The funeral was yesterday. The sun shone brightly, putting Wiltshire’s landscape in sharp relief with the overexposed colours of autumn.
In the morning I had discovered that waterproof mascara works on eyelashes already wet with tears.
In the last post > Read more
The main sector I have worked in for more than twenty years is fashion. Branding, graphic and digital design, helping people start and grow their businesses – lots of fun and creative work. On a personal level, I am interested > Read more
Now that we have just hired a new designer at Grain, I was all set to write a post about how to find a job as a graphic designer, when I remembered that I already wrote a Thought about that > Read more
From Michael Mettler, Architect, Zürich. Furniture website at www.maude.info.
Yesterday I encountered a group of 28 refugees from Afghanistan on a train. After some initial hesitation, they started to unwrap their story, pulling out mobile phones and showing images > Read more
…is what this evocative neon sign in London’s Soho says, in Italian. After writing about how much I dislike typical networking events, I somehow found myself chock-a-block (or the more expressive ‘chokka’) with slightly more unconventional events this week, all > Read more
Over the past few weeks we’ve been holding our quarterly team reviews at Grain Creative. Though the channels of communication are always open at Grain, it’s good to take the time to focus on each person and make sure > Read more