La salle de classe

You may remember I wrote about La Vie en Langues in a previous blog post when I had finished her branding. Since then, her classroom has been finished and it’s wonderful. Cynthia has taken inspiration from her brand by using bright colours to bring the classroom together. She has even had one of her characters…

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Twelve things I like to know

When clients come to me, they often have an idea of what they want, but they need to help me so that I can provide the best service I can. I have a sheet that we fill in together at the beginning over a cup of tea. I really enjoy this bit because I get…

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Young People’s Community Café

One of my clients- the West End Youth Enquiry Service (WEYES) part of Children North East – has been shortlisted for the Jubilee People’s Millions. WEYES want to provide a community café where young people will provide afternoon tea for over 70s on their loneliest day of the week, a Sunday. Isn’t that a lovely…

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Photography and design

I’ve written a guest post for Mandy Charlton Photography about using good quality imagery in design work. You can read it here Here are the two projects featured in the article, with design work by Whiteacres Design and beautiful, good quality, professional photography by Mandy Charlton Photography.          

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New work

It’s always lovely when work comes back from the printers and I can hold it, flick through it, smell it and see how well it’s turned out. These all arrived today – some leaflets for Martin House to promote their Active Supporter Challenge where you can raise money for the hospice while keeping fit, a…

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Grow up Green website goes live

This is your chance to learn about real nappies, find out why they are better for you baby, better for you and better for the environment. You can catch up on the latest news and even buy real nappies, accessories and sanitary items for mum. Visit the website here.

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Census 2011

That framed space on the back of the census envelope – wouldn’t it be great if it was used to collect a picture of your family (or anyone who is staying with you on the 27th March 2011?) There is a group on Flickr to collect pictures of these people in an online gallery. Upload…

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Growing a brand

This post is intended to show the design process from start to finish. *If you double click on a picture you can see it slightly bigger Grow up Green is run by Aggie Maxwell who sells reusable nappies and provides trial kit hire so that families can try the many types of nappy and discover…

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Work/ life balance

I’m featured in this article, where you can read a tiny bit about my work/life balance.

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Wheels Inc

Whiteacres worked with the existing logo to create the website for Wheels Inc offer mobile alloy wheel refurbishment. They repair and refurbish alloy wheels when they are chipped, scuffed, scraped, corroded or if the owner fancies something a little different then they can provide custom wheels in a range of colours.

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