Utter Otter Artistry

If this doesn’t make your Monday a brighter day, then I don’t know what will, nor do I know whether we could ever be friends. Take a look, and be romanced by these delicate illustrations done by 星明 李 . Bringing a character to life is an art, and as we see here, can be projected thoroughly […]

Branding and People

The Saint Etienne Opera House commissioned Brand designer Graphéine to redesign the Opera House visual identity. The redesign had us singing from the roof tops in awe of their clever and simple visual communication. The objective stated was to restore a sense of closeness with citizens of Saint-Étienne, through a simple and popular communication. The main innovation […]

Goggly Eyed for Google

https://g-design.storage.googleapis.com/production/v5/assets/g-header.mp4 Google’s revamped logo has many mixed opinions from it’s users (the vast majority), but have we taken into account that this was not a whim and Being google, thought, structure and planning went into their brand face-lift? Let’s take a closer look: The planning:  Logo Construction:  https://g-design.storage.googleapis.com/production/v5/assets/g-logotype.mp4 Google ‘G’ Construction:  https://g-design.storage.googleapis.com/production/v5/assets/g-letter.mp4 The Elements: “Design […]


Creative mornings Johannesburg has a heart the size of our city. We have passion for face-to-face connections, a variety of perspectives and humans that inspire other humans. The bigger picture matters, and we want to inspire you to chase the things that matter to your bigger picture. And so, our next theme is revealed : […]

Creative Mornings: Action

This August holds an action packed talk for all you absolutely amazing authentic attendees. Thank you FreshBooks and  Jose Berrio for this awesome illustration. Need to get inspired, meet the mentor of your dreams or simply mingle, munch some delicious Vovo Telo and sip on some delightful Doubleshot Coffee? Wash that all down with Luna water and you are […]

Wish Upon a Star

The ‘CSILLAGDA’ (already obsolete word for observatory in Hungarian), that only existed for a short period of 37 years on top of the most famous  of hills, Gellert in Budapest, was named URANIAE. Urania was one of the nine Muses in Greek mythology, patroness of astronomy and astrology; hence the name of the observatory. Hajnalka Illés fromBudapest, Hungary, showcases her attention […]

A Monday Smile in the form of a Rabbit

This Monday, let us think of the simple things that make us feel warm and fuzzy inside… like a hot cup of tea, a good book, a comfy duvet and  series, or a fluffy rabbit. I would like to introduce you to the brilliance that is Miffy Chen. Her simple illustrations come to life through […]

A Foxy Tale

Mondays have the tendancy to throw many of us curve balls or waves of procrastination, as we metaphorically curl into the fetal position and sway slowly back and forth… A tad dramatic? Maybe. Anyhow, this Monday I have chosen to introduce you to someone who may very well brighten your day. Meet Quinn the Fox, […]