The Fifty Two started as a place for a couple of Brisbane locals to host their 52 week creative projects. All around the ideas of turning your dreams into goals and goals into action. Talented designer Laura Strange asked me to write a piece for the new community around the art of putting pen to […]
A few of my passions exploded into a new project this year, called Notely. This new local label combines my loves of design, collaboration, sustainability and stationery, as well as digital and ecommerce, all into one beautiful small business. With much help and questioning of my friends, I sought out to create a brand that […]
Over the past couple of months I’ve been tracing my family history with my Dad. It’s been a fun and really interesting side project and I can’t wait to bring it all together into a nice printed book for the family. I’ve heard the rumours over the years, and I really didn’t think it was […]
I’ve been a huge fan of Sarah’s mixed media artworks for a long time. Her vivid style and vivacious personality is infectious. This time, Sophia and Sammy joined me at Sarah’s home in Brisbane to talk about all things creativity. We were there most of the day, but that Saturday was so inspiring, that we […]
Soph, Alex and I have been busy again! This time we travelled to St. Thomas Studio at Chevron Island, Gold Coast. Here we spoke to the AWESOME and massively inspiring Claudio Kirac about his latest show, Love Letters. Read more on Design Montage.
October’s been a huge month! As part of the relaunch for the new Design Montage website, I invited 6 creatives from Brisbane, Gold Coast and Byron Bay to create a limited edition set of posters. Talented Brisbane designer and screen printer, Paul Nolan, meticulously screen printed the series. Visit the DM online shop!
The Villager Hotel in Brisbane was a sold out crowd last week! I spoke on the panel at this month’s Networx Marketing Event. The topic for discussion was – Entrepreneurial Marketing: innovative thinking to create or re-invigorate your brand. I was so nervous! But I was in good (and really laid back) company of Mike […]
The Smart State Design awards were held at The Edge last week and the winners of the Smart State Fellowship and Emerging Leader awards were announced. The Smart State Fellowship was awarded to architect Shane Thompson for his continued contribution to design thinking and projects through his practice. Although I didn’t win, I felt privileged […]