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The role of design in self-published books

Recently, I designed a book called Keeping Your Spirits Up for local author Sarah Dale. Sarah is an occupational psychologist and coach based in the Nottingham area, and we had been introduced by a mutual friend. I often work with authors who want to self-publish their writing in some form – either as a traditional printed book or an eBook… Read More

Local Christmas Art and Craft Fairs

his time of year is full of events to find great gifts for the holidays for friends and family. Some highlights include Nottingham Comtemporary’s new “Craft. Design. Contemporary.” craft market and Sheffield’s Frost Fair, both on this weekend. They both present good opportunities to pick up a unique gift, see the work of local arts… Read More

Guest Blog – Makeup a List

With Christmas just around the corner, I figured I’d do a wee shopping list for you all of my favourite pieces of make-up and skin care kit. Boys, get these you’re your wife/girlfriend/sister/Mum/aunt/best friend and they’ll near enough be guaranteed to love you long time; well, at least until Valentines Day Rockalily Rockalily lipstick are… Read More

Guest Blog – The New Industrial Revolution is FAB

Editor of Wired Magazine, Chris Anderson tell us that “Atom are the new bits” in what he describes as “the next industrial revolution” (1). The last few decades has been a digital revolution, the commodity is bits, tiny pieces of information. Now in the new industrial revolution we are turning those bits, that information into… Read More