Google Resizer – A Tool for Testing Responsive UI

Google Resizer – A Tool for Testing Responsive UI

Google this week launched Resizer – a tool for testing how user interface designs respond to different breakpoints. By entering a live URL, designers can view in real time how layout patterns work at different sizes. Resizer follows on from the release of Material – a set of rules and guidelines covering Google’s visual and […]

Steve Jobs talks Paul Rand

Steve Jobs talks Paul Rand

Came across this interesting Steve Jobs interview where he talks about working with Paul Rand and the Apple logo.

The Goat Herder and his Lots and Lots and Lots of Goats

The Goat Herder and his Lots and Lots and Lots of Goats

This animated short by Will Rose put a smile on my face.

A great talk about storytelling

A great talk about storytelling

Andrew Stanton, co-writer of Toy Story, Finding Nemo and Wall-E talks about the keys to telling great story. Image by Yon Garin.

Stampedes: Postage stamp pictures

Stampedes: Postage stamp pictures

During my recent stay in Milton Keynes for the great MK Geek All Dayer, I had the pleasure of meeting Sandra Dartnell. Aside from her day job, Sandra makes these beautiful pictures she calls Stampedes, by collaging postage stamps. Stampedes can form a story, or depict the passions and personality of the recipient. The results […]

HAILO Logo

HAILO Logo

Hailo is an innovative service that matches taxi drivers and passengers through its mobile app. Started in London in 2011, the service is now available in 16 cities across the world. Their logo is brilliant. Simple. Relevant. Clever. Attractive. Witty. All the ingredients necessary for a truly memorable logo that works exceptionally well as the […]

Fontsmith Mailers

Fontsmith Mailers

Happy to receive these specimen booklets in the post today from the masterful type maestros Fontsmith, showing off three of their fonts: FS Elliott, FS Truman and FS Olivia. The booklets are expertly designed by Thomson Brand Partners with some nice touches of humour and beautiful print finishing by the ever brilliant Team Impression.  

Radio card collages

Radio card collages

Julia Trigg has created these beautiful prints from her collection of radio cards from the early 20th century. Radio or ham cards were unique postcards sent by amateur radio enthusiasts as a receipt that they had received transmission. The Brighton based collage artist has spliced them up into these great compositions that she sells on […]

AOI Illustration Award WInners 2013

AOI Illustration Award WInners 2013

The Association of Illustrators was established in 1973 as a body to promote, inform and advise freelance illustrators in their careers. Every year the AOI hold their high profile Illustration Awards showing exceptional illustration across a number of different categories. There are two awards given for each category, a Professional Award for those already working […]