Morecambe Typeface

Here we feature Heather Armer’s Morecambe typeface project from her final year show in 2012.

A- Z of Morecambe

A- Z of Morecambe

Numerals & Punctuation

Numerals & Punctuation

Detail - 1

Detail - 1

Detail - 2

Detail - 2

Detail - 3

Detail - 3

Detail - 4

Detail - 4

Poster - 1

Poster - 1

Poster - 2

Poster - 2

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In Print

In Print

ipad application

ipad application

Book of Postcards - Cover

Book of Postcards - Cover

Book of Postcards - detail

Book of Postcards - detail

Packaging application

Packaging application

Heather’s display face design was drawn from observed shapes taken from in and around Morecambe’s sea front environment. The resulting designs, combined with a beautifully considered colour palette, make for an elegant bespoke type face.

Hand Made

Here we feature Jessie Frogertt’s ‘Hand Made’ project from 2014. The brief was to brand and promote a new contemporary craft fair selling bespoke handcrafted wares.

Limited edition inspired brand mark

Limited edition inspired brand mark

Development sheet 1

Development sheet 1

Development sheet 2

Development sheet 2

Diagonally folded leaflets

Diagonally folded leaflets

Leaflets opened out

Leaflets opened out

Poster 1 - Handcut

Poster 1 - Handcut

Posters 2&3 Hand Stitched & Embossed

Posters 2&3 Hand Stitched & Embossed

On screen application

On screen application

Example 1 - Embroidery page

Example 1 - Embroidery page

Example 2 - Ceramics page

Example 2 - Ceramics page

Sliding transition concept - 1

Sliding transition concept - 1

Sliding transition concept - 2

Sliding transition concept - 2

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Example of mobile applications

Example of mobile applications

Selection of Jessie’s research - Transition 1

Selection of Jessie’s research - Transition 2

Great example of a well thought through branding project. Nice diagonal device, coupled with strong colour palette and stylish photography. All underpinned by excellent research & development.

Branding Bradford

Here we feature Dan Horsfall’s Branding for Bradford. His branding concept was based on Bradford’s cotton industry & heritage.

Brand mark based on abstracted diagonal weave.  Warp & weft

Brand mark based on abstracted diagonal weave. Warp & weft

Heritage trail way finding concept

Heritage trail way finding concept

Poster signifying Bradfords central location in the UK

Poster signifying Bradfords central location in the UK

In context

In context

How the idea translates to print

How the idea translates to print

Brochure

Brochure

Lanyards & Stationary

Lanyards & Stationary

Carrier bag designs

Carrier bag designs

Style Guide - Dynamic photography intertwines with flat graphic weave devise.

Style Guide - Dynamic photography intertwines with flat graphic weave devise.

In context

In context

Way finding signage system concept

Way finding signage system concept

Environment - Light projection concept on local landmarks - 1

Environment - Light projection concept on local landmarks - 1

Environment - Light projection concept on local landmarks - 2

Environment - Light projection concept on local landmarks - 2

Billboard advertising concept

Billboard advertising concept

A good solid example of Branding a location based around one well researched historic connection.

60 Years of Letraset

Here we feature an animated short film by Neil Bennison created to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the launch of Letraset.

Title

Title

All the character portraits were created using sheets of A3 discarded Letraset found on a rubbish tip. They were damp and very distressed when first found but once we had dried them out in the studio we were able to begin to play around with them.

A sample of one of the sheets

A sample of one of the sheets

The following is a selection of some of the characters that we created using the discarded type.

The following is a selection of some of the characters that we created using the discarded type.

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Click to play the film.

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Beautifully crafted animation and a great example of creative happenstance.

100 years of Nikon

Here we feature an identity design to celebrate Nikon’s 100th Anniversary by Heidi Woodhead, as well as some ideas for an exhibition layout.

Click to play

Exhibition ticket designs

Exhibition ticket designs

The four main exhibition areas

The four main exhibition areas

Nickon close up

Nickon close up

On entering the exhibition visitors collect a pair of interactive spectacles.

On entering the exhibition visitors collect a pair of interactive spectacles.

Microscopic images blown up large

Microscopic images blown up large

Spectacles reveal hidden messages.

Spectacles reveal hidden messages.

Interactive touchscreens reveal information and images in context

Interactive touchscreens reveal information and images in context

Slapstick Rebrand

Here we feature Louis Murphy Hancock’s rebrand for the Slapstick Festival, an annual event that takes place in Bristol. This project was part of Louis’s degree show and cleverly intertwines typography with appropriate silent slapstick footage to great effect.

Stills mood board

Stills mood board

Animated billboard

Programmes designed on celluloid & rolled up

Programmes designed on celluloid & rolled up

Short advertising show start times

A short film outlining the theatres ground rules

Perforated tickets play with visual wit.

Perforated tickets play with visual wit.

Short film advertising ticket sales

Outdoor Advertising

Outdoor Advertising

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Ambient Ideas

Ambient Ideas

Goodbye and come again soon!

Great work. Comprehensive, well crafted and appropriate to the subject matter.