop have designed business cards for Vincurable, and the ink base is - get this - made out of wine. Letterpress and vino sure make a winning combination.  ...