Reading Time: 2 minutes Deerz is an online store that specialises in a variety of goods such as sweaters, pullovers and rad Scandinavian patterns. The brand embodies a unique monochrome logo by use of stylistically unique lettering and imagery. The branding, specifically the logo design, places focus on an intricately concentrated design composed of significant forms such as patterns […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes The skill of competent versatility is a hard one to achieve and the design process plays a huge part in achieving it. Designers need to be willing to put in the time to explore the process, to try new things and step out of comfort zones. Here at Nicework, we appreciate the process just as much as the […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes Have a look at this little piece of insight gathered and written by our handsome intern, Wade Moonsamy: Graphic Inadequacy: The feeling I get when I comes across a hand crafted logotype or typographic treatment in a two second gif on the Internet. This is a real thing and after trying and crying, I have come to […]
Reading Time: 1 minute Chieh Ting Huang designed these simple wallets, Nothing Fancy using only leather and rubber bands, and simple folds to secure your belongings. Arriving at a simple and beautiful solution Sourced here and here
Reading Time: 1 minute Soren Berger is a wood turner with 35 years of experience. Rikki Berger documented Soren making one of his unique lamp shades from a single piece of wood. Making of a Shade from Soren Berger on Vimeo.
Reading Time: 1 minute Streamschool is an amazing animation made from various textiles, it was a BA graduation animation for (MOME) Moholy- Nagy University of Arts and Design in 2010. Streamschool (Patakiskola) from Péter Vácz on Vimeo. Director: Péter Vácz Background: Kati Egely Narration: Piroska Molnár Music: Yvein Monq Tutor: József Fülöp Translation: Joseph Wallace
Reading Time: 1 minute Made by Hand, has just released their second short documentary on knife maker Joel Bukiewicz of Cut Brooklyn. It is an amazing look into the life of this incredible individual and how craft has changed his life. Made by Hand / No 2 The Knife Maker from Made by Hand on Vimeo.
Reading Time: 1 minute A great set of notecards by Katie Kirk and Nathan Strandberg, the creatives behind Eight Hour Day: “Each card aligns with a different “chapter” mark, which are supplemental glyphs that represent the agency’s core values and disciplines.”
Reading Time: 1 minute Here is an awesome video on Randy Weflen, crafting and shaping Hollow Cedar Surfboards. Wefi Surfboards from mark wyatt on Vimeo.
Reading Time: 1 minute Loose Fit – Table Beggar is an amazing hand crafted music video. The video was initially shot at 12 frames/second with a stills camera and then printed and painstakingly each frame was hand torn and then fabricated into its final form as a stop-motion. Loose Fit – Table Beggar music video from Abbie stephens on […]