Ask me anything   A Collection of Creative Observations & Interviews

twitter.com/CreaNotebook:

    10 Pennies Interview: Bri Cirel

    10 Pennies Interview: Bri Cirel

    Bri Cirel is a fantastic artist from California who fuses typography and painting in a cool art and design mashup. In her work, Bri uses text to insert narration and utilise the font’s graphic qualities to visually corrupt and distort images that are repetitious in the art world. A very nice idea and interesting technique, as you will see in her video’s below. Enjoy!

    Bri Cirel Profile Picture

    1. In no more than 140…

    View On WordPress

    — 2 months ago
    Mine’s a Pint Please, Pet!

    Mine’s a Pint Please, Pet!

    The beginning workings of a poster idea celebrating all the great things that come in pint form.

    photo2 (2)photo1 (2)

    View On WordPress

    — 2 months ago
    Le Sun is ‘ere!

In honour of the sun which has brought a well earned summer to Britain’s shores!

    Le Sun is ‘ere!

    In honour of the sun which has brought a well earned summer to Britain’s shores!

    — 2 months ago
    Never Mix the Grape & the Grain

Trying out some ideas: illustration styley!

    Never Mix the Grape & the Grain

    Trying out some ideas: illustration styley!

    — 2 months ago
    Design Superheroes: People Using Design Powers for Good!

    Design Superheroes: People Using Design Powers for Good!

    design-superhearoes Design and creativity can be inspiring without selling or promoting something. A lot of creative pursuits are primarily geared towards these things, they are what keep the industry afloat. There are those, however, who are attempting to use their knowledge and creative skill for good, to not only better creatives but also society as a whole. Some of these Design Superheroes are listed below:

    One…

    View On WordPress

    — 2 months ago
    #50 problems in 50 days  #Burning Questions  #D&AD  #Five Ways We&039;ll Change The World  #James Victore  #One thing I know  #White Pencil Laboratory 
    Weapons of Choice & the Importance of Scamping

    Weapons of Choice & the Importance of Scamping

    weapons of choice The above picture, from left to right, in order of preference are my weapons of choice. Or rather tools of my trade.

    I’m very rarely someone who jumps straight onto a Mac as soon as the brief has been given, preferring to scribble, or scamp, something down first and flesh out an idea loosely. Sometimes I’m scamping before the briefing has even finished, trying to catch my thoughts on paper as…

    View On WordPress

    — 3 months ago
    #scamping  #scribbling  #sketching 
    10 Pennies Interview: Malin Rosenqvist

    10 Pennies Interview: Malin Rosenqvist

    Malin introduced herself to me a month or so a go about being featured on Creative Notebook. Admittedly, I forgot about her email but not her beautiful work and its bold and simplistic style. I knew it would great to have her in our 10 Penniesfeature. A resident of Stockholm, Malin, today tells us why its always important to consider the client and why she’s working on knowing when to stop. Enjoy!

    View On WordPress

    — 3 months ago
    #illustration  #illustrator  #interview  #Malin Rosenqvist 
    10 Pennies Interview: Biff

    10 Pennies Interview: Biff

    10 Pennies is back with the author of some very cool and intricate illustrations, UK-based creative, Biff. Today he shares with us a very positive pennies worth and tells us why it’s important to just enjoy making art. Enjoy!

    biff-interview-profile-picture

    1. In no more than 140 characters, describe what you do?
    I am an illustrator and creator of things that (I hope) put a smile on people’s faces. Art is for everyone, so why…

    View On WordPress

    — 3 months ago