Handcrafted with thought in Manchester

Expert Designers and Developers trained in the creative and digital industry who offer a bespoke, professional and trustworthy service.

We are a Web Design Studio based in Manchester with an outstanding reputation for quality, bespoke designs across all digital campaigns - including eCommerce web design and responsive website design.

With over a decade of experience, Shape is a energetic, fresh and vibrant team of eight offering creative talent, industry knowledge and extremely high standards. All of our team members have degrees in both Graphic Design and Web Design.

We work with Sole Traders and ambitious Start Up Businesses through to large global organisations such as Blackberry, Selfridges and Harvey Nichols, so we can tailor our services to suit your needs. 

Meet the Team

Andy Golpys

Designer & Project Manager

  • Lectures at Salford University
  • Favourite Typeface: Playfair Display
  • Favourite Shape: Circle
  • Dislikes: Uneven Margins
  • Favourite Artist: Eric Cantona
  • Can't eat cheese
Jason Mayo

Designer & Web Developer

  • Favourite Typeface: Apercu
  • Loves F1 & Cycling
  • Dislikes: Broccoli
  • Favourite Artist: Sam Flores
  • Favourite Colour: #00FFAE
  • Eats too much cheese
  • Favourite Shape: Line
  • Drinks too much Pepsi Max
Tom Pickering

Designer & Web Developer

  • Competes in Triathlons
  • Favourite Typeface: Bodoni Poster
  • Favourite Colour: #8DCBB8
  • Eats too many Mangoes
  • Owns a Classic VW Beetle
  • Favourite Shape: Triangle
  • Dislikes: Wind
  • Favourite Artist: The White Stripes
Adam Ascroft

Designer & Web Developer

  • Favourite Colour : #FFCF55
  • Loves Chiquitos
  • Favourite Typeface : Raleway
  • Enjoys : Stargazing
  • Favourite Artist : Johnny Cash
  • Favourite Shape : Circle
  • Likes : The Beach
Mike Ashurst

Designer & SEO

  • Favourite colour: #008BFF
  • Favourite font: Univers
  • Likes: Pizza
  • Fluent in wiganese
  • Elite level cyclist
Jonathan Boothby


  • Favourite Film : Almost Famous
  • Favourite Typeface : Futura
  • Favourite Shape : Triangle
  • Dislikes : Marshmallows
Chris Golpys

Accounts & Finance

  • Favourite Drink: Cuba Libre
  • Favourite Shape : Circle
  • Wizard with Spreadsheets
  • Loves Food
  • Can bust a few dance moves
Graeme Hayes

Search Engine Optimisation

  • Avid Cyclist
  • Has a kid
  • Favourite Font : Helvetica Neue
Ruby Jayne

Design Intern

  • Favourite Toy : Woody
  • Favourite Food : Beef Stroganoff
  • Dislikes Sleeping

"I can safely say you are the most attentive to prospective clients..."

Alegra Torel

"I can confidently say I have the most aesthetically pleasing site in my industry & it has hugely impacted on my sales volumes."

James Tighe, Progress JJ

Our Clients

We work with start-up businesses through to global organisations
Service Spotlight


Recent Project

Go2 Telecom

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