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A band logo I was working on…

Written by ajdf on May 28th, 2013 3:50 pm 365 Comments
Posted in General Design

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This is my web design process

Written by ajdf on November 21st, 2011 2:27 pm Comment
Posted in General Design, Personal Observations

Illustration showing a slightly tongue-in-cheek version of a client meeting

After years of practice I have honed my process to one which seems to work well. This is because it ensures clear communications with the client and reduces the risk of going down the wrong roads by involving them in the process. This process does vary from project to project but this is certainly a […]

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UX Design vs UI Design – What is it all about?

Written by ajdf on November 5th, 2011 2:10 pm Comment
Posted in General Design, Web Design

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You see the terms ‘UX Design / UI Design’ dropped around the web design universe like they are some kind of mysteriously interdependent dual-pronged torpedo in the armour of every web project team. UX Design means ‘User eXperience Design’ and UI Design means ‘User Interface Design’. That’s the easy bit. You could be forgiven for […]

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Clipper Tea packaging: Inspiring Stuff…

Written by ajdf on October 11th, 2011 8:37 pm 10 Comments
Posted in General Design, Personal Observations

Clipper Chai Tea packaging (personal photo)...

Sometimes a magic thing happens… there is a healthy fusion between design, product, art and consumerism. Clipper’s products tick those boxes for me. I am absolutely inspired by their packaging design and the way it makes me feel pleased to buy their products. I have admired Clipper packaging since I first noticed them in the […]

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