Ffffound closes down. I suppose the day had to come that Ffffound closes down. This invite-only design site had been around since 2007 but its simplicity, lack of pleading clickbait headlines, and the death of Google Reader, probably meant there wasn’t a niche for it any more. The content varied wildly and at times it … Read more Design Site Ffffound Closes Down
This is a mascot/logo design I did for the soon-to-launch motorparts.ie. Here he is in situ with the lettering as it’ll appear on the site: Other recent logo/mascot work I’ve done is the Locke Lemon character for an in-house soft drink on sale in a pub in Limerick. If you need a character designed for … Read more Logo/Mascot Design: Character for Motorparts.ie
Rugby cartoon: this is a poster design I did for a recent client. You might vaguely recognise something about it: it riffs on a recent crisp advertising campaign of a certain notoriety. There’s a bit of role reversal in this rugby cartoon!
(UPDATE: the design studio in question is Gather No Moss). Spare a thought for Hidden Eloise, a UK based artist who’s currently in dispute with Paperchase over one of their designs. Paperchase are selling tote bags and books that feature an element that’s clearly traced from one of Eloise’s paintings. I think it’s a bit … Read more Paperchastened: Company uses lifted artwork in products