WEEKLY INSPIRATION – LAVA CHOCOLATE

July 12, 2017

Packaging design for LAVA chocolates has designed by Iwona Pryblya. The chocolate features a different unique flavour and bold gradients to attract the viewer and help reinforce the flavour of each chocolate. The unusual flavoured chocolate uses symbols referring to nature. The chocolate is wrapped in a white paper...

WEEKLY INSPIRATION – WASHINGTON POST

July 10, 2017

Inspiration this week comes from The Washington Post’s “Favorites” magazine. The cover features letters crafted with paint, LEDS and wood which show great experimentation with typography. The essence captured within the cover includes eating, drinking music and arts. The design creates the word “Favorites” using a fun and unique...

WEEKLY INSPIRATION – C + J SOCKS

June 20, 2017

Inspiration this week comes from Chris + Jessie. This is a fictional sock brand, based on the two founders, Chris loves stripes and Jessie loves dots. Their collective love for socks bring fun and life to the mundane. The use of objects in a window such as a banana,...

WEEKLY INSPIRATION – VIA RAIZ

June 6, 2017

This weeks inspiration comes from Via Raiz. The brand promotes Mexican contemporary design, supports classic craftsmanship. The concept behind the design is based on the origin of culture. Each of the symbols represent distinctive endemic artisanal techniques of Mexico. The design has a clean look, the use of white helps...

ONE VIBE

June 4, 2017

As summer is now approaching, some of us are getting ready to go on holiday and relax! A designer who has inspired me is Kenny Vidinich, located in Honolulu Hawaii. He creates amazing vector designs that relate to the summer vibes from waves, sea creatures, scenes, flowers and tribal...

WEEKLY INSPIRATION – CANDELA

May 28, 2017

This week’s inspiration comes from this chocolate packaging for Candela. They produce and sell Peruvian sustainable products. The logo is based on a simple candle design which refers to the name (“Candela” means candle in Spanish). The packaging refects on the companys mission statement along with the countries natural environment....

LASER CUTTER

May 24, 2017

For one of my current projects I am required to design a packaging box for the product. The style I have went for is to create a wooden box that has a traditional look towards it. I decided to use the laser cutter to engrave part of my design...

REVERENT TATTOO

May 21, 2017

For the past few years I’ve always wanted to get a tattoo. I have been held back from getting one as I constantly change my mind about the design I want. As I have a great passion for drawing, I would love to design my own. An artist who...

WEEKLY INSPIRATION – THRIVE MARKET

May 20, 2017

Week 5’s inspiration comes from an organic superfood company called Thrive Market’s. They produce cacao powder, maca powder, cacao nibs and whole chia seeds. The products are certified Organic and sourced from Fair Trade farmers. This design takes a different turn from what you would usually see for superfoods...

NICHOLAS SLATER

May 19, 2017

Nicholas Slater is an Illustrator and Designer, he creates logos, product illustrations and icons. He has worked with clients such as Twitter, Airstream, The Washington Post and Rad Pad. For a lot of his designs he uses vector style for logos, locations and people figures. I find him inspiring...