Hank bought a bus

Reading Time: 2 minutes This bus, designed by architectural student Hank Butitta, is a whole different story. Butitta was tired of designing buildings that didn’t exist for imaginary clients and wanted to work with his hands to put some of his ideas into practice. So, he bought a bus off Craigslist and along with some help from photographer Justin Evidon and brother Vince, […]

Urban Bugs

Reading Time: 2 minutes Antonio Rodrigues was born in Brazil and graduated in Fine Arts. He have a body of work using traditional techniques, such as painting and printing. I think this project is really cool, each outfit fitting the bug so nicely and the detail is fantastic. I have painted in watercolours before and from experience I think […]

Interactive packaging

Reading Time: 1 minute Materie is a high quality wine cocktail which contains elderflower, Riesling grapes and mate. These three ingredients are included in the design. For each ingredient an icon is made and used to design the packaging  paper and the label. The coasters and the packaging paper will change from time to time and so the bottles could become collectors […]

Marmite from a bloggers eye view

Reading Time: 2 minutes As a part of the”if Mother didn’t tell you about Marmite, what else didn’t she tell you?” campaign bespoke, completely unique Marmite blogger packs, custom designed and inspired by ten of the most relevant bloggers in South Africa, were created. The blogger packs consisted of uniquely designed labels, front and back, with a ‘fact of the day […]

Ginger Monkey

Reading Time: 2 minutes This identity  created by Tom Lane, asa Ginger Monkey, was for two firemen, now owners of the brand, Hook & Irons Co. The idea for the brand began on the back porch of Firehouse 11. They wanted to highlight the craftsmanship and ingenuity  of all firefighters and create something they would be proud to wear.

Bob Dylan´s HAND LETTERING EXPERIENCE

Reading Time: 2 minutes This is a personal project done by Leonardo Senna, inspired by Bob Dylan´s Subterranean Homesick Blues video, where he flips cards with the lyrics as the song plays. He recreated those cards with handmade type. There are 66 cards done in one month using only pencil, black tint pens and brushes. Senna says that the challenge […]

Illusive

Reading Time: 2 minutes Zenith is the forthcoming album release of the ‘Illusive’ movement. The genre is a mixture of electronica, ambient and 8bit melodies The project itself is based around the branding of ‘Illusive’ and the ‘Zenith’ album release, focusing on elements of nature, divinity and euphoria. Below showcases a variation of the ‘Illusive’ font with illustrations that contain exact […]