Design, Theory & Ramblings

Salford Uni Carnival

So last night was the Salford Uni Carnival at Islington Mill. A great turn out which saw industry professionals and students mingling in a warm environment. Throughout the day portfolio surgeries took place where students could get feedback and crit on their portfolio's from the pro's. After a busy day...

Studio Environment 2012

New shots of the Design Studio for 2012. Get a red couch Divide the room with a massive bookcase Create a meeting area Create a wireframe drawer Have some nice green bushes Have a whiteboard for notes Get some A2 posters printed Have a food drawer Get an extra radiator...

Work Experience at Shape

It's been a long time since we had a student in for some studio work experience. So we're opening up the opportunity again to look for some more talented creatives to come into our studio and sit opposite Jamie and his lovely face. The placements will be for a minimum...

The Production Office

The Production Office is the most established facilitating company in the NorthWest, with unrivalled experience in production facilitating. With an excellent reputation both nationally and internationally, built on over 35 years experience in the commercial industry. A selection of there clientele include the likes of; HLA, Rogue, Short Films for...

Rachel Joseph Xmas Card

Celebrity Photographer, Rachel Joseph, wanted some simple christma cards to give out to clients. Check this little beauty out on heavyweight card with bespoke handwriting.Sponsored by Leighton Denny.

Luke Ratcliffe - Work Placement

"Recently I have completed a work placement at MadebyShape. During my time I worked with the team on a variety of projects, from designing the layout of an upcoming studio project - from research to final design stage, to working on character illustrations for a children's sporting venture. Having never...

Its a Shape Christmas

Here at Shape we have just released our festive interactive countdown to christmas 2011 http://www.itsashapechristmas.co.uk/ in collaboration with illustrators from around the globe. A new illustration will be revealed everyday throughout December up until Santa arrives on the 25th. All of the featured illustrations will be available to download for...

3 Important Web Design Factors

As myself (Andy) and Jason teach Web Design to students at the University of Salford, it becomes apparent that many new students don't know basics of Web Design because they have never done it before, which gets us thinking what are the main 3 factors of starting in Web Design...

I Love UK Launch

Andy represented Shape at the I Love UK Launch party at the Place Hotel in Manchester. Unfortunately we don't have any swarve pictures of him in a blazer so here is just one from the night of a few celebrities - provided by Jason Harry Photography. For more details about...

John Lewis

"Here at Shape we appreciate excellence in design, consistency in branding and well-executed projects. As we gear up for @ShapeChristmas (www.itsashapechristmas.co.uk) we can't help but notice that the retail world has gone Christmas crazy and through all of the tinsel and 'celebrity' light switch-ons we turned to something a little...

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