As a graphic design student it is mandatory that I have a bit of an unhealthy obsession with pens. To most people they're just basic biros that you use to jot down your shopping list but to us they're just about as exciting as snow on christmas day. When you find a pen that works … Continue reading My favourite journal/design pen
Hello lovelies, today I thought I would put my design degree to use and show you step by step how to create this (or anything similar that you want!) on Adobe Illustrator. 2 quick things before we start - 1) this is going to be quite a lengthy post because I didn't want to miss … Continue reading How to make a logo/print on Illustrator
In all seriousness where did June go? This time I am back with another bullet journal layout and for the month of July I have decided to go with a bit of a Disney theme because well why not! (plus I ordered this really cool new Disney washi tape that I had to justify spending … Continue reading July (Disney) Bullet Journal Layout
Recently I have started to read a book called The Secret (blog post coming soon!) and one of the things it talks about is a dream board filled with things that you want/desire. It is a visual way of motivating you (and something that I thought would also make a pretty wall decoration!) It is … Continue reading Dream Board DIY
Going to an art university can often get you quite a lot of stick (something I will go into more detail in a later post) but it is also a very different experience from, what's considered to be, a 'normal' (by this I mean not just one field related) university. For this blog post I … Continue reading Art University vs ‘normal’ University
For the past 9 months I have become a bullet journal addict. Not only is it a great way to stay organised but it is also just a good excuse to doodle and practice some new hand-rendered type. June does not only mean the start of summer but it also means the start of a … Continue reading June Bullet Journal Layout
I am now (rather scarily) heading into my third and final year of studying Graphic Design at Norwich University of the Arts. Time has flown by and to think that this time next year I will be looking for my first full-time job is excitingly petrifying. Thinking about it though reminded me of this time 3 … Continue reading Becoming a Graphic Design student?