Illustration I got a last-minute call from a client who had a big company event, which just happened to coincide with his 10 year wedding anniversary. Under a tight timeframe, I whipped up this anniversary illustration as a gift to his wife who’d be spending her anniversary at home with the kids. To make the … Continue reading Anniversary Illustration
Illustration This was a job for Angela Renee (angelarenee.co.nz), who we met at the campground in Mount Maunganui early in 2015. While Otis and her son were bonding over matchbox cars, we got to talking about our work. She’s a hairdresser, and wanted a special card to give wedding clients after their big day. Apart from … Continue reading Angela Renee hair & makeup
Illustration/Personal The best kinds of birthday presents are the ones you enjoy making and giving as much as the birthday-kid does receiving them. That was certainly the case with this special-request pressie for Hannah’s little sister. Jess came up with the phrase and asked for it to be hand-lettered, but the rest was a completely open brief … Continue reading May the day grow ever brighter
Illustration A longing for the exquisite chocolate of their Argentinian homeland led owners Alex Gimenez and Lorena Giallonardo to establish Patagonia Chocolates in 2005. A decade later, they are chocolatiers, ice cream makers and coffee roasters with four cafes located in the Southern Lakes of New Zealand. For a packaging refresh, Hannah was tasked with creating an illustration depicting … Continue reading Patagonia Chocolates
Illustration In the lead-up to the 100 year ANZAC day commemorations, the New Zealand Mounted Rifles Charitable Trust came to us wanting to print historic hat-badges onto t-shirts. Unable to do much with the low-res photos, we instead suggested illustrating the badges to make them clearer and more versatile to use across merchandise down the track.