How is the design scene in Scotland?
Welcoming, challenging and frustrating.
Specifically within the communication/graphic design industry, there’s a strong connected community full of positive, friendly people. In Glasgow there are regular talks, meet-ups and exhibitions including Longlunch, The Design Kids, GAB, Graphic Design Festival Scotland and more. It’s difficult to speak for the other cities! Continue reading 5 Questions with Warriors Studio
The 44-year Spanish old fast fashion retailer Zara introduced a new logo very recently (designed by Baron & Baron) and like every big logo redesign you have people screaming murder without being constructive in their criticism. It’s easy to do so, so let’s try to discuss this new logo. Continue reading The brand new Zara logo
I’ve always been sensitive to images around me and the stories they tell.
Stereotypical, I loved to draw ever since I was a kid, but never enrolled in an art class. Continue reading 5 Questions with illustrator Julie Vangeel
Choosing the best system to build your portfolio online is not always easy so we selected the 3 best online portfolio systems for designers to help you get started. Continue reading The 3 best online portfolio systems for creatives
Bert is one of the leading positioning and growth strategy specialists in the Netherlands. He has been working with numerous creative businesses and entrepreneurs to put them back on track. Continue reading 5 Questions with Bert Hagendoorn
2018 was a good year for the Creative Network blog, we published 17 interviews with creatives, bringing the total to 74 interviews on our blog. Here are the 3 most popular ones. Continue reading Our most popular interviews with creatives of 2018
After working with 3rd parties to give an overview of jobs in the creative industry we finally decided to implement our own job board Creative Jobs. Continue reading Introducing our job board Creative Jobs
Tille and I studied graphic design at Sint Lucas in Antwerp. We are driven by a passion for real craftsmanship, typography and beautiful, tactile design. Continue reading 5 Questions with Tille & Linde of Redopapers
Logo x Logo is the latest publication by Roel Stavorinus. The book features 59 designers that present their own favourite designed logo next to a favourite from a colleague. It gives a nice insight into what designers like about a well-designed logo. Continue reading Logo x Logo
I was born in a small village in the tip of Noord-Holland. When I was young my mom owned a garden centre, which I loved to decorate. The moment I saw the Dutch TV program ‘Geef nooit op‘ (Never give up) about window dressing I knew it for sure; I want to be a window dresser. Continue reading An interview with Suzanne den Otter